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

What We Count, We Celebrate, Part 2

Considering our annual church metrics survey

What We Count, We Celebrate

This is why counting matters.

Muscle Memory and Mission

It takes practice, and humility, to change a pattern.

In the Mail

Our church’s ministry to those in prison

When 17 Equals 1

The strength of the EFCA district structure

Starting Now

I'm not leaving yet, but I want my church to be ready.

The Trust Factor

Essential for riding out a crisis

Is Your Pastor Stunting your Creativity?

Honest talk with worship pastors

Church Name Change

Sound reasons and sound methods for the switch


When church leaders become the target of gossip