Security Preparedness

Timothy J. Fancher · March 08, 2018
Issuing a security report need not be intimidating, with these best practices a church can properly document incidents in a factual report.

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.

Timothy J. Fancher · August 21, 2017
Even in the realm of church and worship endeavors, fraud is unfortunately prevalent. Here are practical tips to arm yourself against these threats.

Timothy J. Fancher · July 17, 2017
Pastors, church leaders and even the congregation must face the reality that we live in a different world and the threat of an active shooter in a church setting is something which must be considered and prepared for.

Timothy J. Fancher · June 19, 2017
Does the idea of even discussing the scenario of a shooter in church appear unseemly or unnecessary to you? Then you are the person this article is written for.