Volunteers

More Churches Recognizing Need for Volunteer Screening

By |2018-06-11T19:51:31+00:00June 5th, 2018|Volunteers|

Almost half of the background checks requested by churches reveals some type of criminal offense. Most of those are minor incidents such as speeding tickets, but 21 percent of inquiries discovered misdemeanors or more serious crimes, according to LifeWay’s Jennie Taylor. Since 2008, more than 11,300 churches and religious organizations have conducted almost 230,000 background