We all have a place in the family

Welcome. You are visiting the official website of the Department of Family Ministries of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. We are dedicated to strengthening relationships and empowering ministry leaders and churches in their work with families. Family Ministries focuses on people in relationship. It is a ministry that provides tools to help individuals communicate more effectively, deepen commitment in marriage, and assist in becoming better parents. Family Ministries helps families grow in love and live in harmony as the family of God.

At this site you will find resources and ideas to help launch and maintain an effective family ministries program, the mission and philosophy of Adventist Family Ministries, and position statements pertaining to family issues. You will also find trustworthy and biblical answers to many questions regarding family life and links to other helpful websites.

Enjoy your visit with us!


International Leadership Conference "Reach the World: Issues Impacting Children, Women, and Families"

RTW Budapest 2017

Sponsored by the Departments of Children's Ministries (CHM), Women's Ministries (WM), and Family Ministries (FM) of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.

Taking place on 10-13 May 2017 in Budapest, Hungary.

Open to directors of the three sponsoring departments at the Division, Union Conference/Mission (Union of Churches), and Conference/Mission levels; to Church Administrators and Ministerial Secretaries at every level; as well as seminary professors, and pastors for Children, Women, and Families.

To learn more visit to www.facebook.com/RTWBUDAPEST2017

Limited space available. Please register as soon as possible.


New resource available for download

FM Planbook 2016


Revival and Reformation and your Family:

The General Conference Department of Family Ministries joins the Revival and Reformation program and presents practical ideas to bring your family to a spiritual revival and so reach families for Jesus.

Revival and Reformation and your Family

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Mission to the Families in the Cities: Family to Family

Family Ministries joins the Seventh-day Adventist Church's five-year emphasis on sharing the love of Jesus and the hope of His soon return with people in some of the world's largest cities.

The Family To Family guides for Church and Family are available now for download in English and Español here!



New App for Families!

The Family Worship App can be downloaded for FREE at the App Store! ¬°Ahora disponible en castellano!

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Believe His Prophets Believe His Prophets United In Prayer Total Member Involvement


Fun & Easy Family Worship Memories Ideas

Adventist Families in North America Study

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2017 Family Ministries Special Dates

Mission to the Families in the Cities: Family to Family

The Family To Family guides for Church and Family are available now for download here!

Reaching Families for
Jesus: Growing Disciples

The 2017 Family Ministries Planbook - World Edition is available now for download!

Now on The Hope Channel

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Real Family Talk with Willie & Elaine Oliver is a weekly 30-minute TV show on The Hope Channel! Watch past episodes or find a station online!

Also, visit our Facebook page!

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