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.

Capacity Building in Individual and Communities:

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