Soon after I was ordained as a commissioned pastor at Coit Community Church last year, the pastor, Jerome Burton, suggested that we should apply for a Sustaining Congregational Excellence (SCE) Health & Renewal (HR) grant.
World Renew recently hosted a Q&A session in which Mary Crickmore, World Renew West Africa Team Leader, and Wayne de Jong, director of World Renew Disaster Response & Rehabilitation, answered questions about the Ebola crisis.
In partnership with Church World Service, the Christian Reformed Church Office of Social Justice invites churches to join other Christians around the country in sending cards to the almost 700 undocumented mothers and children who have been detained at the Artesia Family Residential Center in New Mexico.
Most people have seen or heard of Charlton Heston’s entertaining film The Ten Commandments. Fewer are familiar with the 1989 Polish television drama series The Decalogue. But it’s a series worth watching and discussing.