Managing Church Facility Use

Christianity Today, 2007.


Published as a part of the Church Tax and Law Ministy of Christianity Today, this helpful article is a user-friendly guide for congregations to use in accessing church safety and security policies.


list of additional resources, why congregational leadership should evaluate how buildings are managed and accessed, handouts to use during safety and policy checks

Recommended Audience

lay leaders and facilities manager



Practical Applications

  • Initiate a congregation-wide check on safety, policy, and procedural issues to minimize security breaches.
  • Encourage congregational leadership to seek additional information regarding this topic by sharing the list of books and online resources.

About the Contributor

Brian Witwer

Brian Witwer is the retired director of the Center for Congregations' northeast office. Brian has specialized training in leadership and group process.

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