Member Church News: Shelter, Gender, Frontier

A California United Church of Christ congregation threw a “Green Card” party Saturday afternoon, May 14, celebrating the promise of citizenship for a woman the church sheltered, in sanctuary, from the threat of deportation for nearly three years…. Read More

WCRC supports WCC over Israeli incident

In response to the detention and deportation of participants to a World Council of Churches climate conference by Israeli authorities, the WCRC’s Executive Committee last week sent a letter of support to WCC General Secretary Olav Fykse Tveit…. Read More

Member Church News: Fires, Peace, Prisons

Members of Evergreen Community Christian Reformed Church in Fort McMurray, Canada, were among those evacuated from the northern Alberta city as massive wildfires have moved quickly from nearby pine forests into the city itself. The Evangelical community calls… Read More

Member church news: Arts, Dignity, Psalms

Our sisters and brothers at Red Crearte are creating resources to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation from a Latin American and ecumenical perspective. The Church of Scotland is recruiting for an innovative ministry among Glasgow’s arts… Read More

Member Church News: Birth, Support, Prayer

A Syrian refugee family, sponsored by the First United Church, Ottawa, Canada, has welcomed the birth of a baby, likely the first baby to be born in Ottawa among the 1,500 Syrian refugees who have been arriving here… Read More

Reformation in the Present Tense

On Sunday, 24 April, Chris Ferguson delivered the sermon below at the St. Matthäus Church in Berlin, Germany, as part of a series entitled “World Value” sponsored by the church, Diakonie and Brot für die Welt. Let me… Read More

Member Church News: Visits, Assistance, Endorsements

A delegation from the presbyteries of Peace River, Tampa Bay and Tropical Florida made a historic trip to Cuba in February 2016 to meet with leaders of the Presbyterian-Reformed Church in Cuba (PRCC), their first official meeting in… Read More

Member Church News: Camps, Conversations, Cooperations

The Evangelical Church of Czech Brethren is hosting an international summer camp for young people ages 17 to 25this summer in the Krkonoše Mountains. Youth will experience fellowship, beautiful nature, and the chance to learn about other people,… Read More

At Europe’s End

Martin Engels, moderator of the Reformed Alliance in Germany, reports on his visit to Idomeni, Greece. On the way to Idomeni a stork lands on a lamppost on the side of the empty highway, which leads us from… Read More

Member Church News: Representing, documenting, welcoming

Fourteen young women from across the Presbyterian Church (USA) shared their experiences after participating in the 60th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women held in March in New York. A documentary film about… Read More