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Consider it one of the “value addeds” of partnering with Disciples Church Extension Fund (DCEF). In addition to the financial and consultative services we offer, we can keep you current on what’s happening in Disciples congregations around your state, province, or territory and around North America. Through these blog posts, you’ll get the latest news on, and personal insights from, Disciples who are making a difference in their community with the help of DCEF. Plus, you’ll occasionally read stories that offer you your own opportunity to make a difference. Disciples helping Disciples, that’s what DCEF and you are all about. Read on!

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What changes are needed to welcome members back into our worship space?

What changes are needed to welcome members back into our worship space?

As I looked at the question that had popped up on my email this morning I thought to myself, “Wow, which direction should I go with this?” I can look at this strictly for what do we need to do with our buildings after being away from them for as long as three months....

Got questions about your church? Our Advisors have the answers!

Got questions about your church? Our Advisors have the answers!

At Disciples Church Extension Fund (DCEF), our staff members work with Disciples congregations and organizations on investments, loans, and more. But it’s our four Building and Capital Services Advisors who meet pastors, planters, and worshipers face-to-face,...

How can DCEF help our congregation through COVID-19?

How can DCEF help our congregation through COVID-19?

Before I answer that question, permit me to share an experience from nearly 20 years ago. In the fall of 2001, a month or so after September 11th, I attended a New Church Summit in Indianapolis led by Rick Morse—then, the new Director of New Church Ministry. Only a...

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