CTM Partners


Bakke Graduate University

Bakke Graduate University is a graduate level university designed for leaders serving vulnerable people and places throughout the world. CTM began as an initiative of the Bakke Graduate University in 2001 where we designed and developed a grassroots masters of theology program.

World Vision

World Vision is the largest Christian relief and development organization in the world. Their U.S. Programs division contracted CTM from 2002-2006 to offer the Transforming Mission Intensives in 9 U.S. cities for their Vision Youth program. Cities include: Seattle, Tacoma, New York, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Chicago, Philipi, West Virginia, Minneapolis/St. Paul and Albany, GA.

Northwest Leadership Foundation

The Northwest Leadership Foundation (NLF) is located in Tacoma, WA. It is part of the Leadership Foundations of America movement (LFA) that is committed to the social and spiritual renewal of cities. CTM is the primary training partner of NLF for its initiatives based in Tacoma as well as a training partner of the LFA movement.

Strategy of Transformation

Our work in Latin America is an initiative called the “Estrategia de Transformacion” with is a leadership training initiative shared through a three-way partnership between CTM, Christian Reformed World Mission and Leadership Training Ministries/Liderazgo Juvenil

Mile High Ministries

Mile High Ministries is based in Denver. Their mission is to mobilize and equip people to connect their lives to God's active concern for the poor. Mile High Ministries uses the CTM curriculum for training in Denver and partners with CTM in Nairobi, Kenya and Marghita, Romanina.

Neighborhood Ministries

Neighborhood Ministries is a holistic Christian outreach to low-income families and at-risk children in inner-city Phoenix, Arizona. NM networks leaders throughout the Southwest region of the country and has been critical in introducing CTM to the Navajo Nation.

Fuller’s Center for Youth and Family Ministry

CYFM exists to translate research into resources that transform youth and family ministry.

Centre For Urban Mission

Our work in Nairobi is done in partnership with the Centre For Urban Mission; a training center located in Kibera, Africa’s largest slum. The Centre is part of Carlile College which is an international Anglican college dedicated to training African church leaders.

Urban Grace

Urban Grace is an ecumenical church located in Tacoma, WA. CTM is Urban Grace Church's primary expression of mission.

Seattle Collaboration

This collaboration includes the Yes Foundation, Mt. View Presbyterian Church, New Horizons Ministry, The Urban Family Center and The Union Gospel Mission.

Tierra Nueva

Tierra Nueva and People’s Seminary share the good news of God’s love and liberation with peasants in rural Honduras and Mexico and with immigrants, inmates and Hispanic residents in western Washington.

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