RCA Today: Fall 2016

RCA Today shares God's transforming work in the RCA, creating connections and equipping and inspiring people to further transform their churches and communities.

Navigate below to view stories from the Fall 2016 issue.

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The Latest: Fall 2016

God at work through kohlrabi, the Called campaign, a volunteer toolkit, church multiplication practices, and local mission.

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Synod Stories

From Marketing to Ministry

Salama Warner used to keep up with the Kardashians; now she’s helping the church keep up with its youth.

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In Search of Scaffolding

Bethany Devos’s church was already working toward renewal, but she was looking for something to guide the process. She found that framework in Ridder Church Renewal.

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Coffeehouse Serves as Community Outreach

It reads like a modern-day parable: unexpected guests, and somehow the food was enough to go around. 

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Small Church on a Big Mission

A Colorado pastor takes a look at what transformational discipleship can look like in a small church. 

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Finding Identity in Israel

What better place to explore a biblical connection to identity than in the land where the Israelites wrestled with it? That’s what intergenerational mentoring pairs did this summer.

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Four Mission Trip Basics

Despite some arguments to the contrary, short-term mission trips can be positive experiences for both visitors and hosts. 

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Growing Community—Literally

The church lawn at Emmanuel Reformed Church in Clinton, Wisconsin, looks a little more colorful this year.

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Developing Native American Leaders

Native American leaders in the Heartland receive training to serve in churches through a partnership with the Christian Reformed Church in North America.

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RCA Today: Fall 2016 Synod Stories

View stories from regional synods of the RCA from the Fall 2016 issue of RCA Today. Read them all, or sort by the 8 regional synods.