Regional Synods

After 50 years, Cran-Hill Ranch looks different, but its mission has stayed the same.

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More Heartland churches than ever are participating in Ridder: Churches Learning Change.

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Connecting with other Hispanic churches to revitalize ministry and identify mission opportunities has brought new life to La Senda del Amor.

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Cassie Lokker says empowering people with disabilities means inviting them not just into the church building but also into leadership roles.

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When school is closed for teachers’ professional activity days, students come to First Reformed Church for a day of fun and learning.

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The Regional Synod of Albany gathered to celebrate ministry among its congregations.

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Churches in Passaic Valley Classis have found a variety of ways to support refugees.

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Through small groups, First Church helps its members increase their faith in Jesus and their boldness to share about God’s work in their lives.

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Maplewood Reformed Church beefs up its mentoring program for neighborhood kids—in part because of the transformation the congregation experienced through the Ridder: Churches Learning Change process.

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Reformed Church in Kinnelon was in despair over the damaged classroom—until the typically quiet church treasurer spoke up to offer an important reminder.

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