Local Mission

When Kyle Crist, a man with cerebral palsy, took a job at Walmart, a new mission field opened up. RCA Today talked with Kyle about community outreach, disability ministry, and what he learned about people from greeting them at the doors of a big-box store.

When Case was baptized, his parents promised to raise him to know and love Christ. They never dreamed that this promise would one day impact their entire community.

How an aging church got creative and in faith hired a Hispanic church planter

The Other Way Ministries celebrates 50 years of serving Grand Rapids

What can you do to lend a hand after natural disasters—and when?  Here’s an outline of what’s needed, and how you can be of service in the days, weeks, months, and years after disaster strikes.

South Branch Reformed Church’s youth group helps kids in need celebrate birthdays.

Bogart Memorial, already a multiethnic congregation, is working with RCA Church Multiplication to plant a Hispanic congregation within the church.

Churches are partnering with Fostering Futures NY to help foster families.

 

A ministry offering community support becomes a pastor’s new mission field. 

Effective community development work requires embracing the gifts of the people who live there.