Fires and substantial loss: how to ensure you’re insured

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Every day, five churches are damaged by fire in the United States. At that rate, a church in your state would catch fire every 10 days! It happened 1,800 times last year, causing more than $98 million in damages to religious properties.
When was the last time you and your senior staff sat down and considered a contingency plan for a fire which seriously damages your church?

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Screening staff and volunteers

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Religious organizations are a community within themselves, built on faith and trust.

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Case study: megachurch policy review

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Just because a church is big, doesn’t mean its cyber risks are covered

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Cybercrime: not just a “big business” concern

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Cyber criminals are turning their attention to easy targets — including religious organizations.

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Good Steward Award 2013: Safety & Security / Risk Management

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Trinity Fellowship in Amarillo, TX, has 125 volunteers in its usher/sentinel ministry that assist in services and events.

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Good Steward Awards 2013

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Good Steward Awards 2013: Technology SPECIAL NEEDS: Grace Church (Eden Prairie, MN) GIVING SOLUTIONS: Shore Fellowship (Egg Harbor Twp, NJ)   Good Steward Awards 2013: Leadership MULTI-SITE STAFF MANAGEMENT: First Baptist Church of West Palm Beach (West Palm Beach, FL) Grace Fellowship Church (Latham, NY) INNOVATIVE OUTREACH: First Mount Zion Baptist Church (Dumfries, VA) First […]

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How to handle a cyber bully

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By Eric Spacek, JD, ARM “Cyber bullying” — defined by National Crime Prevention Council as  using the Internet, cell phones or other devices to send or post text or images intended to hurt or embarrass another person — is a growing epidemic in America. According to National Education Association, cyber bullying affects nearly half of […]

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High-tech security at budget price

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Security of three campuses can be monitored from one location, even from one’s home.

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Churches target of data thieves

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Damages can result in irreversible harm to a congregation’s image and sustainability.

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Prepare for the worst, pray for the best

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Kansas church relies on concealed carry rather than a professional security team.

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