Synod 2014 celebrated the retirements of two professors at Calvin Theological Seminary as well as anniversaries of Christian Reformed ministries.
- Dr. Ronald Nydam, professor of pastoral care, and Dr. Carl Bosma, associate professor of Old Testament, retired from Calvin Theological Seminary.
- The Indian Family Centre, a Canadian aboriginal ministry in Winnipeg, Manitoba, celebrated its 40th anniversary.
- Calvin Theological Seminary celebrated the 20th anniversary of its Ph.D. program.
- Back to God Ministries International celebrated its 75th anniversary.
Synod 2014 is meeting at Central College in Pella, Iowa, from June 13-19. For continuous Banner coverage, please follow The Banner on Facebook or @crcbanner on Twitter. You can find more tweeting by following hashtag #crcsynod. News stories will be posted at www.thebanner.org several times daily. For CRC Communications releases, webcast, and live blogging, please visit www.crcna.org/synod. Unless noted otherwise, all photographs are by Karen Huttenga.