By Ann Leaman
Ohio Conference Resource Advocate

This month I would like to highlight Safe Church, which is Mennonite Church USA’s newly formed abuse prevention ministry.

Safe Church now has a webpage available on the Mennoite Church USA website: The webpage offers resources to help faith communities keep children, youth and vulnerable adults safe from abuse of any kind. Safe Church offers curriculum, policy guidelines, consultations, and trainings to assist in abuse prevention.

Among other materials, the webpage contains a major update to the Circle of Grace curriculum: