Member Church News: Welcomes and Responses

The Federation of Evangelical Churches in Italy and the Community of Sant’Egidio have been working on establishing a humanitarian corridor for refugees from Morocco to Italy. Two WCRC member churches (the Presbyterian Church (USA) and the United Church… Read More

Voices of the Communion: Creating a Safe and Legal Path for Refugees

In this article JJ TenClay reports on the Humanitarian Corridors program of the Federation of Protestant Churches in Italy and the Community of Sant’Egidio. JJ TenClay, sent by the Reformed Church in America, works in Palermo, Italy. La… Read More

WCRC Church News: Cranes, Climate Change, Church Days, Consultations

The peace crane ministry of First Congregational Church in Santa Barbara, California, USA, has been continually active since it began with a flock of 1,000 origami peace cranes received from Newtown Congregational Church in Connecticut after the Isla… Read More

Reformed Tastes: Church You Live

WCRC members carry out their ministries and missions in a wide variety of ways and contexts. Through this new online series, Reformed Tastes, we hope to bring you short insights into what members of the Communion are doing,… Read More

WCRC Church News: Celebrations, Communications, Positions and a Poem

The Presbyterian Church in Taiwan celebrated 150 years of mission and ministry at their recent general assembly. They’ve posted news, video and pictures on both their Facebook page and a news page. Delegates from the Christian Reformed Church… Read More

WCRC Church News: Climate, Refugees, Reformers and Prayers

World leaders will meet at the crucial United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21) in Paris from 30 November to 11 December. Faith groups around the world are building awareness of the importance of reaching a binding and… Read More

WCRC Church News: Unity, Losses and Love

A community of North American Christians who are not seeing Christian teaching or values represented in their churches, communities, and politics when it comes to immigrants has started a new movement: Immigrants Are a Blessing, Not a Burden…. Read More

WCRC Church News: Celebrations, Calls and Consultations

A celebration of the Full Communion between the United Church of Christ (USA) and the United Church of Canada will take place on October 17. A common prayer and bulletin inserts are available for any churches to join… Read More

WCRC Church News: Children, Youth

In Scotland a teenager does his work experience placement with a minister. The National Evangelical Synod of Syria and Lebanon trained a group of young men and women for Sunday School programmes, which also recently began. The Presbyterian… Read More

The emergence of hope

by Chris Ferguson WCRC General Secretary See, the home of God is among mortals. God will dwell with them, they will be his peoples, and God will be with them; God will wipe every tear from their eyes…. Read More