Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:30pm
Waterloo Christian Reformed Church, 209 Bearinger Rd, Waterloo, ON N2L 4H5, Canada
Join us for the Annual Inter-Classis Safe Church Conference on Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 9:00 - 3:30 (registration 8:30-9 am) at the Waterloo CRC. All are welcome! This year’s special guest will be Bev Sterk from Lynden, Washington who spoke passionately at last year’s synod about abuse and what the denomination needs to do to prevent it. Other speakers include Kathy Smith, adjunct professor of church polity at Calvin Seminary, Grand Rapids, and former crown attorney Henry Van Drunen. In addition, there will be a presentation on the “Circle of Grace” Abuse Prevention curriculum, as well as a presentation by the Waterloo Regional Police Department on cyber-bullying, and a session on detection and prevention of suicide. All ministry leaders (pastors, elders, deacons, youth ministry leaders) and those involved with abuse awareness are urged to attend. For further information and registration visit www.wmott.ca/scc. or contact Atie Ott at 519-576-0965 or wmott@uwaterloo.ca. Cost: $35