Randy Scheil, who was pastor at Stonebridge Church in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has joined the team at the EFCA Central District. Read more about his new role.
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As you know, the Central District EFCA Transition Team was tasked with finding a suitable candidate for District Superintendent to replace Dr. Calvin Swan at the 2020 District Conference. We are pleased to announce the selection of Rev. Mike Shields to be placed in nomination for District Superintendent! Mike brings 27 years of ministry in […]
Larry Austin will be returning from Sabbatical on Monday, August 26. His series of reflections this past Spring regarding the Sabbath and A. J. Swoboda’s book “Subversive Sabbath: The Surprising Power of Rest in a Non-Stop World” are now available as blog posts at this link. You’ll want to start at the bottom of the list and work your way up (they are in reverse date order, so newest entry is first).
Welcome back, Larry!!!
Brad is unable to attend EFCAOne this week due to treatment, but provides an update today: Praise God! Patty and I are at Barnes outpatient and my blood test just came back showing my white blood cell count is at 328k and it was 644k 3 weeks ago. Today is my 4th infusion of immunotherapy […]
Follow up on Mark and Nina Kiekhaefer in Jefferson City, MO. EFCA ReachGlobal Crisis Response is providing support for Mark and Nina. You can read about it here: https://reachglobalcrisisresponse.wordpress.com/2019/05/24/for-good/. You will find opportunity to provide financial support for Mark and Nina in this story as well.
This weekend while we enjoy the longer time away from work, we also reflect on those who served in the military and sacrificed whether through separation, a life devoted to our country, or giving their lives to protect our freedoms. These are men and women placed their lives on the line so that the rest […]
A deadly storm that went through parts of Missouri last night triggered a tornado in Jefferson City, Missouri. Pastor Mark Kiekhaefer and his wife Nina at Living Hope Church (an EFCA church) in Jefferson City, were planning to move into a home they were renovating later this year. This is what’s left after the tornado. […]
Jerry Carlin, who was pastor at The Springs Church in Springfield, Missouri, has joined the team at the EFCA Central District. Read more about his new role.