Retirement Plan

Specialized Plan For MB Churches

MB Foundation is excited to offer a specialized retirement plan option to churches within the Mennonite Brethren family.

MB Foundation is partnering with GuideStone Financial Resources to provide the MB Associational 403(b) Retirement Plan. MB Foundation is plan sponsor and GuideStone will serve as plan provider. GuideStone is committed to serving those who serve the Lord as they journey to and through retirement. With nearly 100 years of experience, they are the leader in church retirement plans and are uniquely qualified to provide MB Churches with a competitive, personalized retirement plan.

With this plan, employees of participating MB churches have the opportunity to invest in a diversified offering of award-winning funds that also align with their values.

This retirement plan offers unique benefits, including:

  • Access to the nation’s largest Christian-screened mutual fund family
  • Ministerial tax benefits
  • Personalized investment advice through GuideStone advisors

All employees receiving taxable income from a participating Mennonite Brethren church are eligible for the retirement plan. Contributing is simple and there are no costs to the local church/ministry for participation and no required minimum contributions.

To get your church enrolled, contact Kent Gayle at 214.720.2153 or via email at


Benefits of an Associational Plan

Retirement Program: Frequently Asked Questions

WEBINAR: Retirement Planning for Pastors – January 26, 2021
Jeff Jorgenson, MB Foundation and Shawn Dorrough, GuideStone discuss the
unique financial aspects of retirement planning for pastors.