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Keep up with the Good News through DCEF!

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 is the key to a successful church merger?

What is the key to a successful church merger?

Conversations about potential church mergers are always complicated. Often, they begin when a congregation, or two congregations, face the painful reality that they can no longer afford their buildings or their ministries at the level they’ve been accustomed to....

Office Closure Notification

The offices of Disciples Church Extension Fund (DCEF) and New Church Ministry will be closed on Thursday, August 6 and Friday, August 7 to provide a period of rest and reflection for our staff. We want to give our employees the opportunity to step away from their work...

How can we continue serving our communities?

How can we continue serving our communities?

Dr. Seuss invites us to open our minds to new possibilities when he says, "Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try." Since March, our way of ‘doing church’ has changed, and having talked with several...


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