On October 28th, 2020 Safe Church Ministry hosted a webinar with guest speaker Dr. Diane Langberg, author of Redeeming Power: Understanding Authority and Abuse in the Church. The recording is now available.
Safe Church Ministry
Hosted by Safe Communities, Circles of Hope is a 4-session group experience for those who have experienced childhood sexual abuse.
Have you ever wondered how you or your faith community would respond to a situation where one member holds a Personal Protection Order (PPO) against another member?
Have you visited the Safe Church YouTube channel? The channel is a great resource for ministry. Consider sharing our videos with your church council or safe church team today!
Safe Church training for safe church teams, ministry leaders and anyone who wants to learn more about safe church ministry
This conversation explores the connection between rape and suicide and considers what our theology on suicide is, and if it needs to shift.
It's good to know yourself, including being aware of what can trigger intense feelings, and then it's very wise and good to take care of yourself - you are important and valuable.posted on: Ob Scenus
The position for Safe Church director is posted - please encourage those you know who may be interested to apply!
A partner in prevention - PreventConnect has offered these resources as well:
Equitable Community Engagement in the Time of Social Distancing: https://www.saferoutespartnership.org/blog/...
Thanks for the heads up! Sorry we forgot to add the link. It is now updated.
I was able to find this article about Worship and Copyrights; also, within this article regarding worship and...
I am so sorry for all the pain and sadness your family has endured over the years. You share the stark reality of such a hard journey and highlighted how many people can be...
That's a great question, so glad that you are thinking about children and youth who are especially vulnerable during this time. The CRC has this site for covid-related resources. Safe Church has...posted on: Safe Church During COVID?
Thanks Phyllis, it was great to have your participation and really wonderful to learn from others around the themes in this book! So much good discussion, and so much to think about.posted on: Safe Church Book Study: The #MeToo Reckoning
We've had some feedback about this webinar from those who felt that not enough attention was paid to the harm done by narcissism, especially church leaders. Just a note here - This webinar focused...
Thanks Bev! Good recommendations.posted on: It's All About Power
Safe Church has gathered additional resources specifically addressing abuse of power by clergy and ministry leaders. We're always glad to see people using resources that we've posted - and please...posted on: It's All About Power