To assist churches in responding to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ministries of the Christian Reformed Church in North America curated resources on key topics, and churches used The Network to learn from and support each other. Although these resource lists are no longer being actively updated, they are still available here as reference.
Visit The Network to browse all topics, ask questions to help with your current situation, or add your own post to share your experience.
Reopening Church Buildings
As you consider what's next for your church, we've collected resources from churches, classes, and others to help guide your conversations.
Financial Support for Congregations
Churches across North America are facing financial challenges as they respond to COVID19. Support resources are available from the CRCNA, US and Canadian governments, legal and financial professionals, and charity support organizations.
Church Members and Attenders
How each of us can attend to our mental, emotional and spiritual needs during these uncertain times.
How churches can stay connected to kids and their families.
How to keep everyone in the loop and feeling part of your community.
Church Finance and Administration
How to continue church operations during this crisis.
How to love your neighbours and bring the peace of God.
How to meet the needs of your congregation and community.
Disabilities and Mental Health
How to attend to physical, mental, and emotional needs.
How to support your congregation and staff at this difficult time.
How to nurture personal and family faith formation practices.
How to care for those far away during coronavirus.
Pastors and Chaplains
How to lead and find support during this challenging time.
Romans 13 tells us that we should honour our government's leadership as best we can. Please familiarize yourself with these guidelines as well as your state or provincial and local public health authorities.
How to care for one another in this shifting landscape.
How to use this time to foster worship in new ways and in new places.
How to help youth in this new reality.
Don’t see your topic listed below? Visit The Network to browse all topics, ask any questions, or add your own post to share your experience.