Religious Institutions


Baylis & Geist, Inc. has made a commitment to use our seventy-five years of insurance experience to assist religious organizations in securing valuable protection tailored to fit the varied structures and needs of each individual congregation.

Special Policies

The days of trying to modify a standard business insurance policy to meet your religious institution’s needs are over. Since you have a responsibility for your house of worship’s property, you want to insure that your congregation can fulfill its role without fear of material or financial loss.

We offer policies specifically designed for churches.

Comprehensive Coverage

The companies we represent have the ability to provide broad coverage for your property. This is combined with comprehensive coverage to protect your potential liability to others who may be injured and initiate legal action against you.


  • Stained Glass is included as part of your building coverage.
  • Personal effects of the clergy kept at your house of worship for specific limits.
  • Employees and Volunteers working for your organization are included as “Insured Persons”.
  • Medical Payments coverage is available to volunteer workers.
  • Non-Owned Automobile and Hired Automobile Liability.
  • Dishonesty Coverage for loss of property by persons entrusted with money and funds.
  • Professional Liability Insurance to protect members of the clergy and your congregation against claims.
  • Money coverage is increased for stipulated days when offerings are higher.
  • Directors and Officers Liability provides coverage for wrongful acts of church board members.
  • Equipment Breakdown
  • Umbrella Liability
  • Sexual Misconduct Liability

Additional Services

  • Student/Youth Group Accidental Insurance
  • Business Automobile Insurance
  • Workers Compensation/Disability Benefits
  • Life and Health Insurance


Our service extends to assist religious institutions in arranging proper insurance coverage for all levels of schools which they may operate.

  • Pre-Kindergarten/Nursery Schools/Daycare
  • Elementary Schools
  • High Schools

It all adds up to…

A program that’s right for your organization. A package of coverages designed to provide the protection you need at a price you can afford.

We are Brokers:

At Baylis & Geist we do not work for an Insurance Company, we work for you!

We represent a carefully selected group of financially sound, reputable insurance companies…therefore, we are able to offer you the best coverage at the most competitive price!