Safe Church

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Abuse happens, even here among us. And children are not the only victims, and not all abuse is sexual. But it doesn't have to be this way, and you don't have to face these issues alone. Safe Church Ministry equips congregations in abuse awareness, prevention and response.


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An introduction to and history of the CRC's Safe Church ministry.
Safe church policies help protect the most vulnerable among us, especially our children.
We can begin to prevent abuse by starting at an early age to teach our children respect for themselves and for one another; and by helping them learn what to do in situations that feel unsafe.
Abuse thrives on secrecy. Here's how to bring it into the light of God's truth.
Synod has encouraged every classis to have a team in place.
Worship draws our hearts toward the Lord and reminds us that he is greater than anything we face. In worship we sense his presence, which is with us always.
11/3/16 (4 p.m.) - 11/5/16 (3 p.m.) Event Location: Prince Conference Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan
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