There is one space that makes me nervous. I can’t rearrange it or make sure it’s painted my favorite colors. I’m just asked to trust that it will be perfect, with no weeping or sorrow or pain.

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Even in the walking alongside, there is a decision to enter into places of pain, knowing that you will hurt along with them, knowing that there may not be answers to the deep questions that arise.

June 19, 2015 1 0 comments
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I'm in the first month of my position as "Director of Youth Ministries" and have been approached to suggest some Bible Study resources. Any books or materials that worked well for you?

June 19, 2015 0 7 comments
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Faith Formation Ministries is excited to introduce you to "Welcoming Children to the Lord’s Supper" an online toolkit filled with a wide variety of ministry tools to help nurture the faith of children. 

June 19, 2015 0 0 comments
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The room fell silent for a few minutes as the impact of that question sunk in. It was profoundly moving to all of us in the classroom, and also to the girl's parents when we chatted about it later. 

 

June 18, 2015 2 0 comments
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IN: Synod

During Synod 2015, The Network is selecting a “Tweet of the Day” to be featured, as well as 2 honorable mentions! Could it be your tweet? 

June 18, 2015 1 0 comments
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IN: Classis, IN: Pastors

My father was ordained as an evangelist. Though he served under a different title, the work he did is not that much different from what I do as a minister of the Word. 

June 18, 2015 0 3 comments
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For too long the church has been silent about the moral travesty of climate change. Today, the Pope has said, “Enough is enough,” and the Christian Reformed Church welcomes his voice. 

June 18, 2015 3 7 comments
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Synod 2015 voted to include deacons at future Synods, along with expanding the role of the Office of Deacon.

June 17, 2015 0 1 comments
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IN: Synod

During Synod 2015, The Network is selecting a “Tweet of the Day” to be featured, as well as 2 honorable mentions! Could it be your tweet? 

June 17, 2015 0 0 comments
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IN: Campus

A recent article notes that depression is common on university campuses. The sub-title is that graduate students are more at risk.

June 17, 2015 0 0 comments
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IN: Synod

During Synod 2015, The Network is selecting a “Tweet of the Day” to be featured, as well as 2 honorable mentions! Could it be your tweet? 

June 16, 2015 0 0 comments
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I'd LOVE to know: how many Christian Reformed congregations will be running community gardens this summer, either on church property or nearby? 

June 16, 2015 0 4 comments
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Churches have a wealth of great content. It’s true. Yet so many churches struggle when it comes to finding the right things to post on social media, websites or other communications avenues.

June 16, 2015 0 0 comments
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As Protestants we know that our salvation comes by God’s grace alone. Yet James boldly proclaims that faith without works is dead. How does this fit in a New Testament professing grace and mercy? 

June 15, 2015 0 0 comments
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I often ask people what they were planning for the next event that could not be accomplished without God’s intervention.

June 15, 2015 0 0 comments
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IN: Synod

During Synod 2015, The Network will be selecting a “Tweet of the Day” to be featured, as well as 2 honorable mentions! Could it be your tweet? 

June 15, 2015 0 0 comments
Discussion Topic

Do Michigan's citizens behave ten times as badly as their Canadian neighbors? How do we deal with the realities of our state of imprisonment?

June 15, 2015 0 0 comments
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Women in my study, many of whom were exceptionally talented leaders, found themselves relegated to spiritual grunt work based on the idea that women should serve in quietness and submission. 

June 15, 2015 4 3 comments
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As I complete my role as Guide for the Global Missions section, I wish to thank each of you for your collaboration and wisdom. I'd also like to introduce the new Guide...

June 14, 2015 1 2 comments
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IN: Synod

During Synod 2015, The Network will be selecting a “Tweet of the Day” to be featured, as well as 2 honorable mentions! Could it be your tweet? 

June 12, 2015 0 0 comments