Delegates engaged in a vigorous discussion about gun violence and safety before passing the recommendation

Time-sensitive request allows affinity classis to avert likely dissolution

Newest Synod Officer to Be Elected Tuesday Morning

New board will coordinate theological education in the RCA

Nakakihara is an elder at Rancho Community Reformed Church


This person will equip RCA congregations, leaders, and students for interreligious engagement

General Synod approved a recommendation to affirm the RCA’s #wearespeaking statement, which calls for an end to harassment, abuse, and sexual violence against women and girls.

Synod encouraged RCA members to honor Christ’s words in Matthew 18:15-17


The proposals encourage leadership collaboratives for global church planting and small churches

The delegates discussed four different ways the two denominations could work together