Resources to help families and congregations celebrate well-known occasions like Advent and Lent as well as less-well-known days like Rural Life Sunday and World Community Day.

Elders are an important people in an RCA congregation. I've known this for a long time.

When visiting those who are sick or dying, the important thing is how you listen, rather than wha

In a Reformed Church the ministry of elders involves ministry to the ministers and involves both

An entire chapter in the Book of Church Order (BCO) is entitled "The Disciplinary and Ju

"Catechumenate" is a theological word for a process for bringing adults into faith in Christ and

Far from being just a placeholder in the congregation's structure, an elder has specific ministry

Through the offices of the church (minister of Word and sacrament, elders, deacons, and professors of theology), Christ is represented to the community of faith.

Record retention guidelines for churches.