Mid-America

A clear explanation of the gospel is changing lives at First Church.

There is beauty in the mess of communion—in the spilling of the wine and the breaking of the bread.

Through small groups, First Church helps its members increase their faith in Jesus and their boldness to share about God’s work in their lives.

A weekly ministry in South Florida offers hospitality each Saturday to 75 to 100 persons without homes. But it also ministers to the volunteers who find that their own lives have changed as a result.

Reach the disconnected; grow the connected. These words have shaped the vision and mission of a multisite RCA church in Indiana.

A commitment to prayer dramatically changed one youth group’s mission trip in Jamaica.

A multiracial church works to overcome biases and find unity.

For Kathy Nimmer, a public school classroom became a sacred space as she mentored a younger teacher.

 

You might think a ministry for people with life-threatening illnesses would be a somber gathering. But that’s not the case for Overcomers, a ministry of Faith Church (RCA) in Dyer, Indiana.

Halloween in Lemont, Illinois, isn’t just about trick or treating. It’s also about bounce houses. Fun with friends. And wearing your costume unencumbered by a winter coat.