2014 Minutes of General Synod

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For quicker access, three sections of the printed Minutes have been provided as broken apart into specific sections. They are also available as complete PDF documents. Alternately, the complete Minutes are also available for download (not including statistical tables or financial reports).

Acts and Proceedings

Statistical Information

Audited Financial Reports

Synod News

Synod Affirms Purpose of Elders and Ministers at Higher Assemblies

The role of deacons is one of service and outreach, rather than guidance and governance

Synod Approves Eddy Alemán as General Secretary

Alemán is a pastor, a church planter, and a nurturer of leaders—and now the sixth general secretary of the RCA

Meet the RCA’s Newest Missionaries

Find out who they are and how they’re going to serve

Delegates Approve Formation of Vision Group to Discern RCA’s Future

The group will examine three possible scenarios for the denomination’s future and make a recommendation to General Synod 2020

Three Ways the RCA and CRCNA Do Ministry Together

Delegates from the RCA and Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA) met for a joint ses