God calls us to make our churches safe places, protecting children and other vulnerable persons from abuse. We are also called to make off-site venues or activities such as Volunteer-in-Mission trips and retreats as safe as possible.
Safe Sanctuaries Overview, which includes resources, training information, etc – Virginia Conference
Screening Resources/Background Checks – Screening One
Sample Safe Sanctuaries Policy – Virginia Conference
When Sex Offenders Come to Church – program and handouts by Rev. Rob Vaughn. Contact the webmaster for this large file, which will require the use of dropbox.com