Learn about the role of elders, who ensure that each person in a congregation is nurtured through Scripture, worship, the sacraments, and prayer.

Resources to help your church develop safe church policies and processes. 

Some frequently asked questions about the role of elder.

Elders are an important people in an RCA congregation. I've known this for a long time.

When visiting those who are sick or dying, the important thing is how you listen, rather than wha

In Reformed churches, the work of elders involves ministry to the minister(s) of the church, incl

An entire chapter in the Book of Church Order (BCO) is entitled "The Disciplinary and Ju

"Catechumenate" is a theological word for a process for bringing adults into faith in Christ and

As an elder, you are responsible for sound teaching and discipline within your church, and for th

Protecting Vulnerable Persons from Abuse and Other Mistreatment and Protecting Resour