Safeguard from Abuse

Have the volunteers that work with your children and youth been through a sexual abuse prevention training? While background checks are helpful they do not catch everything. Safeguard From Abuse, was created to aid as an additional layer of risk management & due diligence for your child safety protocol.  With our faith-based, training and certification program, you will better…

Background Checks for Church Volunteers

Have you run background checks on all your church volunteers, especially those who work with your children and youth? A recommended site for this is SecureSearch. They have worked with thousands of churches, faith-based, and for-impact organizations to help protect those who cannot protect themselves. If you have any questions you can contact Carol Cristiani, vice…

Featured Resources: Laity Engagement

Our fellowship is filled with amazing ministry experience and resources. We have tapped into this and asked our CBFNC Ministry Teams to create resource lists beneficial for their specific areas of ministry. These resources were featured in our E-news. We hope you will find these lists rich with resources that you will find beneficial to…

Storytelling as Digital Marketing Strategy for Churches

Many churches think expanding their reach online and increasing engagement will require more content, more marketing, more communication. That’s not the case. Instead, effective communication in the digital space is about moving away from merely sharing information and toward storytelling. Storytelling will enable churches to build relationships online and engage with their congregants digitally. Christen…

Sexual Abuse Awareness

Realization of the child sexual abuse epidemic needs to change how churches care for children. Church Ministry Leaders need to recognize their responsibility to be vigilant in taking every safety precaution to protect children in their care. A failure to do so is negligent and destroys lives and churches. Making sure our churches are safe is not something we should be talking about, it is something that…