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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After a stage IV cancer diagnosis, Janine Dekker’s life changed. Her mission field did, too.
Brett Dood argues for new expectations—for the good of the church and for the people outside the church.
Daniel Teerman argues for less definition between sacred and secular as pastors explore multiple vocations.
After her husband abused her, Darla Olson knew she needed more than medical care. So she bravely opened up about the experience and sought healing for her spirit, too.
While the timeline for Hurricane Michael was fast, the damage assessment and rebuilding process will take months, even years.
RCA chaplain Derek Vande Slunt shares his first-hand experiences of the days surrounding Hurricane Florence’s landfall.
Cultivate has announced its 2019 volunteer sites, including a new site in Chicago.
When a Supreme Court ruling changed housing requirements for people with disabilities, one residential facility and its chaplain ensured that everyone had a home—and a church—to call their own.
“She was a great encourager—that’s one of her greatest legacies.”