Faith to Action

6 Ways Churches Can Use Short-Term Missions to Promote Family-Based Care

Many churches are choosing to move toward a missions program that supports family-based care for orphans and vulnerable children. Grace Church, based in Noblesville, Indiana, is demonstrating this shift through their partnership with the Ethiopian nonprofit Berhan Yehun. Their partnership is a wonderful example of how a short-term missions program based on best practices can take a family-strengthening approach. Grace Church believes that the best place for a child is in the family. Caring for the vulnerable is a central tenet of their missions work, so when they learned about the ways poverty can lead to child-family separation, they [...]

6 Ways Churches Can Use Short-Term Missions to Promote Family-Based Care2019-06-03T10:40:36-04:00

Job Description: Director of Engagement

Faith to Action Initiative, A Project of Tides Center Qualified applicants may submit a cover letter and resume to info@faithtoaction.org by January 25, 2019 Job Title:  Director of Engagement Reports to:   Executive Director FLSA Status:  Exempt Time:  Full-time Salary Range:  $75,000 (with benefits) POSITION SUMMARY: The Director of Engagement works collaboratively with and in support of the Faith to Action Initiative’s (hereinafter “F2A”) Executive Director to develop and refine outreach strategy. The Director of Engagement is an exempt position. Exempt employees are expected to work the appropriate and necessary time in order to complete key assignments and related tasks on [...]

Job Description: Director of Engagement2019-05-15T14:31:49-04:00

Transitioning to Family Care for Children: A Guidance Manual French and Spanish Translations Now Available

The Faith to Action Initiative is excited to announce the Transitioning to Family Care for Children: A Guidance Manual has been translated into both French and Spanish languages. This manual provides practical guidance and tools for churches, faith-based organizations, donors, and others who are transitioning care for children away from residential care to care within families. This resource is aligned with biblical principles, a strong evidence base, and a growing movement within the Church that affirms the importance of family in every child’s life. The Guidance Manual provides an overview of the key concepts and steps that are important to [...]

Transitioning to Family Care for Children: A Guidance Manual French and Spanish Translations Now Available2019-05-15T14:44:19-04:00
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