New IN: Worship

When I ask people about Beer and Hymns, I am struck by two things. First, they always want to go back. Second, they love to invite others. If you go (or want to go), will you tell us your favorite part? 

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Check out the new Race Relations US-Midwest newsletter, a reflection on soul care from Viviana Cornejo. 

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Hace algunos años atrás solía dejar un día al mes donde lo usaba para un retiro personal donde salía y dedicaba mi tiempo a escuchar.

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Check out this selection from Race Relations' US-West newsletter for June, a reflection on Ephesians 2 with suggested questions for discussion. 

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Imlay City Christian Reformed Church is in search of a full time pastor.

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If leadership takes trust, then the important question is, "How is trust developed?" Lt. General George Flynn mentions five characteristics required of leaders looking to build trusting relationships. 

June 29, 2017 194 2 1 comments

이번 주제—장애가 있는 목사님들. 장애들을 생각하는 목회자들의 장애와 목회의 상호 작용을 다룹니다.

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A few years ago Providence Church (Holland, MI) harnessed the energy of HGTV and remodeled a home while also raising thousands of dollars for a Uganda missional move. Here's a to-do list if your church is interested! 

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Announcements typically feel like an intrusion into an otherwise sacred event. There is, however, another way to communicate information that enhances worship and underscores mission.

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IN: Worship, IN: Music

I have recently resumed playing the organ and I need HELP! I need to brush up on chord structure and transitions, esp. the unusual ones. Does anyone have any suggestions? Techniques? Resources?

June 29, 2017 180 1 6 comments

Ministry leaders spend hours planning and searching for creative ideas and resources. If you're one of those leaders, Faith Formation Ministries is here to help! 

June 29, 2017 117 0 0 comments

As Christians, we need to stop talking about people—whether youth in the church or Muslims or atheists—like they are a problem to be solved. We don’t own Jesus so it is not our job to offer Jesus to others. 

June 29, 2017 618 1 16 comments

I came into gardening late in life and still struggle with differentiating between annuals and perennials. Perhaps my confusion has to do with seeming vitality of both plants and the sad demise of the annuals. 

June 28, 2017 77 1 0 comments

"The Heidelberg Catechism - 450th Anniversary Edition" is now available as an audio book on iTunes and Audible.

June 28, 2017 93 1 0 comments

Join us Thursday evening for a free webinar where you'll learn how to be a successful climate advocate in your district!

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My summer will be spent on Straja mountain working at VIATA Adventure Camp. Though I will predominately be supporting the Romanian staff, I'll also get to work alongside youth, learning teamwork and social entrepreneurship.

June 28, 2017 159 1 0 comments

I am trying to locate the booklet 'Someone Cares' by Rev Leonard Schalkwyk. It is out of print and may have a revised title. Can anyone direct me on this? 

June 27, 2017 68 1 1 comments
IN: Synod

I wanted to share with this community a poem that I have written on The Belhar Confession. 

June 27, 2017 172 4 0 comments

TOGETHER, a new, inclusive Bible Study from Friendship Ministries, uses a wide range of teaching techniques to help participants apply the lessons to their own lives. 

June 27, 2017 46 0 0 comments

During our annual Chaplaincy and Care conference, I had the honor of meeting two pioneers who courageously overcame many challenges and paved the way for my ministry as a chaplain.  

June 27, 2017 186 0 0 comments

I'm looking to purchase a new compact Bible and wonder what version most CRC pastors are using. I see the TNIV, ESV, and NLT have all been approved in the last 11 years. 

June 27, 2017 145 0 1 comments