The Oregon Conference Treasury department provides a variety of services: employee payroll, processing of tithes and offerings, and financial budgeting and reporting.
Check here for copies of the offering schedule, church treasurer newsletter and other important information from the treasury department.
Have you ever wondered how an Executive Committee decides on the details of a Conference Budget? According to North American Division best practice, each year’s budget is to be based on a projected “income” of 98% of the previous year’s tithe. That’s the starting point. Keep reading...
In 2016 the "Youth Education Fund" (YEF) was renamed to "Oregon Conference Youth Support" (OCYS) and restructured to better support the youth and young adults in our conference. The OCYS offering is broken down as shown in the graph.
Ten times each year the Oregon Conference Youth Support offering will be specifically collected at our conference churches. The conference will be providing videos for congregations to use for their offering calls on those Sabbaths.
We are entrusted by God with time and opportunities, abilities and possessions, and the blessings of the earth and its resources. We are responsible to Him for their proper use. We acknowledge God's ownership by faithful service to Him and our fellow men, and by returning tithes and giving offerings for the proclamation of His gospel and the support and growth of His church.
Stewardship is a privilege given to us by God for nurture in love and the victory over selfishness and covetousness. The steward rejoices in the blessings that come to others as a result of His faithfulness. (Genesis 1:26-28; 2:15; 1 Chronicles 29:14; Haggai 1:3-11; Malachi 3:8-12; 1 Corinthians 9:9-14; Matthew 23:23; 2 Corinthians 8:1-15; Romans 15:26-27) Number 21 of the Fundamental Beliefs
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