Welcome to EFC Newport

Evangelical Friends Church of Newport is a contemporary church
located two miles northeast of downtown historic Newport, Rhode Island.
We hope to see you on Sunday at 9AM!
We also live stream our service on our YouTube Channel.
Follow EFC Newport on YouTube for weekly sermons, weekly wisdoms, and more!

Songs and Prayers of God's People: The Psalms

2022 EFC Sports Camp

Sports camp is EFC’s version of VBS and it is a week long sports camp
full of sports, fun, music and best of all… Jesus!

Camp will be held here at EFC, 70 Bliss Mine Rd, Middletown, RI 02842
July 25th – 29th from 9am – 12:15pm.

Sports Offered:
Team 45 (4 & 5 year olds),
Soccer & Cheerleading (6 – 12 year olds)
Basketball (8 – 12 year olds).

All campers will receive a camp t-shirt, daily take-home Bible studies and have the opportunity to receive a collector’s pin. Camp will cost $40 per child and you can register by clicking this slide or going to the Family Ministry tab on the website.

Greetings from Pastor Paul

Paul A. Hoffman (Ph.D., University of Manchester) has served as the lead pastor of Evangelical Friends Church of Newport, Rhode Island, since 2007. 

In his free time, Paul enjoys reading, traveling, hanging out with his family at the beach, harvesting sea glass, playing tennis, and watching English Premier League soccer. 

Paul has been married to his lovely wife, Autumn, for over twenty-two years
and has two wonderful sons, Landon and Kelan.


Who We Are

We realize you might want to know what to expect when you visit Sunday worship service. You can anticipate four things…

Family Ministry

Sunday Kids Church weekly on EFC’s YouTube channel and In-person Sunday mornings at 9 am. Parent resources, great music, Biblical content, activities, and more!


New sermons posted every week with our Lead Pastor Rev. Dr. Paul Hoffman. Valuable lessons for local and global communities.

What’s new at EFC…

Songs and Prayers of God’s People: Psalms 1, 2, and 3
June 26—July 17

On Sunday, June 26, we will begin a mini-series on the book of Psalm, perhaps one of the most beloved books of the Bible.

For more information, contact the office at 401-847-1790 or email admin@efcnewport.com. Would you like to receive our weekly newsletter? Send your email contact information to connect@efcnewport.com today.

watch the latest sermon now on YouTube

A daily video message from Pastor Paul featuring a specific spiritual reading for each calendar day of the year. Click/tap the button below to watch now on YouTube.

For those who want to financially support EFC’s mission, we offer you the option of online giving. You can click/tap the “Give” button below or text “EFCGive” to 77977. God bless!