In a little more than half an hour, you can get an overview of church finance basics with these six brief videos by Sam Reckford, diocesan CFO. Start with the introduction, above (time: 2:59) and then continue with videos 2-6 below. You can also watch all six videos straight through using this YouTube playlist.
2. Internal Controls (time: 5:43)
3. The Income Statement (time 11:42)
4. The Balance Sheet (time: 5:00)
5. Compensation Reporting (time: 5:01)
6. Parochial Reports, Insurance and Resources (time: 5:11)