ordination & licensing
The Ordained Minister has the authority to perform all rites of the church, including the wedding ceremony. The Licensed Minister has the authority to perform all rites of the church, except for the wedding ceremony.learn more
The Evangelical Church Alliance, a recognized endorser of military chaplains by the United States Department of Defense, provides ministerial credentials and support to chaplains in their role of ministry to military personnel and their families.learn more
The ECA International is an alliance of ministers serving throughout the world. The ECA has been serving God's servants since 1887. Throughout the years the Evangelical Church Alliance has not wavered and has held fast to the Word of God and high standards.
Since 1887, ECA has provided credentials to thousands of like minded individuals who are called of God and have a proven ministry.
ECA has 1700+ worldwide members; including Military Chaplains, Missionaries, Evangelists, Pastors, Teachers, Police and Fire Chaplains, etc.
Since 1969 the Evangelical Church Alliance has offered a correspondence curriculum called the Bible Extension Institute (BEI), servicing thousands of students globally.
The ECA is authorized by the Department of Defense to provide ecclesiastical endorsements for qualified persons.
Since 1887, ECA has providing credentials to those of like mind from 48 different countries around the world.