• August 31, 2016
    Bob Laarman can number on his resume the different experiences that helped make him a good choice to become the new director of World Renew’s Disaster Response Services (DRS).
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  • August 31, 2016
    Christian Reformed World Missions recently hosted an orientation for new missionaries. One of the topics they explored included cultural competency—the importance of knowing key differences between your host culture and the one you are coming from.
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  • August 31, 2016
    Roger DeKock, a retired Calvin College chemistry and biochemistry professor, has been selected as one of just five emeritus faculty nationwide to be part of the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation’s 2016 Senior Scientist Mentor Program.
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  • August 31, 2016
    Louise Steffen’s kayak was strapped to the hatchback of her tiny Kia as she pulled into the parking lot of Reeman Christian Reformed Church. She was there to pick up her husband who attends a special program at the church.
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  • August 31, 2016
    Sunshine Community Church, once one of the largest congregations in the Christian Reformed Church, has sold its facility and 77-acre site in Grand Rapids, Mich., to a nondenominational church that plans to use it for a second campus.
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  • August 31, 2016
    Hope Christian Reformed Church in Oak Forest, Ill., has become the first congregation in the CRC to be given Energy Star certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
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  • August 26, 2016

    From Pancakes to Praise in Lacombe

    Members of Woody Nook Christian Reformed Church served up pancakes to about 1,000 people in July. It was part of Lacombe Days, a summer highlight for this town of 13,000 residents located 125 km (78 miles) south of Edmonton, Alta. The event included a parade, museum tours, Slo-pitch tournament, hot...