Since a deacon's mandate is to “lead and equip the church to minister to its members and the world in a rich diversity of ministries, awaken compassion, demonstrate mercy, seek justice, and collaborate with God’s Spirit for the transformation of persons and communities,” can they ever really ‘take a break’??
In hard times, it can be difficult to see God’s providence and provision in your situation. If you’ve ever felt this way, you are not alone. Groundwork offers a new audio Bible study called, “Ruth: Surprised by God’s Providence,” to help strengthen your confidence to trust, obey, and actively receive God’s provision.
You are invited to travel to Haiti with World Renew. Come participate in one of World Renew's projects in Haiti, learn about how World Renew does community development work, experience Haitian hospitably, Haitian culture, and bask in Haiti's natural beauty.
Two words, no longer than seven letters long, tell all about Christianity and Islam. Keith Small and Andy Bannister in lectures at BeThinking.org help their audience to see the practical consequences of either the doctrine of Tawhid or the Trinity.
Help! The trumpet arrangement of "Here is Our King" by Crowder/Passion has gone missing from our binder (not on my watch!)
My heart skipped a beat when I learned how this church encourages children to use their gifts.
Mission emphasis events provide a special opportunity to praise and thank God for what He is doing to advance his kingdom. It is a time when a local congregation can focus attention on the work of mission at home and abroad. This is a guide to help you navigate planning a mission emphasis event
The Classis Chatham Church Planting Team developed a questionnaire to spark discussion about our Classis' next church plant. Feedback showed this instigated good discussions about the congregation's mission and revealed some congregations that are eager to support a church plant.
Listen to two stories of how attending the Safe Church conference ignited fruitful safe church ministry in central Montana and in western Michigan. Consider what it could mean where you live and worship.
Seeking an individual to join our team with a desire to facilitate children and families to develop a deep, personal relationship with Christ at Olympia CRC in Olympia, WA.
When Jeanne Hagenberg of Calvary Reformed Church in Orland Park, IL, agreed to be the director of Coffee Break, she knew it would be a shorter term commitment. As a result, she made leadership development a top priority.
First Cutlerville CRC is looking to fill the part-time position of Adult Discipleship Coordinator. This person would work closely with the Pastor and the Children’s and Student Discipleship Coordinators.
Looking for a Sunday morning learning experience which engages all ages? Check out LIFT (Living in Faith Together), a new intergenerational Sunday school curriculum from GenOn Ministries.
Crosspoint CRC in Chino, CA, is looking for a Pastor of Discipleship.
A Heartbeat of Grace by Kristin Sterk, is a gripping memoir that will take you through her emotional journey of deep loss, grief, forgiveness, healing, and miracles.
Seeking a team member to lead God-centered worship gatherings that rehearse the gospel story, encourage our congregation to respond to God for who he is, and to establish Jesus as Lord in all of our affections and priorities.