Are you working on creating you own Safe Sanctuary policy for your church? Below are links to example policies that can be used as a base or guide when crafting your own policy. For your convenience, each example is available in Microsoft Word.
- Sample Policy for Desert Southwest Churches
- The Desert Southwest Conference Safe Sanctuaries Policy at of 2019
- Green Valley Community Church Safe Sanctuaries Policy
- North Scottsdale UMC Safe Sanctuaries Policy
- Red Mountain UMC Safe Sanctuaries Policy
- Song of Life UMC Safe Sanctuaries Policy
- St. John’s United Methodist Church, Kingman, AZ
- Sample background check from St. John’s UMC, Kingman, AZ
- Tempe 1st UMC Guidelines
Below are links to outside resources that can help your church create a Safe Sanctuaries policy or perform background checks when necessary.