ECCU Blog

by Jac La Tour


When you say that ECCU is actually an alliance of people and organizations committed to fueling Christ-centered ministry worldwide—people sometimes wonder what that looks like. A new video shows them. [read more]

by Jac La Tour

If your ministry is sending and supporting missionaries on the field, check out this upcoming webinar presented by the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) and Church Executive. 7 Key Issues to Properly Handle Missions Finances will cover topics like how to clearly communicate missions needs to givers, how to measure and fulfill the expectations of people who support missions, and how to handle the administrative responsibilities related to missions finances.

Presenters at this June 28, 2011 webinar include Dan Busby, ECFA president, Samantha Cave, McLean Bible Church global impact administrator, Pat Willow-Kulesza, Willow Creek Community Church’s director of international serving, and John Van Drunen, ECFA vice president.

Click here to register.

by Jac La Tour

At church on Sunday, I heard about a missionary in Africa who dedicated his life to sharing the gospel with people who had never even heard the name of Jesus. Ultimately, his mission cost him his life. I was reminded—once again—of the calling we all have to make disciples, and of the awesome privilege we have at ECCU to participate in missions. 

Looking back over the past year, we’ve had several opportunities to partner with our mission agency members and their missionaries in creative ways. [read more]

by Jac La Tour

Since you and I share a passion for missions work around the world, I’m passing on this information I recently read in Mission Network News online. As we go into 2011, may we remember to pray for those God has sent “into all the world.” [read more]