The EFCA blog offers both proven practices and alternative perspectives for Christian faith and ministry from leaders in the Evangelical Free Church of America®.

How to Gain Experience Before You Step Behind the Pulpit

Examining the value of pastoral residencies.

Church-Growth Fear or Excitement?

An excerpt from "More People to Love: How the Bible starts in a garden and ends in a city and what that means for you."

Turning the Page, Again

Reflections for the year ahead

Book Review: Expositional Preaching

How we speak God's Word today

A Life of Intentionality

Introducing the new superintendent for the New England District Association

Are We Equipping Our Saints?

Here’s how (and why) we must do so

Loving and Leading the Glorious Small Church

Rejoicing in the days of small things (Zechariah 4:10)

Did Jeremiah While Away His Years in a Rocking Chair?

An open letter to EFCA leaders about retirement

My Healthy Skepticism

Are we pastors (and churches) really better together?