What is CFC Handmaids of the Lord (HOLD)
CFC-HOLD is a work of Christ which raises up Christian women who are committed to the work of personal transformation, evangelization and winning the world for Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit, with Mary as their model.
It is one of the family ministries of Couples for Christ.
It is a Christian renewal and support ministry for mature women, such as:
- single mothers (except minors)
- separated/divorced women
- single mature women
- married women whose husbands are working in another province/country or are not willing or able to
participate in any religious affiliation
- migrant women workers
- women in prison
Women in the Holy Spirit, joyfully proclaiming the greatness and glory of God as Mary did, by living out her fiat: “I am the Handmaid of the Lord, may it be done to me according to your word,” in selfless love and discipleship.
The Handmaid of the Lord is a creation of God distinctly called to the mission of:
- Personal transformation
- Evangelization to bring her family and others, especially women, to a renewed life in the Lord, and
- Wholehearted service to bring glad tidings to the poor
ACTUALIZING THE MISSION
1. HOLD Programs
- Christian Life Programs
- Focused Evangelization (family/corporate)
- Gateway Evangelization (ANCOP programs/HOLD special teachings/conferences)
- Win Old Members Back (WOMB)
- Transition (Crossover) Program
- Witnessing to the World Program