Resources for Pastors and Lay Pastors
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Abuse Prevention
Clergy as Mandatory Reporters of Child Abuse and Neglect: Summary of State Laws
Local Domestic Violence Agencies
Minimum Standards of Practice: Child Abuse Reporting in PA
Commonwealth of PA Department of Public Welfare
- Mandated Reporters Brochure

Pennsylvania Child Protective Services Law
Sexual Offenders Assessment Board
Welcome to the Pennsylvania State Police Megan's Law Website

Administrative (Local Church)

Alban Institute

Church Officer Training
Books and Videos
Church Officer Development: An Annotated Bibliography
New Church Officers
Presbyterian Leader

What Do Presbyterians Believe

Conflict Management
Alban Institute
Suggested Books
Healthy Congregations: a Systems Approach by Peter L. Steinke
Congregational Leadership in Anxious Times by Peter L. Steinke
Managing Church Conflict by Hugh F. Halverstadt

Alban Institute

Pastor/Educator Self Care
Presbytery Pastoral Care Network for Pastors and Educators Handbook

Stewardship Nuggets

The Text This Week
Growing in Faith (ELCA)
Sermon Seeds (UCC)
Lectionary Planning Helps for Sundays (UM)
Presbyterian Church IU.S.A.)
Reformed Church in America Worship Resources
Sermon Seeds (UCC)
Sermons and Sermon Lectionary Resources