What does the ARC do?

The ARC encourages and supports leadership by:

  • Maintaining a system of pastoral care for leaders
  • Providing resources, training programs, and counsel for leaders
  • Providing ordination to qualified pastors and elders

Supports the life, order and ministry of ARC churches by:

  • Providing counsel and, when necessary, a court of appeals for church disputes
  • Providing literature and conferences
  • Fostering orthodox belief, biblical lifestyles, and adherence to our commonly held values

Extends the testimony of the Kingdom of God by:

  • Encouraging and coordinating church planting
  • Supporting short and long-term overseas missions
  • Forging relationships with other like-minded groups