The transformed bring Christ’s transformation.

At EFC Philadelphia, ordinary people are transformed into the extraordinary likeness of Jesus Christ, by the grace of God and the power of the Holy Spirit, for the benefit of others and for the glory of God.

Elements of this Mission:

  • It is transformational (Romans 8:29; Galatians 4:19; John 17:3; Philippians 3:10-11)
  • It is supernatural (Romans 8:26-29; Ephesians 1:4-6; 2 Peter 1:3-4; Isaiah 64:8; Galatians 5:22-23)
  • It is communal (Ephesians 4:11-16; Galatians 3:16; 1 Corinthians 14:12,26)
  • It is missional (Ephesians 1:6; Luke 10:27; Matthew 28:18-20; 1 Corinthians 9:19-23; 10:31-33)


We seek to build a church that is:

  • Worshipful in entering the presence of God
  • Truthful in studying the word of God
  • Prayerful in seeking the will of God and the empowerment of the Spirit
  • Holistic in transforming the whole person
  • Missional in transforming the world