• May 22, 2015
    Aline Rodrigues was devastated. Her husband Rodrigo lay in a hospital bed in Piraquara, Brazil with a three percent chance of survival.
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  • May 22, 2015
    In a setback to long-term peace prospects in former CRC mission areas in Nigeria, the visit by Hizikias Assefa, a well-respected Mennonite peace mediator, to the town of Wukari, Nigeria — the scene of violence over the last year — had to be cancelled due to further conflict in the area, says Peter Vander Meulen, coordinator of the CRC’s Office of Social Justice.
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  • May 22, 2015
    The Christian Reformed Church in North America office in Grand Rapids, Mich. recently earned an ENERGY STAR certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, CRCNA officials announced at a press conference on Thursday.
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  • May 20, 2015
    World Renew recently received an additional $1 million in support from the Canadian Government’s International Humanitarian Assistance Directorate to aid in the CRC agency’s response in Iraq.
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  • May 20, 2015
    A group of 15 college students sit together in a circle on the floor. This group of friends represents three different faiths—Christians, Muslims, and Hindus—but it was not until recently that they could discuss the taboo subject of their differing beliefs with one another.
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  • May 20, 2015
    Rev. Angel Ortiz will be one of 36 West Michigan-area Hispanic pastors who will graduate this weekend from Calvin Theological Seminary’s new certificate program in Hispanic Ministry.
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  • May 22, 2015

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    For years I sat blithely on the banks of the river of God’s kingdom. I attended church. I tried to live a good life. I did a daily devotional and popped the odd prayer to heaven as needed. Things were comfortable there on the fringes. It never even occurred to me that God might want to use somebody...