COUPLES FOR CHRIST – is a religious movement intended for the renewal and strengthening of Christian family life. It is a community of Christian couples who have committed themselves to the Lord and to one another, so that they may grow into maturity as men and women of God and fulfill their primary vocation of raising up their families under the lordship of Jesus Christ and for the service of the Kingdom of God. It is a work of Christ which raises up Christian couples and establishes Christian families committed to the work of evangelization and winning the world for Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit. It grows mainly through the establishment of localized units in different parishes.
FAMILY LIFE RENEWAL
An offspring of one’s personal renewal and the deepening of relationships between spouses is the call to bring Christ to the other members of the family. The CFC Family Ministries is Couples for Christ’s response to building the Church of the Home. The family ministries look to the spiritual dimension of our life in the Lord. It focuses on internal formation and is designed to help us grow in holiness of life.
CFC Kids for Christ, CFC Youth for Christ, CFC Singles for Christ, CFC Handmaids of the Lord and CFC Servants of the Lord provide a support environment for every member of the family. A person moves form one ministry to the next, as his state of life changes. Thus, the whole life of a person while on this world is covered.
CFC Kids for Christ – is a ministry of CFC designed to assist members-parents of CFC in developing and nurturing Christian values in their children by providing a planned environment that would embody the CFC culture. It is open to children of CFC members aged 4-12.
OFFICIAL GLOBAL WEBSITE: Kids for Christ
CFC Youth for Christ – is a ministry of CFC that is called to evangelize the youths of the world – to make other youth see that knowing the Lord does not happen to older people only, like their parents.Evangelization happens in the same youth context and environment. YFC provides a venue and opportunities which allow its members to be “what they want to be as long as they are Christians.” The fun aspect of being a youth is not taken away from them by the program, but rather is enhanced because they know that they have the best friend of all in the person of Jesus Christ.
OFFICIAL GLOBAL WEBSITE: Youth for Christ
CFC Singles for Christ – is a ministry of CFC for single people, who have never been married. CFC SFC is envisioned to be a support environment for individuals who are already past school and who are in the process of choosing their state of life: marriage or remains single for the Lord.
OFFICIAL GLOBAL WEBSITE: Singles for Christ
CFC Handmaids of the Lord – is a ministry of CFC for single women (specifically single parents, separated, or divorced women, unmarried matured singles), for married women (whose husbands are working abroad, physically incapacitated or not at the moment interested in any religious affiliation) and finally, for widows.
CFC Servants of the Lord – is a ministry of CFC for single men (specifically single parents, separated, or divorced men, unmarried mature singles), for married men (whose wives are working abroad, physically incapacitated or not at the moment interested in any religious affiliation) and finally, for widows.