EGBC’s “developing family of Christ-followers” not only includes our congregation, but also relationships with other churches, ministries, and faith-based organizations with whom we network, study, learn and discuss matters of belief and service. These include:
BRAZILIAN BAPTIST CHURCH OF CHICAGO - The IBBC shares our facility and many ministry opportunities. Three times a year, we hold joint Services of Worship. In additional, IBBC worship pastor Andre De Mesquita is also pastor of worship for EGBC.
CONVERGE WORLDWIDE - An international network of Baptist churches serving church planting and missionaries across the globe as well as local church support.
CONVERGE MIDAMERICA – A regional affiliate of CONVERGE, connecting churches in Illinois, Indiana, Missouri and Michigan through staff counsel, ministry aid discipleship growth. #bettertogether
THE ELK GROVE INTERFAITH COUNCIL – A community service and prayer network of a cross-section of churches and faith-based agencies.
PASTORS OF AFRICAN DESCENT - An affiliate of Converge MidAmerica fostering conversation among African-American pastors in urban and suburban settings.
Converge magazine: "Point"