New IN: Synod

To keep prayer at the forefront of our minds, check out these daily devotionals created for the 30 days leading up to Synod 2016! 

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There are some Christian scholars who support the idea of government help for the poor.  

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The Conference on Loving Your Neighbor Today, with keynote speaker, Dr. Richard Mouw, and designed for pastors, ministry leaders, and lay members, takes place on July 19-21, 2016 at Calvin Theological Seminary in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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Talk to anyone from the world of seminary admissions/recruitment today and you will hear the same story: enrollment numbers for seminaries are down across the board.

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Many Christians, on both sides of the border, are looking at the current political climate in the United States with disbelief and wonder. How did we get here?

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The Delavan (WI) Christian Reformed Church awaits the arrival of a new Senior Pastor, a man of God who will lead her into a new chapter of ministry in the name of Jesus Christ. 

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In this webinar, Brett Ullman shares his story and gives insight into where his help came from and how churches and leaders can provide support for those affected by mental health issues.

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You’ve probably heard the news that the CRC is launching a Digital Library exclusively for CRC churches and members. You may wonder, “How will the Digital Library benefit me and my church?” or “Why a digital library?”

March 15, 2016 0 0 comments

There are many leadership lessons to be learned in the story of the 1949 Mann Gulch in which 13 firefighters were killed and the story is well told by Norman Maclean in his book Young Men and Fire...

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In her recent book Black and White Bible, Black and Blue Wife, Ruth Tucker offers a compelling and harrowing account of the ways in which unchallenged assumptions about gender hierarchy can create a climate of enabling abuse within the church.

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March 21 is World Down Syndrome Day. People with Down syndrome tend to be particularly relational, loving to make connections with other people, feeling life deeply. Couples who have a child with Down syndrome have a lower divorce rate than the general population.

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If you’ve been to the CRC Office of Social Justice website recently, you’ve noticed a whole new look -- check our new site at!

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Introducing Martin Contant, another FFM staff member with years of experience working in the CRCNA who's just begun working as the Coach for FFM’s Regional Catalyzers.

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This summer from June 8-10 I plan to attend “Engage 2016: A Multiethnic Gathering” hosted by the CRCNA and located on the campus of Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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Why do justice during Lent? Isaiah doesn’t mince his words about the kind of fasting that makes “your voice heard on high.” 

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This tour provides people with mild to moderate intellectual disabilities and/or an autism spectrum disorder awe-inspiring experience of the lands of the Bible - Egypt, Jordan and Israel.

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How do your groups use Discover Your Bible, Infuse or Discover Life Bible study series? That's what we would like to learn more about!

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What is the most disabling condition in any community or church community? Vinnie Adam's answer will surprise and challenge you. 

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After the Paris Agreement, I know that I need to make hard choices: from what I buy at the grocery store; to choosing to bike or walk rather than hop in the car; to reducing my consumption. 

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I believe that ministry leaders would greatly benefit from taking the occasional field trip to neighbouring churches both within and outside their denominational tribe.

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Sometimes when we teach, it’s easy to forget that students also have knowledge to offer to us.

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