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.

The Rain Won't Stop Falling in Southern California

But the bad weather is showcasing Jesus at work.

An Outpost of Heaven Amidst the Hell

Seeing God at work in an Adjumani refugee camp.

The Truth About Loving Our Neighbors

Our story of being judged irrelevant to our city.

God’s Plans Are Bigger Than Our Plans

We just prayed for open doors.

Shepherding and Rocket Science

Love is the great apologetic.

God Can Still Surprise Us

Even though we should be used to seeing Him at work around us.

The Luxury of Learning

What school means to Liberia's children in crisis