American and Foreign Christian Union

Connecting Friends and Alumni to our partner churches

The American and Foreign Christian Union (AFCU) is a US-based 501(c)(3) organization that supports the American Church in Paris, the American Church in Berlin, and the Vienna Community Church. Focusing primarily on alumni and friends of these churches, the AFCU manages endowment funds to support these churches, stimulates donations to grow these funds, and offers consultation and direct support to assist these churches in their operations.

Latest News

AFCU Board Meeting October 5 2019.

The members of the AFCU Board met October 4th & 5th at the SpringHill Suites, Minneapolis-St Paul Airport MN. 

October 5, 2019

The Bridge September 2019

  This months bridge includes Exciting news from our Churches.

September 26, 2019

VCC-Summer Guest Pastor

Tom Reverend Dr. Tom Garrison was our Guest Pastor for three consecutive Sundaysin late March and early April. He has kindly agreed to serve as ourGuest Pastor throughout the Summer. He retired in 2016 and moved withhis wife, Renata, to her hometown Vienna. Rev. Tom is originally from theState of Alabama, having first served in […]

June 5, 2019

Connecting Our Churches and Friends Around the World

Ted Zeiman

Welcome to our website.

For more details on the mission and history of the AFCU, please click on the ABOUT US link above. The AFCU publishes THE BRIDGE newsletter three times a year. This newsletter updates its readers on AFCU activities and contains articles of interest about our partner churches.  Issues of the newsletter may be obtained at the AFCU NEWS link above.

If you wish to contribute to the AFCU for supporting the ministries of the American Church in Paris, the American Church in Berlin, and/or the Vienna Community Church, you may mail your contributions to our treasurer or use PayPal to make your payment.  Please see the SUPPORT THE AFCU link above.

If you are visiting Berlin, Paris or Vienna and your schedule permits, plan on worshiping at the American Church in Berlin, the American Church in Paris or the Vienna Community Church.  The websites for these churches may be found by clicking on their pictures below.

Thank you for your interest.

Ted Ziemann
President, AFCU