More churches are checking the national sex offender registry. Is it helping?

By Yonat Shimron Since they were first offered  an opportunity to pool their resources and buy background checks on volunteers and employees at a discount 11 years ago, about a third of Southern Baptist churches have signed up for the OneSource program from LifeWay Christian Resources.  Earlier this year, LifeWay reported that 16,000 congregations and other church organizations …