Member Church News: Gender Justice, Cooperation, Leaders

The school of theology at St. Paul’s University in Limuru, Kenya, leads the way in creating safe spaces for promoting gender justice in Kenya. Carmen Lansdowne, moderator of The United Church of Canada, will preach at the United… Read More

Member Church News: COP27, Advent, Dialogue

The Palestinian-Latin American Dialogue on “Christian Zionism and Religious, Political, and Economic Fundamentalisms” concluded last Friday, November 11, in the city of Santiago, Chile. Among its participants was Guatemalan pastor and defender of women’s rights Delia Leal, who… Read More

Member Church News: COP27, Visits, Theology

Leaders from around the world are gathering at the 27th Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27) in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. Two people affiliated with the Christian Reformed Church are there… Read More

Member Church News: Reforming, Gathering, Discussing

Protestant churches in Lebanon gathered to celebrate Reformation Day, with a worship service entitled “Witnessing for the God of Life Amidst a Suffering World,” presided over by Joseph Kassab, president of the Supreme Council of Evangelical Community in… Read More

Member Church News: G20, COP27, SDGs

“Walking Together,” the inaugural First Nations Theology Conference held on 22 October, delved into the theology of stolen land and what it means for the Uniting Church to acknowledge the dispossession and colonisation of First Australians. On the… Read More

Member Church News: Disability Awareness, Reconciliation Reflections

Korean church leaders reflect on reconciliation: “the people’s power should be the main strategy.” Combating Ableism: the Christian Reformed Church in North America has provided resources to help congregations engage in Disability Awareness Week and combat ableism. Also:… Read More

Member Church News: Relationships, Commemorations, Gatherings

With more than 10,000 in attendance, the Church of South India celebrated the 75th anniversary of its founding this week. Only a few weeks after the end of colonial rule, the church was founded as a “united and… Read More

Member Church News: Relief, Care, Worship

Reformed Worship offers resources to celebrate Christ the King: A festival of scripture and song for the last Sunday of the Christian year. The flooding crisis in Pakistan has prompted several member churches to respond with assistance, including… Read More

Member Church News: Creation, Assembly, Mourning

From the Uniting Church in Australia, in Week 3 of Season of Creation, Ngarrindjeri man and Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress leader Sean Weetra offers a reflection on what it means to listen to the voice of… Read More

Member Church News: WCC Assembly Wrap-Up

The World Council of Churches (WCC) 11th Assembly in Karlsruhe, Germany, has concluded. Members of the World Communion of Reformed Churches were actively involved. Below are a few of those stories: Two members of the Communion, elected as… Read More