CAMPAIGN PLANNING TOOL
A guide to help you map out your participation in the No Place for VIolence Here campaign.
Church Culture Audit
A simple tool to help you evaluate ways in which the culture of your church is helping or hindering victims of domestic abuse.
Resources for Educating Church Leaders & Congregations
Pastoral Response Booklet
A short booklet on the key issues surrounding a pastoral response to domestic violence and a quick guide tool for pastors
A document outlining an evangelical theological framework to questions of violence and abuse within households
A handy guide to the key statistics and ideas
A step-by-step guide on the actions to take when a church leader or pastor become aware of a situation of domestic abuse.
Sit in on a workshop by DV expert Carolyn Cousins designed to equip pastors and other church leaders in understanding and responding to domestic violence
Congregational/SMALL GROUP Workshop
A 1.5-2 hour DIY domestic violence workshop that can be facilitated by someone who has participated in the onlien workshop;
Resources for Building Awareness in Your Congregation
A set of posters to hang around your church. Each poster describes one of 7 types of abusive behaviour and has contact numbers for people to ring for help.
Contact cards contain the phone numbers of places people who are in abusive households can find assistance. Congregation mmebers can keep one in their wallet or purse, ready to use or share as needed.
Resources for Church Services
National Statement On Domestic Violence
A statement from the National Council of the Baptist Churches of Australia recognising our past failures to respond appropriately to domestic abuse and to perpetrators and outlining our intention to do better.
From a single sermon on domestic violence to series on building strong relationships.
Prayers you can use to pray for people living in abusive households