In the court of public opinion, those accused of child abuse are usually guilty until proven innocent. This is especially true of ministry leaders given the number of high profile cases in recent years. The best way to prevent child abuse within your ministry is to develop a carefully-thought-out child protection manual and then consistently implement the policies and procedures contained therein. This will minimize both the risks of abuse and the possibility of false accusations against ministry workers.
Nothing, truly, is ever new under the sun. A scam targeting churches which we thought had died years ago has recently resurrected itself yet again, only this time the scammers are changing their tactics ever so slightly, and using more advanced technology in order to deceive more people.
In this update, Attorney Gibbs discusses his past ministry, the future of the NCLL, and how the NCLL is ready to stand with you by defending the values we hold dear. Click "Read More" below to access the letter!