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GCFA’s IT Security Solutions help you save money and stay safe in today’s ever-changing digital environment. These five products help in everything from encryption to backup and recovery and remote security patches. Let us show you how we can keep you secure at a lower cost than traditional IT providers so you can keep more of your ministry dollars.

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Educational Opportunities Tours offers faith-based, educational travel opportunities to members of The United Methodist Church. Founded in 1974, Educational Opportunities Tours provides quality travel programs at an affordable price. The faith-based tours have been provided to more than 300,000 Christians that includes learning opportunities and spiritual growth. Educational Opportunities Tours remains the leader in this type of travel.

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Spring 2018 Local Church Resource Guide

We are pleased to announce the Spring 2018 Edition of the Local Church Resource Guide. The companies included in this guide have been vetted by GCFA. Their mission for this project is to support local church ministry. Read on for more information on valuable resources for your church!