The Bible Doesn't Tell Me So: small group study videosView
Created to work alongside Rev Dr Helen Paynter's Book, these study videos aim to help small groups become informed about, and respond to, domestic abuse.
The Church Guide: digital PDFView
We've created the Church Guide to increase awareness and understanding of domestic abuse, offer clear and concise information about the legal framework, and propose effective ways for churches to respond to disclosures of domestic abuse - walking alongside victims as well as safely engaging with perpetrators in their congregations. The …
The Primary ResourceView
The Primary Resource explores the elements of healthy and unhealthy relationships in an age-appropriate way, to help you navigate this sometimes tricky topic with primary aged children at home, in schools, or in church.Designed for use in upper Key Stage 2.
Turn the Tide: research findingsView
In 2022, Restored participated in a research project led by the University of Chester, into responses to domestic abuse in a the Christian faith community. We're pleased to be able to release the key findings of the report in this PDF.
The Bible Doesn't Tell Me SoView
This book by the Rev Helen Paynter, PhD, is addressed directly to women experiencing domestic abuse, and to those who seek to support them, including pastoral leaders, friends and support organisations.It debunks the myths – perpetuated by some abusers and, unwittingly, by many churches – that prevent women from getting …
The Survivor's HandbookView
The Survivor's Handbook is a comprehensive guide for female christian survivors of domestic abuse, covering the practical realities of leaving an abuser, healing and recover, and faith-related questions relating to domestic abuse.The Handbook is an invaluable resource, useful to have in any church library, or on your bookshelf at home, …
Restored Turns Ten: our impact 2010-2020View
In celebration of our 10 year anniversary, take a look back at the amazing things we've achieved over the last decade.
Church Guide: international versionsView
Our Church Guide has been designed to empower churches around the world to engage with the challenges of domestic abuse, to support survivors, and to teach a better way. Available as a digital download in Spanish, French, Arabic, Polish, Swedish, Tamil, Portuguese and Swahili.
The Red Chair Project PackView
Download all the resources you'll need to get involved with the Red Chair Project during the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence. The pack includes a Red Chair poster, example prayers, and preaching notes, plus promotional resources.Find out more about The Red Chair Project. You can download the …
The Church CharterView
The Church Charter was created to help churches be specific about how they are going to stand against domestic abuse.Download this poster to display in your church, so everyone can see that you are committed to standing against domestic abuse and promoting healthy relationships between men and women.