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.

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.

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

The Other Way Ministries celebrates 50 years of serving Grand Rapids

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

The Great Lakes Region welcomes its new executive. 

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.

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

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.

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