A roundup of the top news stories from General Synod 2019
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What happened on the last day of synod
Resources from synod and resources related to decisions made at synod 2019
Phil Assink will serve as vice president of General Synod 2020
If two-thirds of classes approve, only a simple majority will be needed for any amendments that next year’s General Synod proposes in response to the Vision 2020 Team’s work.
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Inviting Instagram followers to coffee is just one of the ways Steve Germoso reaches out to his changing community.
Members of the 2020 Vision Group will research and identify strategies and consequences for three possible scenarios for the future of the RCA: staying together, radical reconstituting and reorganization, and grace-filled separation.
General Synod 2018 directed the general secretary of the RCA to write a letter to the president o
The pastor of Owasco Reformed Church wants to serve alongside the denomination
General Synod approved a recommendation to affirm the RCA’s #wearespeaking statement, which calls for an end to harassment, abuse, and sexual violence against women and girls.
Time-sensitive request allows affinity classis to avert likely dissolution
The proposals encourage leadership collaboratives for global church planting and small churches
New board will coordinate theological education in the RCA
The Commission on Theology also gets a whack at it
On Monday, June 11, General Synod recognized 54 congregations as Missional Impact Partners (MIP) for their financial support of the mission and ministry of the RCA