Urban Family Ministries exists to strengthen families and change lives by sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ with the urban core of Grand Rapids through relational, spiritual and economic empowerment.
To serve as a safe haven for families and youth by developing a community in the heart of urban Grand Rapids which provides a place for Christ-centered lives and skills to be developed. Within this community, we can help to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the family within an environment of grace while raising up community leaders.
Our Core Values
- Vital, Growing Personal Relationship with Christ
Romans 12:1-2; Philippians 3:10
- The Truth and Sufficiency of Scripture for the Whole of Life
II Timothy 3:16-17
- The Transforming Power of the Gospel
I Thessalonians 1:2-10
- The Leading and Empowering of the Holy Spirit
- Having God’s Love for Others
1 Corinthians 13
1 Timothy 5:8; Ephesians 5 & 6; Deuteronomy 6:4-8
- Joyful, Christ-centered Service
Philippians 2:3-5; 4:4