Externally Focused Network
The Externally Focused Network (EFN) provides trainings and resources for congregations wanting to learn more about how God is calling them to be actively involved in the world around them. They also share stories about the ways churches around the country are engaging in transformative ministry with their communities.
North American Association of Christians in Social Work
The North American Association of Christians in Social Work (NACSW) is an organization that seeks to integrate Christian faith with professional social work practice. NACSW publishes a journal, Social Work & Christianity, and offers conferences and trainings relevant to professional social workers and those engaged in ministry.
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF) aims to serve Christians and churches as they discover and fulfill their God-given mission. CBF provides a number of resources to help congregations as they seek to engage in ministries with church families, families in their communities, and families around the world.
Orange encourages churches to rethink the way they minister to families. They help people reconsider why they do what they do and how they do it – partnering with churches as they partner with parents. Their approach to student ministry is a family ministry approach – teaching students, children, and parents – with the aim of transforming the entire church. Orange offers curriculum, conferences, trainings, and other resources.