Last June, Synod 2017 called for an annual Day of Justice to be held in churches beginning on Aug. 19, 2018.
Our Shared Ministry
This category was previously called Together Doing More.
The woman, swathed in a black dress, sits on the floor of a white-tiled institutional kitchen, big pots stacked behind her and beside her. Broken masonry and other rubble ring her. A light from outside the frame spills over the scene.
There is a rule that ministers should not tell stories about their children from the pulpit—
What difference does being Reformed really make? Our Reformed identity is much more than a set of theological principles.
Life was good for many families in Syria. But that all changed in 2011 when war broke out . . .
John Swinton urged listeners to reassess the ways in which the church ministers to people with mental health concerns.
If I were to become a Christian, it would mean not only changing my religion but changing my whole identity. . . .
I didn’t see it coming, but in hindsight I’m amazed at the opportunities God provides. Let me explain.
Islam is one of the fastest growing religions in the world. This trend affects our churches. Whether in North American communities or in places around the world, the reality is that Christian Reformed churches can’t ignore their Muslim neighbors. But what does this mean in practice?
Ranchi, India, is located in the northeastern corner of the country where little is known or told about our the risen Lord.
In December 2017, Jill Bates headed to Blythefield Country Club in Grand Rapids, Mich., to have dinner with Women Who Care of Kent County...
On his many trips to and from the church he pastors in Soroti, Uganda, Martin used to miss opportunities to show God’s love.
Alberni Valley CRC Takes Long-Distance Journey; Financial Shalom: ‘A True Blessing to the CRC’; CRC Clergy Show Signs of Well-Being, Satisfaction
Samson finds peace in knowing that God cares for him. Despite all of the years he carried pain in his heart, he now feels free from the weight of trauma.
I don’t recall the first time I heard this African proverb, but I often need its reminder.
"One of our small groups invited me out for lunch," said Pastor Albert Chu, "and it hit me: there were people from Singapore, China, Indonesia, the Philippines around me
- Here in Canada and the United States we live in a culture that values a quality education. Within the Christian Reformed Church, this is especially true. We are not alone in this.
- Lance Orton doesn’t like to be in the limelight. The 61-year-old Vietnam veteran is a humble man “just trying to be who God wants me to be.”
- The Network is a website where people from across the Christian Reformed Church in North America can connect to share their ministry questions and find answers.
- As Hurricane Harvey pounded Houston, news commentators warned the disaster would raise gas prices across the country. Ben Ruddell begged to differ. He knew that while residents of Chicago, Louisville, and Tulsa would see price spikes, he and his fellow citizens in Flagstaff, Ariz., would see little, if any, increase.