Date
Info

05/16/22
Preparation for Ministry Handbook and Policies – updated Jan 2022
Preparation for Ministry Handbook and Policies for the Presbytery of the Highlands - updated May 2022
05/16/22

Date
Info

12/01/18
Presbytery Missional Giving – Resource Sheet
12/01/18


Date
Info

01/01/24
2024 Missional/Per Capita Remittance Form
01/01/24

Date
Info

11/10/23
Fully Accountable Expense Reimbursement Sample Policy
Sample policy
11/10/23

11/10/23
Investment Policy – Presbytery of the Highlands
11/10/23

11/10/23
Investment Policy Sample and Suggestions
11/10/23

04/09/21
Guidelines for Financial Activity in the Church: A Treasurer’s Handbook
04/09/21

12/01/18
Record Retention Guidelines
12/01/18

12/01/18
Audit – what’s included in a full review
12/01/18

12/01/18
Gift Acceptance Policy
12/01/18

Date
Info

01/01/23
Pulpit Supply List – March 2024
01/01/23

05/24/21
Your Appointed Moderator
Your Appointed Moderator - May 2021
05/24/21

Date
Info

10/30/23
Dissolution Agreement for Pastors, Session and Congregations
What is a dissolution agreement?
10/30/23

10/30/23
When the Installed Pastor Leaves…
10/30/23

07/21/21
Rubric of Pastoral Responsibilities
Rubric of Pastoral Responsibilities 2021
07/21/21

05/24/21
Separation Ethics Agreement
Separation Ethics Agreement/Covenant
05/24/21

05/24/21
Clergy Renewal Policy
Clergy Renewal Policy
05/24/21

05/24/21
Family Leave Policy – The Highlands
Family leave Policy - May 2021
05/24/21

05/24/21
Pastoral Relationships in the Presbytery of the Highlands
Pastoral Relationships for the Presbytery of the Highlands
05/24/21

03/03/21
Ethical Standards for Ministers – Highlands Presbytery
Ethical Standards for all ministers of Highlands Presbytery
03/03/21

03/03/21
Sexual Misconduct Policy – Highlands Presbytery
Revised and review Sexual Misconduct Policy Highlands Presbytery
03/03/21


Date
Info

02/09/24
2024 Minimum Terms of Call Worksheet Revised Feb 2024
Worksheet for TOC 2024 Revised Feb 2024
02/09/24

11/10/23
Instructions for the 2024 Terms of Call – Presbytery of the Highlands
11/10/23

07/21/21
Rubric of Pastoral Responsibilities
Rubric of Pastoral Responsibilities 2021
07/21/21


Date
Info

10/30/23
Dissolution Agreement for Pastors, Session and Congregations
What is a dissolution agreement?
10/30/23

07/21/21
Rubric of Pastoral Responsibilities
Rubric of Pastoral Responsibilities 2021
07/21/21


Date
Info

10/30/23
Dissolution Agreement for Pastors, Session and Congregations
What is a dissolution agreement?
10/30/23

10/30/23
Retired Pastor Policy
10/30/23


Date
Info

03/03/21
Commissioned Ruling Elder Policy – Highlands Presbytery
Policy for Commissioned Ruling Elders
03/03/21


Date
Info

06/28/22
2022 Annual Report
06/28/22

05/24/21
Validated Ministry Policy
Validated Ministry Policy
05/24/21


Date
Info

11/05/21
Ordination Service in the Presbytery of the Highlands
Ordination Service in the Presbytery of the Highlands
11/05/21

11/05/21
Installation Service in the Presbytery of the Highlands
Installation Service in the Presbytery of the Highlands
11/05/21

Date
Info

03/04/21
Child and Youth Protection Policy of The Presbytery of Highlands March 2021
The Child and Youth Protection Policy of the Presbytery of the Highlands of New Jersey March 2021
03/04/21

03/03/21
Ethical Standards for Ministers – Highlands Presbytery
Ethical Standards for all ministers of Highlands Presbytery
03/03/21

03/03/21
Sexual Misconduct Policy – Highlands Presbytery
Revised and review Sexual Misconduct Policy Highlands Presbytery
03/03/21

Discernment Process – Turning the Page – updated February 2021

Replaces Discovering and Connecting the Pieces

Date
Info

01/22/24
Turn the Page Part 1 – Introduction
Introduction to the Turn the Page Discernment Process
01/22/24

01/22/24
Turn the Page Retreat 1 – instructions
Turn the Page Retreat 1 Instructions
01/22/24

01/22/24
Dwelling in the Word Instructions
Instructions for Dwelling in the Word - Turning the Page
01/22/24

Date
Info

01/22/24
Turn the Page Discernment Process Retreat 2 Instructions
Turn the Page Retreat 2 Instructions
01/22/24

01/22/24
Storytelling Season Resource No. 1
Storytelling Season Retreat 2
01/22/24

01/22/24
Four Basic Rules of Brainstorming
Four basic Rules of Brainstorming
01/22/24

01/22/24
Dwelling in the Word for the Discernment Process Retreat 2
Dwelling in the Word Discernment Event Instructions
01/22/24

01/22/24
Mutual Invitation Resource
Mutual Invitation Resource
01/22/24

Date
Info

02/26/23
Model Lease Agreement
02/26/23

03/04/21
Property and Insurance Team Description PHNJ
Position description of the Property and Insurance Team
03/04/21

Date
Info

03/04/21
Capital Construction Loan Policy – PHNJ
Capital Construction Loan Policy - Highlands Presbytery
03/04/21

03/04/21
Emergency Loan Policy – Presbytery of the Highlands of NJ
Emergency Loan Policy of the Highlands Presbytery of NJ
03/04/21


Date
Info

03/04/21
Historic Grant Policy of Highlands Presbytery of NJ
Historic Grant Policy of Highlands Presbytery NJ
03/04/21

Date
Info

04/10/23
Manse Assessment Form
This manse form is recommended to be completed by churches annually to serve as a guide for needed maintenance and upgrades. Please contact the Property & Insurance Team with any questions.
04/10/23

11/12/21
Building Use License Agreement – The Highlands Presbytery
Building Use License Agreement - 2021
11/12/21

Resource Sheets and Other Information