Congregations of the North Carolina Synod can be found all across the state—in the mountains, at the beach, in cities and in the country. Some congregations have celebrated over 200 years of ministry, others are newly-organized.
Following the shooting at First Baptist Church in Sandy Springs, TX, congregations have given renewed thought to safety. Here are some resources to help guide that conversation.
CongregationU is offering its “Active Shooter Situations in Church Settings”online training coursefree to churches and faith-based organizations through January 10, 2018.
The U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS) aims to enhance preparedness through a “whole community” approach by providing products, tools, and resources to help you prepare for and respond to an active shooter incident.
The ALICE Training Institute is a leading active shooter training organization, and is Church Mutual’s recommended source for the information you need to protect your people. Connect to handouts, webinars, and self-assessments.