Add new sub-paragraph after ¶ 316.3
4. A local pastor shall promote, support, and model generous Christian giving, with special attention to teaching the Biblical principles of giving.
4 5. A local pastor shall be under the supervision of a district superintendent and a pastoral mentor who shall supervise the local pastor's work in the Course of Study for ordained ministry and give counsel on matters of pastoral responsibility ( ¶¶ 340, 323)....
It is important that clergy at all levels actively make giving a part of their personal ministry and teaching in support of Christian discipleship in the lay members in their congregations.