Safety & Security

By Keith Shaver · February 13, 2018
Church security is no longer a luxury — rather it is a requirement to help ensure the safety and security of the church and its members.

By Jeffrey MacDonald · January 31, 2018
Two months after the deadliest church shooting in American history, federal authorities are spearheading new efforts to help equip local faith leaders to prepare for the worst.

Keith Loria · January 23, 2018
It’s vital that churches have a protocol in place for keeping their congregation safe in the event of an active shooter. Hear from church leaders who share their methods in developing a strategic safety and security plan.

Timothy J. Fancher · January 05, 2018
There is no other branch of security like church security. It is a very unique discipline that is part science, part art and part natural ability.

Timothy J. Fancher · December 12, 2017
Gone are the days of arguing about whether a church needs security. The debates now center on how to create, implement and maintain proper church security.

Timothy J. Fancher · November 13, 2017
As a nation, we need to heal. As Christians we need to work to be Christ-like in our reactions. For those of us involved in security; we need to get prepared.

By Lauren Campbell · November 12, 2017
Church vandalism and theft is more common than one may think. By protecting the inside and outside of your church, you are putting yourself, as well as your congregation, at ease. Here are 6 security cameras you should know about.

Martin Sinderman · November 12, 2017
Two important elements of securing the people and property of your church are video surveillance and access control.

Timothy J. Fancher · November 08, 2017
If we are called to protect others by spreading the gospel, by sharing the truth and promises of God’s Word, then don't we have the same obligation to protect ourselves, our loved ones, our friends and our brothers and sisters in Christ if there is a threat here on earth?

Timothy J. Fancher · November 06, 2017
When pastors and church leaders first begin to consider building a volunteer security team, often they feel overwhelmed. Here are three important concepts to consider when building an in-house security team.