Catalyst for Positive Change

What services can RFD CDC provide?


Research, planning and strategy development for congregations, missional networks, districts, conferences and communities. A specialty and passion is consultation with rural and limited-resource congregations as well as those led by bi-vocational pastors or part-time local pastors. RFD can assist with goal-setting, strategic planning and putting into place processes for vital ministry.


Providing leadership in helping congregations, communities, counties, and not-for-profits think creatively about the gifts God has given them and how best to use those resources to work towards a desired future.

Project Development:

Development from concept to move-in for a variety of congregational, senior, workforce, and student ministry initiatives on a county, state or national basis.

Funding Development:

Strategies for funding of startup, operational and capital needs.


Consulting about architects, engineers, and contractors for team building projects along with construction services through ConstruX.

Capacity Building in Individual and Communities:

Individual and community transformation through the NETworX and the Abundant Community Transformation Stories (ACTS) initiative.