Candlewood Church is a voluntary member of Great Commission Churches (GCC), a US-based fellowship of churches designed to inspire, equip and mobilize churches to advance the gospel of Jesus Christ in the United States and overseas. GCC’s website includes a statement of faith and core values, as well as a list of member churches. GCC also provides mediation services to assist a church member who wants help in resolving an issue with the church’s leadership.
Within GCC, Candlewood Church is active with Great Commission Plains, a regional subdivision of GCC which works together for church planting, leadership training, and church coaching. Great Commission Plains includes churches in 12 cities from Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Nebraska, Wisconsin, and Oklahoma.