Transformed & Transforming

Cassie Lokker says empowering people with disabilities means inviting them not just into the church building but also into leadership roles.

When school is closed for teachers’ professional activity days, students come to First Reformed Church for a day of fun and learning.

At Fǎrǎ Limite Climbing Gym, Roma kids learn more than how to scale a wall. They learn confidence and life skills—and they discover a more hopeful future in Jesus.

Meredith Drive Reformed is using cultural agility to bridge generation gaps. Here’s what they’ve learned so far.

The Regional Synod of Albany gathered to celebrate ministry among its congregations.

Louis Lotz sees the grace of God in little moments and unexpected places.

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.