Free Lutheran Theological Seminary Corporation Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

Free Lutheran Theological Seminary Corporation Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

PLYMOUTH, MN – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Free Lutheran Theological Seminary Corporation of Plymouth, MN.

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

Free Lutheran Theological Seminary Corporation 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 establish students in the eternal and inerrant world of God for a life of faith in Jesus Christ and faithful service in his kingdom,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1966, Free Lutheran Theological Seminary Corporation ( operates the Association Free Lutheran Seminary and Bible School. These two higher education institutions function to provide religious and biblical education designed to help students know and understand God’s word and apply it to their lives. 

To learn more about Free Lutheran Theological Seminary Corporation 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 or call 1-800-323-9473.



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