Great Lakes

Maplewood Reformed Church beefs up its mentoring program for neighborhood kids—in part because of the transformation the congregation experienced through the Ridder: Churches Learning Change process.

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At a time when community meant everything to Roger and Michele Bird, they left their 3,000-square-foot home and are building a house a third the size. Go figure.

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It’s not about drama and decibels. Instead, a weeklong worship arts camp is awakening faith and changing the landscape of church leadership.

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The Other Way Ministries celebrates 50 years of serving Grand Rapids

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A new ministry in West Michigan is reaching out to one of the world’s largest unreached people groups: the Deaf.

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The Great Lakes Region welcomes its new executive. 

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RCA Today interviews an American megachurch pastor and a Nepali church planter about global church planting and the differences between a parent church and a partner church.

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A ministry offering community support becomes a pastor’s new mission field. 

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We talked to people who plan worship in RCA churches. Here’s what they told us about the role worship plays in the spiritual life of their churches.

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Effective community development work requires embracing the gifts of the people who live there.

 

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