Member Church News: Responses, Confessions, Visits

Partners respond to Palm Sunday terror attacks in Egypt. Synod of the Nile Moderator declares “unity and solidarity with the Coptic Orthodox Church.” Among Rolling Stone’s March 2017 list of 10 New Artists You Need to Know is Ravyn Lenae,… Read More

Easter 2017: And yet…also…

But we have this treasure in clay jars, so that it may be made clear that this extraordinary power belongs to God and does not come from us. We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed,… Read More

NCCK calls for conversation

The World Communion of Reformed Churches is dedicated to achieving a peaceful reunification of the Korean peninsula. The WCRC received the following statement from the National Council of Churches in Korea (NCCK) and urges its members to share… Read More

Member Church News: Unity and Service

Four churches in North America—including three WCRC members—celebrate 20th anniversary of full communion Formula of Agreement. The Climate March, where over 45,000 people gathered from diverse communities, an empowering moment for Pacific Islanders and a manifestation of how… Read More

Member Church & Partner News: Is health care requirement for Justice? Fighting Racism, Gender Equity and Peace initiatives

A United Church of Canada congregation in Ottawa fights racism with lawn signs welcoming refugees. John Calvin argued that those who do not share with the poor when they are in need are guilty of theft – and… Read More

Member Church News: Welcomes, Rivalries, Neighbours and Justice

The Calvin Institute of Christian Worship is beta testing Preaching and Worship.org in preparation for launching the new, ecumenical website for pastors and worship leaders that aims to provide easy access to excellent online resources for preparing sermons… Read More

Letter on Korea to UN Security Council

To the members of the UN Security Council and to the attention of the UN Secretary General 760 United Nations Plaza Manhattan, NY 10017 USA Dear Ambassador, The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) is the international organization… Read More

Member Church News: Struggle for justice, Spanish Evangelical Church expelled, Reformation and others.

Empathy, anger and the struggle against injustice “I was profoundly moved by this cry for justice coming from these victims of injustice. But more than that: I felt that I had been issued a call from God to… Read More

Member Church News: Women and Refugees

Pastor Carola Tron, moderator of the Evangelical Valdense Church of the River Plate, shared a statement for International Women’s Day, which seeks equality between men and women in all areas of Life, respecting individual autonomies and freedoms guaranteed… Read More

Letter to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson regarding Korea

The following letter was sent to United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on 3 March 2017. Dear Mr. Secretary, The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) is the international organization representing 80 million Christians in Congregational, Presbyterian,… Read More