Creating safe spaces for survivors of sexual assault

by Erin Bradley for Mennonite Church USA One in four women and one in six men are survivors of sexual assault. Ninety percent of survivors know their perpetrators and over 50 percent of perpetrators are family. “So when a pastor gets up on the pulpit and says it’s not happening, they’re not looking,” said Keith […]

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KC2015 offerings to support sexual abuse survivors, Racial/Ethnic leadership education

By Jenny Castro (Mennonite Church USA) — At every Mennonite Church USA convention, an offering is received to support a particular ministry or initiative of the church. This summer in Kansas City, convention goers will have the opportunity to contribute to the Care and Prevention Fund established through Mennonite Church USA by the Discernment Group […]

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