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See also Ethnomusicology

A.C.T. Intl is a Ministry to and for artistic & innovative ministries and missionaries doing Christian work around the world.
We exist to address three serious problems facing the Church today:
  • First, today’s cultures listen better to artists than to preachers.
  • Second, the Church has not always adequately understood and embraced artistic people, strategies and methods. So, there are few places that integrate innovative and artistic ministry people and projects.
  • Third, the Church is loosing the assets of some of Her most powerful and effective servants.
We provide artists and innovators the coaching, accountability, organization, non-profit status, and administrative systems they need to move forward in ministry. And in the process ...
We are helping the Church embrace artists and the arts for Christ’s work worldwide; and it seems now, we are the largest ministry in the world focusing on this task.
Artists in Christian Testimony Intl's ultimate objective is to see people around the world—as they come to Christ—worship God and express their faith in their own language and cultural style, while mobilizing and training church and mission leaders to more effectively worship and communicate the Gospel through music and the arts.

The Lausanne Arts issue network exists to catalyze and connect artistic Christians and evangelical influencers concerning the role of artists and the arts for global mission—through gatherings focused on biblical prayer, reflection, training, and ministry action.

ICE envisions a future in which
communities of Jesus followers
in every culture
engage with God and the world
through their own artistic expressions.

We offer
networking, training, and resources
for the flourishing of
biblical and culturally appropriate arts.

The vision of Japan CAN (Christians in the Arts Network) is to build the church in Japan through culturally appropriate projects while equipping and encouraging arts specialists to impact the world for Christ.

We are a community of artists and creative catalysts dedicated to inspiring all people to engage their culture to create a more good and beautiful world. IAM presents lectures, performances, exhibitions, screenings, and workshops. Our programming and resources equip the creative community to generate good, true, and beautiful cultural artifacts: sign-posts pointing toward the “world that ought to be.”
Linking networks of believers engaged in arts and entertainment for mutual encouragement in the task of salting the cultures of Europe.