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  • Samaritan SafeChurch – Dry Bones Rising: Ending Child Sexual Abuse

    Dry Bones Rising: Ending Child Sexual Abuse Blog Post #4:  August 24, 2015 Then he said to me, “Prophesy to these bones and say to them, ‘Dry bones, hear the word of the Lord!” Ezekiel 37: 4 by Linda Crockett, Director of Education & Consultation What sets Samaritan SafeChurch apart from the generic “safe church” and […]

  • Samaritan SafeChurch – What Lies Beneath: Child Sexual Abuse and Suicide

    What Lies Beneath: Child Sexual Abuse and Suicide Blog Post #3:  May 18, 2015 by Linda Crockett, Director of Education & Consultation With sexual abuse impacting one in four girls and one in six boys before they reach age 18, it is imperative that, along with resources to help those who have experienced it, leaders in […]

  • Samaritan SafeChurch – The Fierce Urgency of NOW

    The “Fierce Urgency of NOW” – Why Faith Communities Must Step Up to End Child Sexual Abuse Blog Post #2:  February 20, 2015 by Linda Crockett, Director of Education & Consultation Nineteen religious leaders gathered in Atlanta last week for a three day intensive training to learn how to facilitate Samaritan SafeChurch. An ecumenically rich […]

  • Samaritan SafeChurch – Not a Quick Fix

    Not a Quick Fix Blog Post #1: December 2014 by Linda Crockett, Director of Education & Consultation As our SafeChurch: Ending Child Sexual Abuse continues to reach many congregations in our local southeastern PA region, it has also expanded to a national platform. We are training SafeChurch facilitators in other parts of the country, and […]

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