Remembering our history

Look back on God's faithfulness to the EFCA.

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Von Qualen in Canton

This year, we celebrate 135 years of global EFCA missionaries.

  • Tom Cairns

November 03, 2022
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125 Years of Our EFCA School

This week is the 125th anniversary of the first classes at Trinity International University in Illinois.

  • Tom Cairns

September 29, 2022
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Our First Mission Leader

Hugo Rodine survived typhoid before antibiotics to become the leader of our mission.

  • Tom Cairns

July 28, 2022
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The Impact of Confirmation

For decades, confirmation classes were a significant element of church life for young people.

  • Tom Cairns

June 23, 2022
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A Significant Guide

Erick Anton Halleen was the first president of the merged Free Church movement.

  • Tom Cairns

May 26, 2022
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The Swedish Songbird

Winifred Larson didn't begin singing in ministry until age 23, but she had a significant impact on our musical heritage.

  • Tom Cairns

March 03, 2022
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Decades of Partnership, A Century of Ministry

This year, the Free Church of Congo, known by the acronym CECU (Evangelical Community of Christ in the Ubangi) will celebrate its 100-year anniversary. Their history is our history, too.

  • Tom Cairns

February 22, 2022