Our Goals


Our goals focus on promoting good practice within Christian communities, congregations and fellowships in relation to marriage and family life.

 

To promote good practice within Christian communities, congregations and fellowships in relation to marriage and family
life, and to respond to the complex issues that arise in this area
To support church leaders in relation to marriage and family issues including parenting, marriage
preparation, enrichment and restoration
, and the pastoral care of those in family crisis
To provide specialist input in relation to child abuse and child protection issues, including youth
leader training, pastoral training
, consultancy in respect of the management of Schedule One offenders or high risk
participants in the congregation, and child protection policy and procedure development
To provide pastoral care and ministry to individuals, couples and church leaders in relation to marriage and family
related issues such as sexual abuse, divorce and remarriage, sexual orientation, mixed faith marriage, fostering,
reconstituted families
and single parenting
To provide consultancy and training on family and marriage issues at conferences, through publications and other
appropriate means
To provide practical assistance to promote and support the well-being of families