“This is Our Little Secret”: A Case of Clergy Sexual Abuse
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“This is Our Little Secret”: A Case of Clergy Sexual Abuse

By Anonymous To draw attention to the ever-present and devastating reality of clergy sexual abuse and to provide resources for churches, lay members, and ministers, the Clergy Sexual Misconduct Task Force formed jointly by Baptist Women in Ministry and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship will sponsor an ongoing blog series featuring informational articles, helpful sermons, and … Continue reading

Just One Little Kiss: A Case of Clergy Sexual Abuse
Clergy Sexual Abuse / General CBF

Just One Little Kiss: A Case of Clergy Sexual Abuse

To draw attention to the ever-present and devastating reality of clergy sexual abuse and to provide resources for churches, lay members, and ministers, the Clergy Sexual Misconduct Task Force formed jointly by Baptist Women in Ministry and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship will sponsor an ongoing blog series featuring informational articles, helpful sermons, and relevant materials. … Continue reading

Making a Healthy Congregation: Conversations about Clergy Sexual Abuse
Clergy Sexual Abuse

Making a Healthy Congregation: Conversations about Clergy Sexual Abuse

By David Pooler  To draw attention to the ever-present and devastating reality of clergy sexual abuse and to provide resources for churches, lay members, and ministers, the Clergy Sexual Misconduct Task Force formed jointly by Baptist Women in Ministry and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship are sponsoring a joint series of blog posts featuring informational articles, helpful … Continue reading

The Clergy Sexual Misconduct Task Force: An Update
Clergy Sexual Abuse / General CBF

The Clergy Sexual Misconduct Task Force: An Update

By  Pam Durso and Stephen Reeves Clergy sexual misconduct is one of those “not talked about” challenges that churches encounter, and it happens far more frequently than we might imagine. In 2008, The Book of Resolutions of The United Methodist Church defined clergy sexual misconduct as “a betrayal of sacred trust.” It is a continuum … Continue reading

CBF Governing Board forms task force on clergy sexual misconduct
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CBF Governing Board forms task force on clergy sexual misconduct

June 22, 2016 CBF Governing Board forms task force on clergy sexual misconduct By Aaron Weaver Greensboro, N.C. — The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Governing Board approved the creation of a new task force on clergy sexual misconduct put forward by the CBF Ministries Council Tuesday at the 2016 General Assembly in Greensboro, N.C. Born from a … Continue reading