Pastor-Church Relations

Pastor-Church Relations supports congregations and their leaders in times of transition and discernment by providing consultations and resources that foster personal and communal health.  Read more

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May 13: Legacy Churches - Over the last several months, a Legacy Churches group learned that there are churches dealing with the 6 indicators of potential closing… Read More
April 1: Complaint/Grievance Procedure - If you are looking for a set of guidelines to use when disagreement arises in the church, we have two documents available for your use: Conflict Procedure Process and Agreeing & Disagreeing in Love. Read More

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The 1982 Synod of the Christian Reformed Church in North America approved formation of the Office of Pastor-Church Relations. The mandate...
Who are these people, anyway?
Includes Consultation, Ministerial Informational Services and more...
The staff of Pastor-Church Relations is available for consultation in times of transition or crisis by way of telephone, email and on-site visits. Occasionally, we make use of resource persons beyond our staff.
The Staff Ministry Team (SMT) focuses on non-ordained church staff.
The staff of Pastor-Church Relations is available for consultation in times of transition or crisis by way of telephone, email and on-site visits. Occasionally, we make use of resource persons beyond our staff.
Frequently asked questions and the answers that you need.
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