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Sam Huggard


Sam Huggard serves on the EFCA Board of Directors and began work as the New England District Superintendent in August 2016. Prior to working with NEDA, Sam planted and pastored BeFree Community Church in Alton, NH. Before serving with BeFree, he worked with Young Life, a ministry for teens. Sam co-authored The Five Stones: An Everyday Guide To Following Jesus. This resource helps people understand and live an authentic way of life in Christ. Sam and his wife, Wendy, have been married for 19 years. They live in Alton, NH, with their 3 children: Nadia, Isabelle and Seth.

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