Church Bullying Resources

Thrive Resources:

Please visit our website dedicated to bullying in the church

Mobbing Seminar Series:  A series of 3 one hour seminars based on the latest research in the area of bullying and mobbing.  Church specific application is included.  The topics covered include causes of mobbing, consequences to those victimized and the church, prevention and recovery.  These can be presented as three separate seminars or one 3 1/2 hour seminar.  Please contact us for more information.

Affinity Fraud

Individuals who bully in churches or initiate mobbing may be engaged in ‘affinity fraud’ where they actually target Christian communities.  The following article discusses this.

Affinity Fraud: Individuals with psychopathic traits are often attracted to affinity groups – religious, political or social groups of people who share common values, beliefs or interests.  The collective trust that members of these groups have in one another and their common belief system provides a perfect cover for the person with psychopathy. Read more…

Power, Deception, & The Church – Diane Langberg, Ph.D.

Listen to a fascinating sermon by Dr. Diane Langberg on power, church, and the love and grace of Jesus Christ.