Governance & Financial Resources

NCP Clerk of Session Handbook (2019)



Per the minutes of the 842nd Stated Meeting of Presbytery (September 18, 2018), the per capita for 2019 will be $29.80.


Budgeting Info to Churches - 2019
2019 New Castle Presbytery Budget
2019 New Castle Presbytery Budget Detail
PCUSA Per Capita Resources
2018 Financial Review


Employment & Compensation Guidelines are reviewed and approved by the Committee on Ministers & Congregations.  For 2019, please note:

  • The Effective Salary Form must be completed and returned by 2/15/19.
  • CHURCH TREASURERS:  Please be sure to update this information yearly within your online Board of Pensions Benefits Connect account to insure accuracy of payments and associated benefits.
  • The approved 2019 minimum salary for full-time ordained pastors is $52,343.

Click on the following documents to download and review.

Board of Pensions 2019 Quick Facts & Dues Schedule
NCP Employment & Compensation Guidelines
Effective Salary Form
NCP Pastoral Fees for Services
MedWrap Brochure 2019
MedWrap - Dues Instructions & Remittance Form


  • Church Treasurers and Administrators information, as it relates to the Board of Pensions, is available here. 
  • Board of Pensions:
    • Benefits at a Glance is available here
    • Vacancy Dues for Retirees’ healthcare is available here.
  • IRS Pastor’s Compensation is available here.




NCP Manual
NCP Funding Voucher
NCP Expense Voucher
NCP Per Capita & Mission Remittance


NOTE:  MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENT for all Committees and Commissions of Presbytery has been reaffirmed by the Trustees as of their February, 2019 meeting.  The 2019 Federal IRS mileage rate is $.58/mile and $.29/mile for committee/commission members.