Sacramento Presbytery - Presbytery Congregations by City Name

Forms & Publications

Guidelines & Policies


COM Manual:   Table of Contents
                          Section 1:  Introduction to the Work of COM
                          Section 2:  Ending Pastoral Relationships
                          Section 3:  Temporary Pastoral Relationships
                          Section 4:  Called Pastoral Leadership
                          Section 5:  Terms of Call & Employment
                          Section 6:  Guidelines for Committee on Ministry Visitation to Ministers & Sessions 
                          Section 7:  Validated Ministries & CREs
                          Section 8:  Gracious Policy for Reconciliation or Dismissal of Congregations
                          Section 9:  Process Checklist for Pastoral Vacancy & Search

Temporary & Associate Pastors becoming installed pastor: COM Interpretation of Book of Order, G-2.0504c

Guidelines for Inquirers & Candidates

Statement of Faith Guidelines

Steps to Calling a Designated Pastor

On Calling a Pastor- Manual by Church Leadership Connection PC(USA)

Checklist for Inviting an Interim Pastor

Questions for Presbytery Church Candidates

Background Check Form (Praesidium)

Report of Plans for Ordination/Installation

Pastor's Profile Form

Separation Ethics Policy

Boundaries Covenant

Policy on Sexual Misconduct Prevention

Guidelines for Sexual Misconduct Training

Vacation & Study Leave Policy

Sabbatical Leave Policy

Specimen Leave Policy

Gracious Policy for Reconciliation or Dismissal of Congregations

Member-at-Large Membership Questionnaire 

New Worshiping Congregations Employment & Payment Policy 


Publications & Information

Book of Order 2017-2019

Book of Confessions 2016

Common Book of Worship

Sacramento Presbytery's Partners in Prayer

Bienvenidos Vecinos! Welcome Neighbors: An Invitation to Latino Ministry in the Presbytery of Sacramento

Mission Support Ministry Priorities

Building Security Checklist



Stewardship, Financial/Employment Forms, & Grants

Expense Reimbursement Form

Church Treasurer's Manual

Per Capita Mission Giving Resource

Pastoral Call Form Salary & Benefits

TE Annual Salary Report and Minimum Terms of Call

2018 Mission Pledge Letter and Forms 

Synod Mission Remittance Form

Project Codes to Designate Mission Funds

New Worshiping Communities Seed Grant

Mission Support Ministry Team Grant Application

Cents-ability Grant Application

New Worshiping Communities Investment Grant Application

Hilda V. Thompson Medical Ministry Grant Application

Congregational Support Ministry Grant Application 

Mission Trip Resource Handbook

Mission Support Ministry Team Grant Application 

Church Employment Handbook 

I-9 Form

W-4 Form

Employee Timesheet

Direct Deposit Authorization




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