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Bylaws Components: Writing Congregational Bylaws

The following is one possible ordering of bylaw components. As specific areas are discussed, you will find questions to consider as you envision or change the structure of your congregation. Sample clauses are included under each specific area. This online version of this document includes links to further examples in many sections.

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Last updated on Thursday, February 7, 2013.

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