Pension & Retirement

The Board of Pension is here to help you prepare for your life after service. Our goal is to provide the most effective and user-friendly tools for planning your retirement.


Wespath administers retirement, health and benefit plans, programs and funds for clergy and lay employees of the church. Click here to learn more about Wespath.

EY Financial

EY Financial is a free service for eligible clergy and lay employees. Anyone who has a pension or retirement savings account through Wespath is eligible to take advantage of this excellent, sales-free service. Click here to learn more about EY Financial.

Housing Allowance Exclusion

Learn how you can exclude a portion of your retirement distributions from your taxable income. Click here for more information on the retiree housing.

Preparing Your Estate

The Board of Pensions is here to help you and/or your family after your death or the death of your spouse. Click here to find out how the Board of Pensions can help and how you can help your family prepare. 

Planning for Retirement Seminar

Every two years, the Board of Pensions hosts a seminar to help prepare clergy for their retirement. Click here to view the presentations from the  2017 seminar.

FAQ  & Glossary

A list of frequently asked questions and a glossary of commonly used terms. Click here for more information.

Additional Resources

Click here for a listing of additional resources that may be helpful in retirement.