Local Mission

How a parking lot has become a ministry in Ada, Michigan. 

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While walking the streets of her neighborhood, Anna Jackson noticed things she hadn’t before. What she saw led her congregation to make some changes.

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As one church seeks new methods of outreach, it discovers ways to help victims of human trafficking right in its own community.

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How a kids’ summer camp led to an ecumenical youth movement along the Mississippi.

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Oakland, California, is a city divided. Oakland City Church (RCA) is working to change that.  

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In north central New Jersey, one RCA congregation is making a big difference through the simple act of prayer—in many forms. 

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Walking into Community Church of Keyport at lunchtime is like walking into an episode of Cheers: “Everybody knows your name.”

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Sharing space isn’t always easy—but one congregation finds that working through the challenges is more than worth it.

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Scott Zeilenga reflects that any gospel-minded person, with a few skills and a few tools, can be sent by the Lord to help with the needs of people nearby.

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Church of the Master in Warren, Michigan, had a choice: do more to reach the community or fade into obscurity. 

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