2014 Minutes of General Synod

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Acts and Proceedings

Statistical Information

Audited Financial Reports

Synod News

Synod President Champions New RCA Vision

In his report to synod, president Carl Boersma focused on the new 15-year vision for the RCA, "Tr

Church Growth Fund Announces Scholarship Program

At General Synod 2014, the RCA Church Growth Fund announced a new scholarship program for next-ge

General Synod Recognizes Missional Impact Partner Churches

On Friday evening, General Synod recognized 55 congregations as Missional Impact Partners for the

General Secretary Reports on RCA's 15-Year Vision

In his report to synod, general secretary Tom De Vries reviewed progress on "Transformed and Tran

Updated Guidelines Approved for Welcoming Children to the Lord's Table

Noting that outdated guidelines for welcoming children to the Lord’s Table “serve[d] as a barrier