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Rapper and preacher Jackie Hill Perry shares part of her spiritual journey with listeners on her latest album.
Missionary, church planter and prison chaplain, Henk Smidstra, was a blessing to many people. He passed away in Langley Hospice on September 21, 2017.
Fellowship Christian Reformed Church in Brighton, Ont., helped coordinate local church efforts to shower their neighbors with free items, carnival games, haircuts, and more.
Free weekly bingo games are part of Calvary Christian Reformed Church’s goal to “welcome people as often as possible, in every way possible” in Wyoming, Mich.
Serving as an ordained pastor is one way God can use people for ministry, but there are many other types of service. Here are a few stories of men and women serving God’s kingdom through the Christian Reformed Church in a variety of ways.
CRC leaders write that as Christians, we believe that the family is a core component to God’s structuring of society.
In this picture book, two children enjoy all the things they encounter in a day the Lord has made.
Perhaps because it was a synod bathed in prayer, delegates were trying out new ways of practicing unity.
The measure of our grasp of the Bible is whether it is put into play in our lives (in community and through the Spirit).
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If my prayer is answered, I want to plant a church in my parents’ hometown so that I can share the gospel with everyone. I want to tell people there is a Home far more precious than our own hometowns.
When theologian Kate Bowler was diagnosed with cancer, she began to consider in a new, more personal way why bad stuff happens to us.
The founder of the Read-Aloud Revival podcast gives good reasons and great suggestions for reading aloud to children.
Abby, Paige, and Sydney Vrolyk, members of Redeemer Christian Reformed Church in Sarnia, Ont., are stocking their local food bank with snacks for kids.
Four high school graduates and one continuing student at Pease (Minn.) Christian Reformed Church are recipients of the church’s scholarship program, in its 25th year.
To engage or not engage, and how? Should the church as an institution call its members to political action? When...
Carol Bremer-Bennett, director of World Renew-U.S., brought both a call to prayer and a clarification on the status of World Renew partners working in Nicaragua to Synod 2018 of the Christian Reformed Church, the denomination’s annual general assembly.
Abuse is something that affects us all.
After some debate, the CRC agreed to work with RCA on relationships with people from non-Christian faiths.
The synod banquet is always a highlight of the week.
One classis can contact each other but not make appeals without going to synod.
Forty-three candidates for the office of Minister of the Word were welcomed with words, worship, and cake at Synod 2018.