Church Initiative

Church Initiative

Facing Forever is produced by Church Initiative, a nondenominational, nonprofit ministry serving nearly 20,000 churches worldwide. From its headquarters in Wake Forest, North Carolina, the ministry creates and publishes video-based curriculum to help churches minister to people facing life crises and struggling with life’s toughest questions.

Core values

Church Initiative is committed to producing small group resources and materials that are:

Our mission

Our mission is to create biblical, Christ-centered resources that mobilize lay people to help hurting people within the context of the local church.

Our strategy

Here’s the twofold strategy we use to carry out our mission:

  1. Development of Christ-centered, biblical, video-based curriculums
  2. Provision of free, ongoing, consulting support to churches and ministry leaders

Our ministry programs

DivorceCare, a seminar/small group resource to help people hurting because of separation and divorce

Choosing Wisely: Before You Divorce, a marriage crisis intervention tool designed to help prevent divorce and save families

DivorceCare for Kids, DC4K, designed to bring healing to children of divorce and to give them hope and the tools to develop healthier relationships within their families

GriefShare, a grief recovery program to help people grieving the death of a loved one

Facing Forever, a fascinating study of the issues of life, death and eternity

Chance to Change, a Christ-centered gambling addiction recovery program to help gambling addicts find freedom from their addiction

Single & Parenting, a new ministry program providing practical help, support and encouragement for single parents in the church and community (Release date: Spring 2011)