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Welcome to Pat Wester!

Pat Wester has joined the District Team as the Director of Church Revitalization, where he will provide key resources as he coaches NCD churches toward thriving. Raised in Minnesota, Pat and his wife, Dawn, now live in Rochester after a stint in Colorado. ...

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Sexual Purity: Do I Need Help?

We may continue to struggle with pornography, masturbation, fantasy and other sexual expressions because we do not believe we need outside help. Do you need help? Take the free online assessment available at the Pure Desire Ministries website.  Pure Desire...

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Short Term Teams Part 2

Dear Pastors and Mission Leaders,Greetings in Christ.  Last month I wrote about short-term teams.  This month is part two.  There are questions that short-term teams need to ask and resources that they need in order to be safe and protected.  This letter...

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What We Saw in Montgomery, Alabama

Each year, our EFCA District Superintendents come together for encouragement, fellowship, discussion, and prayer. These gatherings usually take place at the EFCA National Office here in Minnesota or Trinity International University in Deerfield, Illinois. This year,...

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Sexual Purity: Online Purity Groups

Regaining sexual purity is usually experienced in the context of a healthy small group of fellow travelers.  Pure Desire Ministries is one option for finding such a group.  The purpose of Pure Desire groups is to support men, women, and young adults in...

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