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.

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The Slow Work of Sowing and Reaping

By teaching youth to farm, bake, and sell their wares, New City Neighbors equips them to change Grand Rapids.

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Synod Stories

Camp Fowler Hosts Bilingual Week

What does a bilingual summer camp program look like? At Camp Fowler, it was life-changing. 

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Grassroots Leadership Training

It’s not your standard leadership training program. In the words of Al Hassler, an elder at Rockhills Church (RCA) in San Antonio, Texas, it’s “organic.”

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Super-love for the City

It’s Wednesday night, and artist Michael Moss is at an easel. His pencil strokes bring life to the page—a fist, a muscled arm, a cape.

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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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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.

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