“So, you got your Resolution for Safe Churches and Healing Communities.” A woman said to me in the parking lot after the vote had been taken by the Annual Gathering delegates. Every year, 145 United Church of Christ congregational representatives from the Southern California/ Nevada Conference (i.e., diocese) gather to assess the work they do [...]
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There’s an expression, ‘it’s not that we don’t see the solution; it’s that we don’t see the problem.’
Some people are beginning to see the serious problems of clergy abuse and institutional cover up clearly. We’ve seen horrific abuse in the Boy Scouts, in the Mormon church, in the Baptist Church– everywhere. It’s not just a [...]