New IN: Worship

Our worship committee is looking at reading a book together to (re)orient our work. Any suggestions? One idea we got was to look at "For the Beauty of the Church"...has anyone read that? 

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Turning Barriers into Bridges presents Biblical, legal, and cultural reasons for making church communications accessible, and it provides specific guidelines to do so. 

November 15, 2016 0 0 comments

This past week the division in our nation has been illuminated by the election process, not created by that process. But as the church, we must follow Christ in offering a posture of submission to the other. 

November 15, 2016 1 0 comments

River Terrace Church is hiring an Administrative Coordinator, 25-35 hrs a week. 

November 15, 2016 0 0 comments

For a variety of good reasons, youth workers are sometimes hesitant to engage in political issues or stories with their youth. But the gospel of Jesus is thoroughly political, whether we admit it or not. 

November 14, 2016 0 0 comments

This year's Advent devotional series by World Renew and the Office of Social Justice focuses on stories about the things that make for peace. 

November 14, 2016 0 0 comments

The changes involving Home Missions and World Mission are really significant (lots of time, effort, resources and money are being spent on this). Let's discuss these changes in one place on The Network.  

November 14, 2016 1 1 comments
IN: Elders

Our council recently received a baptism request from a "long distance" member that attends a church in a nearby town (that believes in infant dedications instead of baptisms). Any advice? 

November 14, 2016 0 4 comments

How does living with a disability shape our own spiritual practice? Where do the rhythms of disability and devotional life intersect? This issue features stories reflecting the spiritual practices of people with disabilities.

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All of the CRC’s Libros Desafío Spanish-language products are now available for purchase online from the Faith Alive Christian Resources website.

November 11, 2016 0 0 comments

Check out this treasure trove of faith forming, intergenerational Advent tools and ideas for how to use them.

November 11, 2016 0 0 comments
IN: Prayer

Are you looking for resources on prayer? Don’t forget to check out what’s available to you through the CRC’s Digital Library.

November 10, 2016 0 0 comments

Cornerstone Christian Reformed Church of Chilliwack, in southern British Columbia, Canada, seeks the services of a full time lead pastor. 

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Recent conversations on worship fail to answer this simple question, “What’s love got to do with it?” In this volume, I answer that question and more by identifying biblical principles that shape our love as worshipers. 

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Fundraising is as much a participation in ministry as it is a necessity to support ministry. Here's a list of over 25 fun and practical ways to help fundraise for your ministry.

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As I hear my friends reflect on the election’s outcome, I am hearing a loss for words about how to talk about this with children. It is in response to what I am hearing that I offer this devotion for parents.

November 10, 2016 5 1 comments
IN: GEMS

Any GEMS leaders out there? I just discovered some great free resources and printables on the GEMS website and wanted to pass them along in case you hadn't see them. 

November 9, 2016 0 0 comments

Sea to Sea 2017 is looking for people to ride, to pray, to donate, to volunteer, or to become a Tour Partner or Route Partner. The uniting vision? To see the world poverty-free. 

November 9, 2016 0 0 comments

The Second Christian Reformed Church anticipates the arrival of a new Pastor to lead her into a new chapter of ministry. 

November 9, 2016 0 0 comments

If you are American and haven’t yet voted, I hope you do. I also hope you take heart and remember that there is no leader, no official, and no person who can come between you and Christ. 

November 8, 2016 3 0 comments

If there is one thing running rampant in this culture it is negativity. People are more anxious and fearful than ever. In the midst of all of this, I have one statement to make: I choose hope! 

November 8, 2016 3 2 comments