How can churches best connect with their neighbors of other faiths? A joint RCA and CRCNA team is attempting to answer this question.
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More than 200 participants gathered in Orlando, Florida, for the mission conference, where they heard dozens of stories from the mission field.
The Vision 2020 Team met again January 23-24 to continue its work discerning the future of the RCA.
The denomination is encouraged to dedicate January 19 as a day of prayer and fasting to discern how to be a Christ-like presence in the midst of conflict and disaster.
The Board of Benefits Services (BOBS) of the RCA has been awarded a second grant to address financial struggles that can impair the ability of pastors to lead congregations effectively.
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The alternative-funding committe brought a new, percentage-based method of denomination funding before synod. It passed and will replace the current per-member method.
A new funding method, a celebration of Transformed & Transforming, and another look at the Vision 2020 scenarios
The Commission on Theology was asked to review the catechism by General Synod 2018.
Synod urges action to reduce fossil fuel consumption and asks the Commission on Christian Action to study climate change.
Delegates offered their feedback on the scenarios to the Vision 2020 Team
Nakakihara urged the RCA to clarify what we believe and what we're fighting for.
Vision 2020, president's report, and learning about listening prayer
Presenters also give delegates practical skills for hard conversations in the face of loss.
Alemán acknowledged significant challenges in the RCA, but expressed excitement about the church's future.