SFFC will be offering a series of training sessions on Sundays from February 25 through March 25 from 8:15-9:30 AM. Our next meeting is Sunday, March 18.

For newcomers, these sessions will culminate in new volunteer applicants getting their FBI fingerprint cards completed while attending the final fellowship meeting. For those who need a refresher, you may pick and choose which sessions to attend. For those who started training last year, but need to finish your training, this is the perfect way to complete your training and get your FBI fingerprinting done.

Sunday, February 25: 8:15 - 9:30 AM

  • *intro and signup on safe families and all login info. 
  • * This is for you if: you are totally new and/or need a refresher and help getting logged in and registered with SFFC  
  • Introduction and Overview
    • Learn more about the Safe Families for Children (SFFC) movement: what SFFC is, why there is a need, and the key players involved in making an impact. 

Sunday, March 4, 8:15 - 9:30 AM

  • Hospitality and the Church
    • Learn more about the history of hospitality and its role within the Church. 
  • Overview of Hospitality and the Church
  • Living out Generosity and Hospitality
  • The Role of the Family and the Church 
  • Check your Understanding (Quiz)

Sunday, March 11, 8:15 - 9:30 AM

  • Connecting with Parents
    • This session covers the needs of placing parents, the effects of poverty, working with cultural differences, and empowering parents to strengthen families. 
  •  The Needs of Parents
  •  Poverty and Culture
  •  Empowering Parents

Sunday, March 18, 8:15 - 9:30 AM

  • Protective Factors
    • Check your Understanding: (Quiz 2)
  • Connecting with Children
  • Learn about the emotions that children may be feeling including loss and grief, the effects of trauma, and how to build trust to make children feel welcome in your home. 
    • Connecting with Children

Saturday, March 24, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Wake SFFC Fellowship and fingerprinting 9-12

Sunday, March 25, 8:15 - 9:30 AM

  • Final wrap up, planning, and prayer