First Baptist Church of Denton, Texas Becomes an ECFA Certified Church

First Baptist Church of Denton, Texas Certified by National Financial Accountability Organization

DENTON, TX – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the certification of First Baptist Church of Denton, Texas of Denton, TX.

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

First Baptist Church of Denton, Texas 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 certified by ECFA, it demonstrates its willingness to follow the model of biblical accountability.

“We are pleased to certify a church committed to the mission that they are changed people, changing lives through Jesus Christ,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1858, First Baptist Church of Denton, Texas ( is a local church, part of the Southern Baptist Convention and the Baptist General Convention of Texas.  The church conducts worship services; small group Bible studies; various ministries to missions, men, women, children, youth, university students, and senior adults; and many charity related programs and activities.

ECFA, founded in 1979, provides certification 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 certification and a listing of ECFA-certified members, visit or call 1-800-323-9473.



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