The purpose of a ministerial credential is to:

  • EDIFY you as you discover and refine your theological strengths and weaknesses.
  • HOLD YOU ACCOUNTABLE before your peers and church members.
  • PROVIDE a measure of safety to the flock of Christ.
  • INCORPORATE you into the fellowship of EFCA ministers.
  • PUBLICLY CONFIRM the call of God in your life of ministry.
  • PROVIDE LEGAL STATUS for the exercise of your ministry.

Credentialing FAQs

Interested? Start the process by reading through the credentialing FAQS for EFCA East.

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