What Is the Caring Well Challenge?
The Caring Well Challenge is a unified call to action on the sexual abuse crisis in the Southern Baptist Convention. It provides churches with a simple, adaptable, and attainable pathway to immediately enhance their efforts to prevent abuse and care for abuse survivors.
The ERLC and the Sexual Abuse Advisory Group (SAAG) urge all Southern Baptist churches to commit to taking the challenge over the next year as an important next step in addressing the crisis of abuse. Churches that commit to the challenge will find resources to help equip their church to navigate these issues.
What is included in the Caring Well Challenge?
Each church that takes the Caring Well Challenge would commit to these eight steps:
Why is the Caring Well Challenge necessary?
The vulnerable need protection. Survivors deserve care. Churches desire transformation. The Caring Well Challenge exists to unite the efforts of Southern Baptist churches to ensure that we are doing all we can for our congregations to become safe for survivors and safe from abuse.
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