Mission: The mission of the organization is: a) to promote a local expression of ecumenical christian community life, and to promote the understanding of the practical living of the christian life, both individually and in terms of community. B) to promote religious education within the organization and within similar organizations in other areas and to spread the teachings of the bible through the use of publications, electronic tapes, library facilities, meetings, conferences, musical media, and other similar activities. C) to promote spiritual renewal among christians at large. D) to sponsor worship services within this organization in the ann arbor area and among other organizations in other areas. E) to engage in works of christian charity.
Programs: Pastoral ministry word of life offers christian teaching and leadership through prayer meetings open to the public. Prayer breakfasts and other events are also held. In addition, free counseling and other christian services are provided to members and other christians on living the christian life.
university evangelism word of life sponsors university christian outreach (uco), a campus ministry at the university of michigan. The staff teach on various aspects of the christian life and lead evangelistic efforts of the university campus.
other christian groups and the poor word of life contributes to the support of other christian groups and the poor.