Member Church News: Arrivals, Launches, Meanings

The Congregational Christian Church of Niue celebrated the 170th year of the arrival of the Gospel to Niue Island. A congregation in British Colombia, Canada, opens its hearts to a Syrian refugee family. The Church of Scotland in… Read More

Member Church News: Special Days

The Office of Social Justice of the Christian Reformed Church in North America has created an election guide as the U.S. approaches decision day. Based on a detailed historical study by Ang Kaim, the beginning of Christianity in… Read More

Member Church News: Peace, Praise, Processes

Looking forward to a Korea Peace Treaty, a blog post from Catherine Christie of the United Church in Canada. Presbyterian and Reformed churches around the world, throughout history, have preserved sacred music through choral singing. For the last… Read More

Member Church News: Reformation Sunday and More

A video thumbnail history of the Reformation was produced for the 2016 General Synod of the Reformed Church in America, written and narrated by Rev. Dr. John W. Coakley. The Presbyterian Historical Society has created a downloadable bulletin… Read More

Member Church News: Responses, Retirements, Reforms

World Renew is responding after Hurricane Matthew left a path of destruction and heartbreak across the Caribbean, especially in Haiti, and along the southeast coast of the United States. The Presbyterian Church of Colombia issued a letter to… Read More

Member Church News: Black Lives Matter

A small but committed United Church of Christ congregation in Decorah, Iowa, is initiating a community-wide project to combat racism, using the denomination’s recently-released adult curriculum on white privilege to facilitate the conversation. A consistent commitment to sacred… Read More

Member Church News: Milestones, Journeys, Beliefs

Twenty years ago this past August, First CRC of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, ordained Ruth Hoffman as the first female minister of the Word in the Christian Reformed Church in North America. Hoffman is now pastor at Friendship Community… Read More

Member Church News: Peace, Praise, Protests

This week is the World Week of Peace in Palestine and Israel. Members and partners are addressing the issue. Here’s a sampling: Tom DeVries, general secretary of the Reformed Church in America, invites prayers and action for peace… Read More

Member Church News: Peace Resources and Actions

The Uniting Church in Australia has produced International Day of Peace (21 September) resources focusing on gender equality, climate justice and nuclear disarmament. On the 15th anniversary of the worst terror attack on American soil, Jews, Muslims and… Read More

Looking forward

Always be ready to make your defence to anyone who demands from you an account of the hope that is in you (1 Peter 3:16). Dear sisters and brothers in Christ, The last few months have been very… Read More