The Board of Benefits Services (BOBS) of the RCA has been awarded a second grant to address financial struggles that can impair the ability of pastors to lead congregations effectively.
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A process that starts with staff will also equip churches for thriving, both now and in the future.
Felix Theonugraha was installed as the 12th president of Western Theological Seminary (WTS) in Holland, Michigan, on Wednesday, October 30, 2019.
The Vision 2020 Team met October 28–29, 2019, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, continuing the work that God and the General Synod have called us to do.
At its meeting last week, the RCA’s Commission on Christian Action highlighted the precarious political situation in northeastern Syria. The commission urges RCA members to contact their political representatives to advocate for vulnerable people groups in the area.
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A Colorado church wanted to find a way to do mission more sustainably and meaningfully. So they partnered with a church in Guatemala to help kids.
A church plant in Rochester, Minnesota, is discovering and embracing the gifts of its community.
Japanese Christians in New York City find a church that feels like home. Now they want to bring their faith back to their family and friends in Japan.
A Los Angeles church is preventing domestic violence by teaching its young men to treat women with respect and love.
A church plant in Arizona is living the gospel by receiving people seeking asylum and helping them get to places of resettlement.
After a stage IV cancer diagnosis, Janine Dekker’s life changed. Her mission field did, too.
A change in pastors can be a difficult transition for churches. That’s why Scott Lokers equips transition ministers in the Great Lakes Region.
A Disability Concerns conference focused on how older adults can meaningfully engage in the life of the church.
A Hispanic congregation has taken root and is changing its southern California neighborhood. How? It wasn’t flashy programs—just simple invitations to dinner.