Member Church News: COP26, COVID

“It’s really about survival”—Peacemaker from Fiji talks climate change and COP26. Temperatures rise, and so do the faithful, calling on world leaders to act at COP26. An art installation repurposing old chairs has been unveiled at Glasgow Cathedral… Read More

Member Church News: COP26, Rights, Work

Member churches in Australia, Canada, and the United State are gearing up for the United Nations Climate Change Conference, which takes place in Glasgow, Scotland, from 31 October to 12 November, while partners are also preparing—and there are… Read More

Member Church News: Retiring, Restructuring, Representing

Clifton Kirkpatrick, a former president of the World Alliance of Reformed Churches, has announced his retirement from Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary effective at the conclusion of the fall 2021 semester. The Reformed Church in America General Synod approved… Read More

Member Church News: Youth, Vaccines, Climate

The Evangelical Church of the Czech Brethren and the Presbyterian Church (USA) are co-hosting a virtual conference on youth involvement on Sunday, October 17. The Executive Committee of the United Congregational Church of Southern Africa has issued a… Read More

Member Church News: New leaders, climate pilgrims

Hamish Galloway, who was installed as moderator the Presbyterian Church Aotearoa New Zealand, hopes to empower young people to make a positive change in the world. Rose Luxford was elected as the Church’s next moderator, the fifth woman… Read More

Member Church News: Climate, Colonialism, Colombia

The moderator of the Church of Scotland’s General Assembly has joined faith leaders from across the United Kingdom in urging governments to take transformational action on climate change at the COP26 in November. On 21 September, the International… Read More

Member Church News: Uniting, Rebuilding, Vaccinating

“United Against Inequality”—WCRC executive Philip Vinod Peacock was interviewed at the G20 Interfaith Forum in Bologna, Italy. All Christian Reformed Church in North America staff who wish to work in either the Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA, or Burlington,… Read More

Member Church News: Creation, Cooperation, Celebration

A Trip through the Reformation: A new book takes an on-the-ground look at the tumultuous times of the Reformation. As the Season of Creation continues, the United Church of Australia has shared a blessing by Palawa woman Alison… Read More

Member Church News: Flooding, Advocating

Prayers are requested for Mekane Yesus Seminary in Ethiopia’s capital city, Addis Ababa. The seminary is operated by the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus and suffered a sudden and catastrophic flash flood that left death and destruction in… Read More

From the President: New leadership during interim

Greetings in the name of Christ, In the midst of the critical times that the world is facing due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we continue to live in hope as a Communion on our journey towards justice, as… Read More