RCA Basics

Access resources about the Reformed Church in America's beliefs, governance, and more.

Although disagreement within the Reformed Church in America is painful, it’s not new.

The liturgical calendar follows the birth, life, death, and resurrection of Jesus.

Download and print the RCA Today bulletin insert.

The theological paper "Covenant of Grace/Covenant of Care" provides a biblical foundation for the work of the Board of Benefits Services.

Record retention guidelines for churches.

The series is a way for congregations, using their own resources, to reach a wider audience with an account of their life and ministry over the lifespan of the congregation.

The purpose of the historical series is to communicate the church's heritage and collective memory and to reflect on our identity and mission, encouraging historical scholarship that informs both church and academia.

A liturgy for the commissioning of commissioned pastors.

A more in-depth explanation of the criteria for commissioned pastors in the RCA.

An explanation of the two sacraments: baptism and communion.