A roundup of the top news stories from General Synod 2019
Stay up-to-date with recent stories from RCA congregations, mission news, disaster responses, and much more.
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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A church plant in Rochester, Minnesota, is discovering and embracing the gifts of its community.
Japanese Christians in New York City find a church that feels like home. Now they want to bring their faith back to their family and friends in Japan.
A Los Angeles church is preventing domestic violence by teaching its young men to treat women with respect and love.
A church plant in Arizona is living the gospel by receiving people seeking asylum and helping them get to places of resettlement.
After a stage IV cancer diagnosis, Janine Dekker’s life changed. Her mission field did, too.
A change in pastors can be a difficult transition for churches. That’s why Scott Lokers equips transition ministers in the Great Lakes Region.
A Disability Concerns conference focused on how older adults can meaningfully engage in the life of the church.
A Hispanic congregation has taken root and is changing its southern California neighborhood. How? It wasn’t flashy programs—just simple invitations to dinner.
After diplomatic relations were reestablished between the U.S. and Cuba, 21 high schoolers were among the first RCA volunteers to serve the island nation.