Frequently Asked Questions
How did FCAP begin?
The ministry of FCAP began in the 1971 and was incorporated in 1973 when 50 people from eight different airlines in the United States and Canada met to consider how God wanted them to serve Christ in and through the airline/aviation industry. Since that time, the ministry of FCAP has spread in over 90 areas worldwide.
Is there a membership?
FCAP is a connection among Christians within the airline/aviation industry around the world, who share a common commitment to Christ and teachings found in the bible, and who focus on how this relates directly to our work and workplace; FCAP does not have a membership or dues.
Are people from different denominations involved in FCAP?
Who can be a part of FCAP?
The ministry includes people who hold jobs in every area of the airline/aviation industry worldwide. Anyone who has trusted Christ as Lord and Savior and who is living in obedience to God’s Word is eligible to be considered a part of FCAP. Those who choose to identify with FCAP are encouraged to meet regularly with other airline believers, support the work prayerfully and financially, and to seek opportunities to share the life-changing Gospel message with others in their workplace. Christians not directly related to the airline/aviation industry are welcome to be part of FCAP.
What is the purpose of FCAP?
We represent Christ in the airlines/aviation industry through meaningful relationships and quality work worldwide.
What does FCAP have to offer?
We offer training that helps Christians integrate their faith into the everyday details of their work and its challenges, free publications for encouragement, to give focus, and provide information, support and fellowship through local groups, prayer network, training sessions and special gatherings.
How can I connect with other believers in the airlines in my local area?
Does FCAP have a Board of Directors?
Yes. They are voted on by the FCAP Leadership and are responsible for making decisions regarding overall policies of FCAP and fiduciary matters regarding the ministry as a whole. An Advisory Board, comprised of individuals with spiritual insight and maturity is sometimes called upon by the Board of Directors for advice and counsel. Our FCAP Leadership is made up of representatives from our Local Fellowship groups.
Where is FCAP located?
How is FCAP financed?
Expenses incurred in the operation of FCAP International Headquarters and the Local Fellowships are paid entirely from donations. We do not conduct fund raisers or solicit funds through “hard core” tactics. We do, however, attempt to tactfully make our needs known.
How can I make a donation to FCAP?
We are grateful for your support! Please click our “Planned Giving” link where more details are given. Funds can be received by FCAP International Headquarters via: cash, personal checks (drawn on U.S. banking account and made payable in U.S. currency), auto debit, PayPal, credit card, money order or traveler’s check. We hold non-profit tax-exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the US Internal Revenue Code and will issue tax receipts accordingly.