The Deacon's Bench

The Deacon’s Bench is published three times a year and focuses on practical risk management guidance to help today's Christian ministries thrive. From preparing for a medical emergency to protecting the youngest members of your church, The Deacon's Bench covers topics that affect your ministry every day.


The Volunteers Issue

Managing the many hands that make light work

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Strengthen Your Ministry Workplace

Keep an eye on these five national trends.

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Recipe for a Healthy Church Board

Offering church boards a recipe for success.

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Church Security: A Wake-up Call

Preparing for active threats and health emergencies.

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Bearing Burdens

Brotherhood Mutual's 100 Years of serving the church.


Plan Your Next Mission Trip

Simplify your preparation by following these six steps.


Improving Child Safety

Even a small church can meet high standards.


Data Security

Learn how to guard your ministry against digital risks.



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