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Boundaries & Safety

DisappointmentDisappointing people is hardly ever immoral.
It’s just what humans do..

by Rabbi Brian on November 7, 2022

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10 Ways to Make Your Church a Safer Place

As you anticipate a new ministry year, prepare your church to be a community of healthy relationships. Although no ministry is risk-free, here are 10 action steps that can minimize harmful risks and prevent abuse.

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