General Synod 2018: Video stream

Streaming schedule


3:30 p.m. Opening plenary session (orientation, reports)

7:00 p.m. Catch opening worship on the Christian Reformed Church’s webcast 


8:30 a.m. Morning worship and plenary (interim general secretary’s report, other reports)

2:00 p.m. Plenary (president’s report, other reports)

7:30 p.m. Joint plenary with CRCNA


8:30 a.m. Morning worship

2:00 p.m. Plenary (presentation of general secretary candidate, reports)

7:30 p.m. Plenary (reports, Global Mission celebration; portions of this plenary will be cut from the video stream due to reporting on sensitive mission contexts)


8:30 a.m. Morning worship and plenary (reports from joint advisory committees with CRCNA, other reports)

2:00 p.m. Plenary (reports, election of president)

7:30 p.m. Plenary (reports)


8:30 a.m. Morning worship and plenary

Synod News

EJ de Waard Elected Synod Vice President

The pastor of Owasco Reformed Church wants to serve alongside the denomination

RCA and CRC Delegates Discuss Closer Partnership

The delegates discussed four different ways the two denominations could work together

James Nakakihara Elected Next General Synod President

Nakakihara is an elder at Rancho Community Reformed Church


General Synod Supports DACA and Immigration Reform

Delegates direct the general secretary to write a letter to the U.S. president on the topic

United in Worship, United in Mission

On June 10, the synods of the Christian Reformed Church (CRC) and the Reformed Church in America (RCA) gathered for worship in the DeVos Center for Arts and Worship at Grand Rapids  Christian High School in Grand Rapids, Michigan.