8 Principles for Christian Community Development

Christian Community Development (CCD) is a philosophical approach to creating long-term solutions to the problems facing the poor, within a specific neighborhood, by utilizing grassroots, church-based ministries. The eight key tenants of CCD are designed to help biblically and relationally rebuild poor communities.

Community Leadership and Development Institute (CLDI) in Billings, Montana has been “doing” CCD for over 40 years. Visit their website to learn more about what CCD might look like in Montana.