Special News Update

Pentecostal/Charismatic Churches of North America Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

December 11, 2017

PUYALLUP, WA - The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Pentecostal/Charismatic Churches of North America of Puyallup, WA.

ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fundraising.

Pentecostal/Charismatic Churches of North America joins a growing number of Christ-centered churches and ministries across America, supported by over 27 million donors that have earned the right to display the ECFA seal. When an organization is accredited by ECFA, it demonstrates its willingness to follow the model of biblical accountability.

"We are pleased to accredit a ministry committed to provide a framework for fellowship, dialogue, and cooperation between the various Pentecostal and Charismatic denominations, churches, and ministries in North America that agree with the purposes and goals of the organization," said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1994, Pentecostal/Charismatic Churches of North America share a common history of Holy Spirit renewal and an overriding goal of evangelizing the world, they wish to join in a common witness to the outpouring of the Holy Spirit upon all flesh in the last days.

To learn more about Pentecostal/Charismatic Churches of North America and their stewardship opportunities, visit ServantMatch, ECFA's program that matches God's servants with the stewardship options of ECFA members based on ministry sectors and categories. It is ECFA's newest online feature that allows you to quickly and easily find giving opportunities.

ECFA, founded in 1979, provides accreditation to leading Christian nonprofit organizations that faithfully demonstrate compliance with the ECFA Standards pertaining to financial accountability, fundraising and board governance. For more information about ECFA, including information about accreditation and a listing of ECFA-accredited members, visit www.ECFA.org or call 1-800-323-9473.