sexual misconduct

Where do we find ourselves?

By Bishop Ann Svennungsen What does one say after the events of the past 10 days? What does one write when events have affected you more deeply than you could have imagined? To watch the testimony of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Judge Brett Kavanaugh was heart wrenching for me. Though I have not been [...]

Ensuring Church as a Safe Place

By Bishop Ann Svennungsen Healthy relationships matter. Human flourishing is irrevocably tied to the health of our relationships – with family, friends, co-workers, teachers, classmates. Healthy church relationships matter, too. Indeed, unhealthy church relationships can be destructive in uniquely painful ways. Tragically, the church has often done a poor job preventing and addressing misconduct in [...]

2017-09-11T19:30:24+00:00September 11th, 2017|Categories: From the Bishop|Tags: , , , , |