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.

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Polygamy, Dual Career Marriages, and African Culture Among Topics at Groundbreaking Conference in Kenya

Three African Adventist regions come together to grapple with difficult subjects. In another first for the Family Ministries Department of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, three African division…

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Bride Price, Divorce, and Leadership in African Families

The Adventist Pan-African Conference on Dynamic Family Relationships continues with sensitive topics By: Costin Jordache, communication director and news editor, Adventist Review This is Part 2 of…

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Pan-African Conference Materials

Presentations from Adventist Pan-African Conference on Dynamic Family Relations are available to access.

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Revival and Reformation and your Family

The GC 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.

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2018 Family Ministries Special Dates

Learn about the 2018 special dates and find resources to be ready for these events in your local church.

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Fun & Easy Family Worship Ideas

Find more than 25 ideas, new and easy to adapt to your family worship.

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Adventist Families in North America

This study was commissioned by the Family Ministries Department of the Seventh‐day Adventist Church in North America in 2010. The research was implemented by the Center for Creative Ministry.

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