In 2016 CBF formed a Clergy Sexual Misconduct Task Force, in partnership with Baptist Women in Ministry, to focus on the prevention of abuse in our churches. Resources from CBF and BWIM can help churches talk about and address sexual harassment. Learn more at

The work of CBF’s task force is to prevent and address abuse between adults. For resources related to child abuse protection, see the links below.

Child and Youth Abuse Prevention Program for Religious Organizations, Church Mutual

Child Safety Training for Abuse Prevention, Protect My Ministry

Darkness to Light: End Child Sexual Abuse

Preventing Child Sexual Abuse, Church Law & Tax

SAFE Seminars: Sexual Awareness and Family Empowerment