The RAM Network exists to provide effective ministry to churches and communities in rural America. It will accomplish this by establishing and working with a cooperative network of ministry affiliates currently involved in rural ministry and outreach. Its function is as follows:
- Establish and host Regional Conferences or Retreats for Rural Pastors and leadership.
- Provide support and encouragement to Pastors and churches in rural America
- Provide quality ministerial training to rural Pastors and churches
- Network with educational institutions to facilitate quality education to students feeling a call to ministry in rural America
- It will also seek to solicit contributions toward Scholarships that can positively affect training in effective rural ministry
- Create and highlight existing resources that can be used and are effective within the rural church and culture
- Work with national and district leaders to facilitate and improve existing rural ministry