Rev. David Piltz leads a breakout session at a Domestic Violence seminar, September 28, 2019.


"Hidden in Plain Sight: A Call to End Domestic Violence"

Violence against women and girls is a sin. It goes against God’s design and plan for us. And yet, one in three women experiences sexual or gender-based violence.

Church and Society has published a new curriculum, “Hidden in Plain Sight: A Call to End Domestic Violence.” This study is designed to give adult education classes, church Bible studies, campus ministries and other small groups the tools to reflect on what the Bible and The United Methodist Church have to say about domestic violence... Learn More

Domestic violence is a social epidemic

One in four women and one in nine men are physically, verbally or sexually abused by their partner. Domestic violence is an epidemic in this country.  It is a problem that happens to our neighbors and friends, our family and members of our church. We all know someone who is affected by domestic violence.

  • What is Domestic Violence?
  • Why should I get involved?
  • How do I know if someone is being abused?

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