CARF Booth at Dayton 2018

CARF will be at the 2018 Dayton HamVention – May 18-20.

Stop by the CARF Booth #6311 in Building 6 for an eyeball QSO!

All CARF Check-In Day – Saturday, 27 January

Everyone is encouraged to make a special effort to check-in on Saturday, 27 January 2018 at 0700 Eastern.

Don N9NYX will be net control for the Christian Amateur Radio Fellowship.

Notes from the President

Summer is here and in full swing at my QTH in central Iowa. The squash, cucumbers, peppers, and tomatoes are growing in the backyard garden and outdoor chores are numerous. We are fortunate to have had good weather here, although thunderstorms are frequent and my antenna has been unplugged more than a few times.

I […]

New 5 Year Membership Option Approved!

The amendment to change the CARF Constitution to allow for a 5 year dues payment of $50 was overwhelmingly approved by the Members.

See the Join/Renew page and send your form and check to the CARF Secretary/Treasurer.

HARA Arena to Close!

To: Subject: [handiham-world] HARA Arena to Close – HamventionĀ® to find new home

The Dayton Amateur Radio Association (DARA) regrets to inform our many vendors, visitors and stakeholders that, unfortunately, HARA has announced the closing of their facility. We have begun execution of our contingency plan to move HamventionĀ® 2017 to a new home. […]

KY4JLS Remote Suffers Lightning Strike

James Skala – Thursday, July 28, 2016 3:22 AM:

At 0250 this morning. I took a direct hit.

KY4JLS down due to lighting strike

Radio is badly malfunctioning and computer won’t boot.

More to follow…

James Skala – Thursday, July 28, 2016 8:02 PM:

Got internet back up after buying $507.00 worth of gear. State […]

CARF News – March 2016


CARF Members – login and go to the Members/Newsletters page to read the complete newsletter.

CARF celebrates 50 years: 1966-2016

2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the Christian Amateur Radio Fellowship, which was formed at the North American Christian Convention in 1966 with the idea that the church should utilize the communication system known as Amateur (Ham) Radio.

To commemorate this milestone, a special shirt has been designed [order here] and a special certificate is […]

All CARF Check-In Day – 30 Jan 2016

The annual All CARF Check-In Day is scheduled for Saturday, 30 January 2016 at 7:00am Eastern time.

Please make an extra effort to check-in for the annual event!

Renew your CARF Membership

For CARF Members, January is the month when annual membership “dues are due.”

Please follow the instructions on the Join/Renew page and include the Membership Form along with your check.

Thank you!