Welcome to EEFC!

With open arms, we invite you to join us as we seek to glorify God in all we do. Our mission is to impact our world for Jesus Christ by loving God, loving people, and making disciples.

We welcome all guests with a spirit of loving friendship. Please join us for a Sunday service or one of our many group activities, such as Adult Bible Fellowship or our men’s, women’s or youth Bible studies.

Be sure to stop by the Welcome Center located at our main entrance where we can greet you in person and answer any questions you may have.

George Calhoun, Senior Pastor

Rev. Dr. George Calhoun has been a pastor for over 35 years, including ministries in Ethiopia, Jamaica, Brazil and Guyana.  He has had a variety of experience, having served as a police chaplain, high school soccer coach, and founder of a homeless shelter and a community teen center, as well mobilizing trips for Hurrican Katrina relief.   Pastor George began his pastoral training at Alfred (NY) University, and received his Masters from Bethel Seminary (St. Paul, MN) and his Doctorate from Denver Seminary.

In addition to his pastoral duties, Dr. Calhoun is an Adjunct Professor in Judson University's BA in Human Services, the Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership, MBA and Leadership In Ministry programs.

Dr. Calhoun has been married for 35 years to Lannette, an accomplished musician and teacher.  He is also very involved with his 3 children and five grandchildren.  (He also serves as pastor for the Christian band, “Citizen Way," of which his sons Ben and Josh are founders.)

You may contact Pastor George by telephone at the church office (847 695-8812) or by email: PastorGeorge@elginefc.org .


Dan Goff, Youth Pastor

Pastor Dan Goff was born and raised in Wheaton, Illinois.  He accepted Christ at age 8 and grew up in a Christian family.  He felt the call to serve in youth ministry as a junior in high school.  Since then he has received his B.A. Degree in Youth Ministry/Adolescent Studies at Judson University and has recently completed his MDiv at TEDS.  For a number of years Dan served as the Director of Middle School Ministries at Grace Community Church and now Dan comes to serve as Youth Pastor at EEFC.

Dan is married to his wonderful wife Becky.  He enjoys playing sports, especially slow pitch softball, and spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoys camping and being out in nature.  Dan is a huge sports fan and roots for the Cubs, Bears, Blackhawks and Bulls.

You may contact Pastor Dan by telephone at 224-578-1322, or call the church office at 847-695-8812.

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1900 Big Timber Road
Elgin, IL 60123

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This Week at E.E.F.C.

Monday - 7/24
 7:00 pm  Revive Bible Study

Tuesday - 7/25
 7:00 pm  Women's Bible Study

Wednesday - 7/26
 6:30 pm  180
 6:45 pm  Midweek Prayer Meeting

Saturday - 7/29
 6:45 am  Bro2Bro Bible Study

Sunday - 7/30
 (summer hours)
 10:30 am  Worship Service
        Pass the Baton series
 12 noon  Adult Ministries Training
 5:00 pm  Revive!
  Riverwoods Missions

Coming Events

Jul 30-31 Riverwoods Missions
Aug 5 - Graphics Team Workshop
Aug 6 - Return to regular schedule
Aug 19 - Revive/180: El Dia de Agua
Aug 20 - Church Picnic
Sep 6 - AWANA Registration