Transformed & Transforming

Churches in Passaic Valley Classis have found a variety of ways to support refugees.

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.

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.

Reformed Church in Kinnelon was in despair over the damaged classroom—until the typically quiet church treasurer spoke up to offer an important reminder.

A new pilot program in the Far West Region is helping churches grow in the areas of discipleship, church health, and evangelism.

We thought our marriage might be over. But through some very hard conversations and one long family camping trip, God showed us another way.

Don Poest reflects on what it means to live a life of discipleship.

Camp Fowler partners with an Uruguayan summer camp and learns again the importance of community.

Eddy Alemán is a pastor, a church planter, and a nurturer of leaders. He’s also the General Synod Council’s candidate for general secretary, a job with responsibilities that include casting vision for the denomination and overseeing implementation of its mission.

Hidden beneath the city for more than 150 years, a burial ground for Harlem’s earliest black residents is rewriting New York history.