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High School Winter Retreat

High School Winter Retreat

High School Winter Retreat: Registration Information  October 16th-18th, 2015 costs & details: Students: base cost $140 ($65 deposit) Staff: cost $120 ($50 deposit)  location: Crooked Creek Ranch, Fraser, CO www.crookedcreek.younglife.org                     You must provide staff for your group – enough male staff for your male students, and enough female staff for your female students. ***Crooked […]

What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You...

What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger

Imagine losing your entire building on which there is millions of debt. And the loss is not insured. That is what happened a couple of years ago to Calvary EFC in Broomfield. The building was erected a few decades ago on bentonite, which is expansive soil. Through the years the shifting of the soil caused […]

Really Good News! Group Health Insura...

Really Good News! Group Health Insurance to EFC Churches

FCMM Benefits & Retirement, the church benefits organization of the EFCA, is pleased to announce access to group health insurance programs starting July 1, 2015. The highly respected health plans of GuideStone Financial Resources (the benefits board that serves Southern Baptist and other evangelical ministries) will be available to EFCA churches through an arrangement with FCMM. GuideStone […]

Metrics – Whose Do We Use?

Metrics – Whose Do We Use?

All pastors and church leaders want to know the answer to the question? Am a successful as a pastor? Am I making an impact?  We go to conferences and get discouraged by seemingly successful pastors when we compare their ministries to ours.  We also can become proud and confident that we are successful because we […]

Making Lemonade

Making Lemonade

Disaster or Blessing? After the Waldo Canyon fire a couple of years ago the following summer brought flooding to the Front Range of Colorado. A LOT of flooding. Many of our churches were flooded, including the entire children’s wing at 1st EFC in Colorado Springs. Devastation? Well, these rooms were built and designed in the […]