Cru is a community passionate about connecting people to Jesus Christ whose purpose is helping to fulfill the Great Commission in the power of the Holy Spirit by winning people to faith in Jesus Christ, building them in their faith and sending them to win and build others.
Cru offers spiritual guidance, resources and programs tailored to people from all cultures in every walk of life, including:
- Campus ministries in 2,300 locations engaging more than 101,000 students and faculty members on U.S. college campuses.
- Cru’s city ministry, serving in over 35 cities and partnering with over 2,000 churches and organizations in mobilizing Christ-followers to share God’s love throughout the city.
- Weekend to Remember marriage getaways and other events sponsored by the Cru ministry FamilyLife, at which more than 4 million people in 109 countries have been trained.
- Athletes in Action, Cru’s sports ministry, which has outreaches in 64 countries, including at 225 college campuses and with 46 professional sports teams in the U.S. Its sports media touches the lives of an estimated 100 million people annually.
- Cru Military, which ministers to military installations and communities in all 50 states, as well as deployed units (ships, flight lines and foxholes).
- The “JESUS” film has been shown in more than 1,700 languages and in every nation in the world. To date, the Jesus Film Project is responsible for more than 8 billion exposures to the gospel and more than 570 million total estimated decisions for Christ.
- CRU Prison Ministry is to help fulfill the Great Commission (Matthew 28:18-20) whose objective is to lead the inmates to the LORD and to establish them in their faith. We train inmates to multiple their faith with family, friends and inmates as a way of life. We stress that the Great Commission is a COMMAND not an option. The foundation teaching would be:
- How to be sure you are a Christian.
- How to experience God’s love and forgiveness.
- How to be filled with the Spirit
- How to walk in the Spirit.
- How to be a fruitful Witness.
- How to introduce others to Christ.
- How to be help fulfill the Great Commission.
- How to pray.