What does it take to begin a relationship with God? Do you need to devote yourself to unselfish religious deeds? Must you become a better person so that God will accept you? Learn how you can know God personally.
Learn the basics of what Christians believe.
Get the answers to frequently asked questions on Christian beliefs and practices.
Explore answers to life's biggest questions.
We all have a story. Read about individuals who have been transformed by faith.
Take the next step in your faith journey with resources on prayer, devotionals and other tools for personal and spiritual growth.
Explore resources to help you live out your life and relationships in a way that honors God.
Find resources for personal or group Bible study.
Learn to develop your skills, desire and ability to join others on their spiritual journeys and take them closer to Jesus.
Help others in their faith journey through discipleship and mentoring.
Develop your leadership skills and learn how to launch a ministry wherever you are.
View our top Cru resources in more than 20 languages.
Have some fun taking various quizzes and assessments to learn about yourself and others.
Volunteer abroad this year on a short term global missions trip offered by one of the best, most-reliable Christian missions organizations in the world.
Internship opportunities with Cru's ministries.
If you're looking for the best Christian jobs and careers, check out Cru's ministry job openings for full- and part-time missionaries and professionals.
Live in another country building relationships and ministries with eternal impact.
Would you like to give your time to work with Cru? We need you.
Find a Cru event near you.
Use your hobbies and interests to find the best place for you to serve.
Helping students know Jesus, grow in their faith and go to the world to tell others.
Reflecting Jesus together for the good of the city.
Partnering with urban churches to meet physical and spiritual needs.
Striving to see Christ-followers on every team, in every sport and in every nation.
Equipping families with practical approaches to parenting and marriage.
Reaching students and faculty in middle and high school.
Bringing hope and resources to military families worldwide.
How we seek to journey together with everyone towards a relationship with Jesus.
Answers to questions on donations, financial policies, Cru’s annual report and more.
What we believe about the gospel and our call to serve every nation.
Learn about Cru's global leadership team.
When the global church comes together then powerful things can happen.
Leading from values so others will walk passionately with God to grow and bear fruit.
Because ethnicity is part of the good of creation, we seek to honor and celebrate the ethnic identity of those with whom we serve as well as those we seek to reach.
Showing God in action in and through His people.
Hear what others are saying about Cru.
Maybe you've been thinking about full-time ministry for a while – and maybe this feels like the right time.
But is Cru the right place for you?
We've had business owners, lawyers, secretaries and basketball coaches join our staff as a mid-career change – they've joined to fill a variety of support and professional roles, as well as to work full time on the field.
Yes, we need people like you, if God is leading you to us.
John Stokes who now serves with FamilyLife, a ministry of Cru, said that he was about 10 years away from retiring from his management position when God moved him in a new direction.
"God was calling me right now – not 10 years from now," John says. "If I push back and wait, who knows what is going to happen tomorrow or the next day?" Read John's story.
Roger and Maggie Bruehl served with Cru for five years before leaving to take over a family business.
Then, five years later, Roger returned to work with Cru – giving up running his father’s company that was grossing $15 million a year.
“I’m willing to put up with the hassles I’m going through for eternal things,” Roger told his wife, Maggie, “but I’m not willing to go through the hassles just to make more money.”
Tom and Julie Meiner were involved with the annual mission conference at their church, but they never wanted to be full-time missionaries.
“But over the period of time, God started working on our hearts,” Tom says. “Maybe what about us? Should we be involved?”
Sometime later, a coworker asked Tom a hypothetical question:
“What would you do if you won the lottery? Would you quit your job?”
“Yes,” Tom said. “If I were to win the lottery, I would quit my job and go into mission work.”
“Right then, God convicted me,” Tom says.
He sensed God was saying to him, “Why won’t you trust Me to provide those finances now?”
About six months later, Tom and Julie visited the Cru headquarters in Orlando and met with employees from Jesus Film Project®.
This was the point they determined that God was leading them to serve with Jesus Film Project. They moved to Florida in 1997.
So maybe you've made made the switch from missions maybe to missions probably, but you need to know more about the possibilities.
Here is a list of our opportunities including ministry locations and contact information.
©1994-2023 Cru. All Rights Reserved.