• January 2, 2019
    When he left Woody Nook Christian Reformed Church in Lacombe, Alta. about four years ago, Rick Abma could not have predicted how he would see God at work in such activities as putting a new roof on a neighbor’s house.
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  • January 2, 2019
    Todd Cioffi, director of the Calvin Prison Initiative, will be the kick-off speaker for The January Series 2019. The series is being held at 12:30 p.m. on weekdays from Jan. 3 through 23 in the Calvin College Covenant Fine Arts Center auditorium. It will also be live-streamed to more than 50 remote locations around the world and will be available online in an audio-only format.
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  • December 19, 2018
    Advent is a time of waiting. Children and even adults eagerly wait for Christmas to come. We wait for presents to be opened, joyous worship services, times when we’ll gather with family and friends, and the focus that will bring new life to the hope we have in Christ.
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  • December 19, 2018
    Refugees who are sponsored to come to Canada, either by the government or by churches and other organizations through the Private Sponsorship of Refugees (PSR) program, are expected to pay the federal government back for the travel costs incurred in bringing them here. The repayment schedule for these loans was recently extended and interest was removed, thanks, in part, to advocacy by Canadian Christians. Now supporters are asking that the loans be fully waived.
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  • December 19, 2018
    For the past three years, the Christian Reformed Church in North America has been piloting a project in three geographic regions with the intent of creating relationships and resourcing congregations. This pilot project will now be rolled out more broadly, thanks to an additional investment of $500,000 from Lilly Endowment Inc.
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  • December 19, 2018
    Last month, Resonate Global Mission local mission leader Scott Geurink sat in a greenhouse with a group of seasonal workers who immigrated to West Michigan from Mexico and Central America.They were on their break, sitting at tables in the lunchroom. Work gloves lay on the tables and Bibles rested open to the Gospel of John.
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