A roundup of the top news stories from General Synod 2019
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What happened on the last day of synod
Resources from synod and resources related to decisions made at synod 2019
Phil Assink will serve as vice president of General Synod 2020
If two-thirds of classes approve, only a simple majority will be needed for any amendments that next year’s General Synod proposes in response to the Vision 2020 Team’s work.
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At Fǎrǎ Limite Climbing Gym, Roma kids learn more than how to scale a wall. They learn confidence and life skills—and they discover a more hopeful future in Jesus.
Wes Granberg-Michaelson reflects on how Patterson helped the RCA move closer to a multicultural future freed from racism.
Hidden beneath the city for more than 150 years, a burial ground for Harlem’s earliest black residents is rewriting New York history.
The Reformed Church in America celebrates the life of Ed Mulder, who served the RCA as general secretary from 1983 to 1994. Mulder passed away on May 1, 2018, at 89 years old.
In artist Brian Narcomey’s depiction of Jesus’s final hours before crucifixion, Jesus wears a buffalo robe and streams of living water flow from his shoulder.
At a time when community meant everything to Roger and Michele Bird, they left their 3,000-square-foot home and are building a house a third the size. Go figure.
Cassie Lokker says empowering people with disabilities means inviting them not just into the church building but also into leadership roles.
The Regional Synod of Albany gathered to celebrate ministry among its congregations.
During Holy Week, a multi-generational delegation of nine RCA pastors, seminarians, lay people, and GSC staff traveled to Washington, D.C.
The General Synod Council will present Eddy Aleman to General Synod 2018 for approval as general secretary.