Evangelical Free Church of America
The EFCA is an association of nearly 1,500 churches, joined together by a mutual committment to serve and glorify God by multiplying healthy churches around the world. Through the EFCA association we support and participate in local and world mission and compassion ministries.  Read more …

Hilltop Urban Church
Hilltop Urban Church serves “financially challenged” folks of our commuity who because of their past, disabilities, problems, race- whatever, you name it – have a hard time finding a place to be accepted and belong, a place where they can grow in Jesus and be somebody in the Kingdom of God! Hilltop is an EFCA church.  Read more …

Iglesia Evangelica Libra
Iglesia Evangelica Libra, also known as Genesis EFC, has a strong outreach ministry to the Spanish-speaking community in Wichita. East EFC is providing scholarships for theological training to help Iglesia expand their ministry.

Midwest District
The EFCA churches in Kansas and Nebraska form the Midwest District. Through the district, we join with other churches to plant churches. Our pastors often serve on advisary committees for Kansas church plants.  Read more …

Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (TEDS) is dedicated to the development of servant leaders for the global church. The core focus is the Master of Divinity degree to prepare pastors, teachers and missionaries for many kinds of service.  Read more …

World Missions

Drevets, Claire

Teach Beyond
Claire is teaching and discipling missionary kids at Faith International Academy in Davao, Philippines.

Edgren, Scott & Kristi

Edgrens in Ecuador blog
Scott develops leadership by teaching seminary courses to pastors. Scott and Kristi are located in Quito, Equador.

Hannant, Barry & Karla

EFCA ReachGlobal
Barry and Karla continue to work with ReachGlobal back in the States. They now live in Texas.

Hawthorne, Loren & Susan

Wycliffe Bible Translators
Loren supports the technical side of publishing Bible translastions as part of the Mexico team. A recent achievement is to post portions of scripture, either PDF, audio or both, for 110 Mexican languages to Scripture Earth. Loren and Susan are located in Wycliffe’s Tucson, Arizona office. Loren and Susan are members of East EFC.

Knowlton, Jim & Connie

SIM Serving In Mission
After growning up and serving on the mission field in Niger, Jim supports the transport of supplies for SIM. Connie serves in SIM’s medical office. Jim and connie are located in SIM’s International administrative headquarters in Fort Mill, South Carolina.

Ritchey, Bill & Cherry

EFCA ReachGlobal
Bill develops and teaches courses in cross-cultural missions and evangelism through World Missions Academy. In addition he works to transition the courses to portable and internet to make them available world-wide. Bill and Cherry are located in Maracay, Venezuela.

Bible Mission International

BMI is a church-planting and indigenous-pastor-equipping ministry focused on the former Soviet bloc countries. The U.S. director of the ministry, Mark Reimschisel, is based here in Wichita, and he is a member of First E. Free. Read more…

Bill Glass Ministries

Bill Glass Ministries organizes large share-the-gospel events in prisons all over the U.S. Read more…


SAT-7 broadcasts the gospel by satellite in Arabic into all the Middle East countries. It has become the most effective means of communicating the gospel into that region. Read more…

Local Missions


Campus Ministry Network

Campus Ministry Network facilitates Bible studies and prayer groups in Wichita-area high schools. It is led by Keith Malcom. Read more…

Choices Medical Clinic

The Choices Medical Clinic offers education, encouragement and support to those faced with an unexpected or unwanted pregnancy. Prenatal medical consults, physician referrals, counseling, 4-D ultrasounds, practical support, and adoption information are provided to allow women to make a choicee that won’t harm them emotionally of physically, now or later.   Read more …

Christian Ministries to Offenders

Christian Ministries to Offenders exists primarily for the evangelization of the incarcerated, offender and victim, by presenting them with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. CMO seeks to minister to the whole person through both group and individual ministries. CMO works in the Sedgwick County Detention Center.

Hope Ranch for Women

Hope Ranch for Women will offer a home, faith-based equine assisted personal development and mentoring services in order that women can be free and healed from the physical, mental and spiritual effects of exploitation; and so that they may experience God’s love and grace in tangible ways, live in the fullness of who God created them to be, and fully integrate and thrive within their communities.

Love INC

Love In the Name of Christ is a volunteer-driven clearinghouse by which those in need can be helped in effective ways which include clothing, transportation, home maintenance, counseling, and short-term financial assistance. Across the country, churches are effectively responding to complex issues of need and poverty in their communities through Love In the Name of Christ. More than 9,000 churches from 60 different Christian denominations cooperate together through Love INC in over 140 communities. Last year, more than one million needs were met.  Read more …

Pregnancy and Family Resource Center, Augusta, KS

The Pregnancy and Family Resource Center of Augusta helps with unplanned pregnancies. They provide pregnancy tests and options counseling, adoption support, and educational services. Read more…

The Lord’s Diner

East not only supports The Lord’s Diner financially, but on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, many of our people volunteer at the Diner in various roles. Read more…

Union Rescue Mission

The Union Rescue Mission is an evangelical Christian ministry committed to sharing the gospel and meeting the spiritual, physical, and emotional needs of the homeless and poor in our community.  Read more …