Safe Sanctuaries in a Virtual World

November 3, 2015

SAFE SANCTUARIES IN A VIRTUAL WORLD is a practical, easy to navigate book for churches. It is designed to assist leaders in safely and responsibly using different types of technology in daily ministry. The book explores: safesanctuaries
  • social media and cell phones,
  • copyright in the midst of the Internet,
  • the growing problem of pornography and obscenity
  • the unique situations presented in campus ministries, preschool and after school ministries, itineracy, sports, and campus ministries.
Included are practical tips, tools, FAQ’s and sample forms to help you strengthen your communication and use of multi-media in the scope of your ministry for the 21st century. Attention is also given to selection, hiring, and the supervision of staff as it relates to social media and other technology for work-related purposes. Rev. Michelle Foster is a member of the Western North Carolina Conference and an experienced leader at the local church and denominational level especially in the areas of clergy sexual ethics and communications. Rev. Joy Melton is an attorney and widely known as an expert in risk management and ministry protection. Find it on Cokesbury here. 
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