General Synod

The 2020 General Synod is scheduled for June 11-16, 2020, on the campus of Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa.

Coronavirus update: General Synod will proceed as planned, though the General Synod officers and the general secretary continue to monitor the situation with COVID-19. 

Resources for General Synod:


Online Resources


Vision 2020: “God Gives Us the Capacity to Make Hard Decisions”

Presenters also give delegates practical skills for hard conversations in the face of loss.

General Synod Daily Recap: Thursday, June 6

Here are the key events and highlights from synod on Thursday, June 6.

General Synod: Then and Now in Pictures

In pictures: General Synod 40 years ago vs. General Synod today

Eddy Alemán Encourages General Synod Delegates

Alemán acknowledged significant challenges in the RCA, but expressed excitement about the church's future.