February 5, 2016
The RCA welcomes Rick Zomer to its staff as the coordinator for Next Generation Engagement. Zomer will be leading Team Next, which prepares and empowers the next generation to embrace God’s call on their life as leaders and serve as agents of change in their world.
It is no accident that Zomer comes to the position with 25 years of...
January 25, 2016
In April, a special council of 74 RCA members will gather in Chicago. Their mandate is to seek the guidance of the Holy Spirit to discern “a constitutional pathway forward for the Reformed Church in America to address the questions of human sexuality as it relates to ordination and marriage.”
January 15, 2016
The Reformed Church in America has received a $1 million grant as part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s National Initiative to Address Economic Challenges Facing Pastoral Leaders.
January 13, 2016
The GC2 Summit will discuss refugee resettlement, immigrant ministry, security concerns, and a Christian response. The event takes place January 20, 2016.
December 22, 2015
In January, Monica Schaap Pierce will be stepping into the role of ecumenical associate for the RCA. In this position, she will develop and sustain ecumenical relationships between the RCA and other denominations, and represent the RCA in a variety of ecumenical settings....
November 25, 2015
Displaced people are woven throughout the narrative of our faith. The Israelites wandering in the desert. Naomi in Moab. The remnant in Babylon. Ruth in Israel. Over and over, Scripture teaches us to care for the stranger, the alien, the widow, and the orphan.
The growing turmoil in Syria and throughout the world has brought this...