CTN has links with wider inter-church organisations as a member of Churches Together in All Northamptonshire and Peterborough (Shire and Soke) – www.shireandsoke.org.uk.
CTN is also in membership with Churches Together in England and The World Council of Churches.
The Aims of Churches Together in Northampton & District are…
- To encourage the churches, as pilgrims together, to develop growing relationships and to seek a common mind
- To encourage churches to worship, pray and reflect together on the nature and purpose of the church in the light of its mission – each church sharing with others the treasures of its tradition
- To encourage the churches to respond to the need of society and to witness to the Gospel together
- To encourage the churches to live and share the Gospel, to evangelise together and to take further steps towards full unity.
In particular Churches Together in Northampton & District seeks to:
- Serve as a means of communion between churches and local Churches Together groups;
- Provide a focus for relating to the local authority and other statutory or voluntary bodies;
- Provide a resource for mission and evangelism as appropriate across Northampton & District.
Northampton Churches or organisations wishing to become members of Churches Together in Northampton & District should contact the secretary who will send them an application form. There is an annual subscription fee.