Members of the South African singing group Lufhalafhala
South African Group to Sing at Inspire
April 20, 2022
When six South African young people began singing together at a youth conference in 2016, they had no idea that their music would eventually take them to Chicago.
Gift of the City
April 13, 2022
Inspire 2022 attendees will have the opportunity to visit several Chicago-area ministries to learn about doing missions in urban centers.
Not Too Late to Be Inspired!
April 6, 2022
Early-bird and group discounts for the Aug. 4-6 event have now been extended through Apr. 30. It's not too late to sign up.
Inspire 2022: Workshops Cover a Range of Topics
March 16, 2022
A significant aspect of this year’s Inspire 2022 binational gathering are the workshops to be presented by ministry and worship leaders on a wide range of ideas, practices, and programs.
Sandra McCracken to Be at Inspire 2022
February 9, 2022
God has promised that in our times of struggle, crisis, and worry, he will lead us back to himself, says Sandra McCracken, and she believes he often uses Scripture and song to do so.
Biblical Faith Includes Biblical Justice
February 2, 2022
According to Sandra Maria Van Opstal, every small group should include a seven year old – we need people who are not afraid to ask questions and wonder why.
Time to Be Inspired Again
January 26, 2022
Registration for Inspire 2022 is now open, and this year’s gathering promises to be powerful as well.
Inspire Speakers Retooling Their Talks
November 17, 2021
Steve Argue, one of the speakers slated for Inspire 2022, says that hardly anything is the same since the COVID-19 pandemic began nearly two years ago.
Gearing Up for Inspire 2022
September 15, 2021
Inspire 2022—the binational celebration of ministry in the Christian Reformed Church in North America—will take place from Thursday, Aug. 4, to Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022, at the Tinley Park Convention Center in Tinley Park, a suburb of Chicago.
Inspire 2021 Delayed Till 2022
January 26, 2021
After much discussion and consideration, the executive committee of the Council of Delegates has decided to delay Inspire 2021 for one year because of the COVID-19 pandemic and to offer the event in a hybrid form with some virtual elements included.
Retired Bishop to Speak at Inspire 2021
December 26, 2020
The history of “mission,” said former bishop David Zac Niringiye, has brought distress and injustice to the people it was supposed to help.
(Hopefully) Coming to Chicago
Sept 30, 2020
Inspire 2021, a binational event for everyone in the Christian Reformed Church in North America, will be taking place Aug. 5-7 at the Tinley Park Convention Center near Chicago, Ill.
Ken Shigematsu to Speak at Inspire 2021
October 21, 2020
Ken Shigematsu, an internationally known Canadian speaker and writer, will be speaking about survival habits for the soul, exploring how we can live with joy and fulfillment in God rather than seeking happiness through being or doing more.