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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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When ‘What If’ Becomes ‘What Now’

When ‘What If’ Becomes ‘What Now’

No matter where you live, the threat of natural disaster is a real possibility. One that most of us don’t want to think about. But such ‘acts of God’ impact churches every year and, more often than not, it’s not the disaster but the lack of preparedness that holds up...

First Christian Church of Bedford: Sharing God’s Abundance

First Christian Church of Bedford: Sharing God’s Abundance

“This church is doing an amazing revitalization of Camp Bedford. The God incidences are numerous and noteworthy.” That’s how Christie Sharpsteen, a Facilitator with Hope Partnership Services, describes First Christian Church of Bedford, Indiana -- a congregation she’s...

First Christian Church of Paris, Texas: Building Bridges with Kindness

First Christian Church of Paris, Texas: Building Bridges with Kindness

In April of 2017, First Christian Church of Paris, Texas (FCCP), began working with Hope Partnership to dream about its future and discern what God was calling it to be in its community and beyond. After two all-church retreats, several members of the congregation...

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