Becoming a Church That Cares Well for the Abused

by Brad Hambrick (Editor)


Becoming a Church that Cares Well for the Abused is a training experience designed to equip the church on how to respond well to the initial report of abuse. Working in tandem with the resources and videos found at, this handbook brings together top experts from various fields to help pastors and ministry leaders understand and implement the best practices for handling variety of abuse scenarios in churches, schools, or ministries. Though the most comprehensive training is experienced by using this handbook and the videos together, readers who may be unable to access the videos can use this handbook as a stand-alone resource.

Contributors include: Rachael Denhollander, Mika Edmondson, Samantha Kilpatrick, Diane Langberg, Chris Moles, Andrea Munford, Karla Siu, Darby Strickland, and Leslie Vernick. Managing Editor: Brad Hambrick.


Brad Hambrick, Editor