Almost 140 Adsafe compliance assistants from local churches across Australia and New Zealand took part in an online forum conducted by Adsafe staff on November 21.
The first session served as awareness training for the TPUM staff, introducing them to the types of operations and services offered by Adsafe.
Described as a shadow pandemic, domestic violence is a silent killer. And it happens in the Church more than you think.
When a kiss turns into beating up your husband, what are the ramifications for you . . . or for your children?
“If I had not attended Avondale College—as I did from 2004 to 2006—it is almost certain that, at some point during or shortly after that period, I would have killed myself.”
Churches make a mistake when they counsel abused women to stay. And unfortunately, that mistake can turn deadly.
“It is a very confronting job.” Nick Coyte opens up about the challenging yet vital ministry of AdSAFE.
This week marks the end of an era for Erna Johnson as she retires from her role as Women’s Ministries director for the South Pacific Division. Her parting message: “abuse is not acceptable in our Church.”
A knock on the door, and a gentle conversation, saved Suzanna’s life.
Brought up never to raise a hand against a woman, what does a man do when his partner turns violent?