7 Steps to Increase Church Safety and Security
For many years, I was bi-vocational. I worked full-time as a police officer in Maryland and part-time as an associate
Justice For All
Justice For All: Where the Pledge Fails, the Promise Stands Firm I had the recent privilege to sit in on
Every Picture Tells A Story
(Editor’s Note) Our Spring Issue of BaptistLIFE magazine features a unique picture, painted especially for us by Artist Adron Dozat.
Restorative Justice
While self-disclosure is often frowned upon in the fields of psychology and psychiatry, I do it when I think it
Child Abuse Prevention & Sexual Abuse Awareness Month
We urge all churches to join in this national effort by dedicating yourselves to the task of creating and improving prevention systems within our churches. Prevention remains our best defense.
Maryland/Delaware Roundup, March 31, 2022
BCM/D churches connect with their communities and celebrate baptisms, retirements, and upcoming events.
Pathways Conference Addresses Safety, Caring, and Trauma
“It’s not that big of a problem.” 66% of sexual abuse victims don’t talk about the abuse until they’re adults. Do we really know how safe our churches are?
Introducing Pathways: Prevention and Protection
Our goal is that 100% of BCM/D affiliated churches be on a clear pathway to protection and prevention.