General Synod 2018: Journals

Synod News

General Synod 2018 Recap

Big decisions and highlights from General Synod 2018.

EJ de Waard Elected Synod Vice President

The pastor of Owasco Reformed Church wants to serve alongside the denomination

General Synod Affirms #wearespeaking Statement, Recommends Creation of Sexual Harassment Training and Policies

General Synod approved a recommendation to affirm the RCA’s #wearespeaking statement, which calls for an end to harassment, abuse, and sexual violence against women and girls.

Synod Approves Transfer of City Classis from Far West to Mid-Atlantics

Time-sensitive request allows affinity classis to avert likely dissolution

General Synod Affirms Two Proposals from General Synod President Lee DeYoung

The proposals encourage leadership collaboratives for global church planting and small churches