is the required abuse prevention system
for all churches in the Central Texas Conference (CTC). MinistrySafe provides churches with a comprehensive system of resources to assist in the design and implementation of safety systems, which reduce the risk of sexual abuse of children, youth, and certain vulnerable persons (see FAQ
for explanation). The MinistrySafe system includes these foundational components:
At the 2019 Annual Conference, the body approved a significant MinistrySafe policy update that became effective for all CTC churches on January 1, 2020. Details can be found in the 2019 Conference Journal
. An explanation begins on page 241. The new policy does not affect the way your church does background checks or the online sexual abuse awareness training.