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Statement from the Panel on Sexual Abuse

3.31. 2016 Posted By: Mennonite Church USA

This statement originally ran on the Mennonite Church USA website.  In light of recent events, we hope to clarify our calling and our work: When the Delegate Assembly passed the Churchwide Statement on Sexual Abuse in Kansas City, July 2015, we as a church made several commitments. One of which named that we’ll “teach members […]

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An invitation from the Panel on Sexual Abuse Prevention

3.5. 2016 Posted By: Mennonite Church USA

With increasing awareness of sexual abuse within Mennonite Church USA, the delegate body passed the Churchwide Statement on Sexual Abuse in July 2015. Behind this statement are too many situations that serve as stark reminders that leaders within our congregations and church institutions are humans who are capable of abusing their power and committing sexual […]

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