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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Lake Erie Classis and South Grand Rapids Classis are coming together to have greater impact in cities.
After a radical campus makeover, New Brunswick Theological Seminary (NBTS) is well-positioned to train leaders going forward.
Every time we gather, we realize that we in pastoral leadership truly need each other. We can’t do this ministry gig alone.
In April, a newly-formed Chicagoland Kingdom Enterprise Zone (KEZ) served up a feast of informati
As he helps to shape a church leadership program, Mark Veldt keeps remembering a video he saw more than 10 years ago.
“It showed an airplane being built around a businessman as he was flying through the sky,” he says.
I’ve wondered what it looks like to equip leaders for the church. What does it take to develop leaders for today and for tomorrow? Does it require fancy programs? Are small groups a must? This past June at General Synod my questions were answered in an unexpected way.
Ministry in Thailand faces huge challenges: crime is rampant, the culture is deeply Buddhist, and Christians are a tiny fraction of the population.
A faith-filled leader helps insure that God’s work continues among the Daasanech people.
A missionally focused discipleship approach called 3DM is helping Fellowship Reformed Church in Muskegon, Michigan, recapture a vision for outreach.
The past year and a half I have been working with the youth of my church in various ways. I have been overly careful in everything I say and do in order to avoid being misleading or say the wrong thing. After all, one wrong word could ruin the rest of their lives, right?