Special Training Opportunity for Short-Term Mission Teams - Calling all senior executives, short-term mission trip leaders, and volunteer directors ... How do you develop a volunteer experience that brings results? Sponsored by Resonate Global Mission and World Renew, the Executive Course in Volunteer Ministry Development has profoundly impacted countless leaders. No matter your level of expertise, you will gain immediate takeaways and lasting impact. To register, contact Mary Dykstra at firstname.lastname@example.org or Lisa Sochacki at email@example.com.
From Back to God Ministries International
FAMILY FIRE - is an online community exploring Spirit-led family, marriage, parenting, in-laws, blended families, and intimacy. Find encouraging articles and devotions at familyfire.com. Subscribe for regular email updates and connect with our Family Fire community on Facebook.
GRACE, FAITH, AND BECOMING HOLY - Salvation by grace through faith is one of the most crucial beliefs at the heart of Christianity. Join Groundwork in studying Genesis 15:1-6, Romans 4:16-25, Galatians 2:15-21 to discover the biblical foundations for this belief and why it’s not a “get out of jail free card,” but a call to holiness. Listen now at GroundworkOnline.com and subscribe to Groundwork's weekly emails for future episodes.
WHERE’S YOUR MANNERS? PART 1 - When Miss Manners comes to town for a reality show about manners, the kids all try to win the contest. But the winner is a surprise for everyone. Subscribe for free at getkidscorner.com. Free Giveaway: Kids Corner’s “Know Your Bible Activity Book, Part 3!” Can you figure out all Kids Corner Bible puzzles? www.kidscorner.net.
From Calvin Theological Seminary
BIBLICAL STUDY TOUR TO ITALY - (March 28 - April 9, 2019) Visit the Vatican with its Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Cathedral; the impressive monuments of ancient Rome; Hadrian’s Villa; Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius; Paestum; Assisi; Florence; Ravenna; and St. Mark's Basilica in Venice. Join Jeff Weima, professor at Calvin Theological Seminary and leading biblical scholar, for this inspirational tour. Contact Dr. Weima at firstname.lastname@example.org or 616-328-3110.
From CRC Communications
Help is Only a Call, Click, or Chat Away - We're making it easier for you and your church to access CRC resources. If you're involved in a church ministry and wonder if your denomination can help with something, just CALL (800-272-5125), CLICK (www.crcna.org/Resources), or CHAT (from any page on www.crcna.org). We're here to serve, and would love to connect you with people and resources to support your ministry.
From Faith Formation Ministries
Family Faith Formation Tip: - Need help explaining God’s salvation plan to kids? You’ll find a brief gospel summary that kids of all ages can understand at tinyurl.com/FFMGospelSummary. Children’s ministry leaders, this summary will be really helpful for you too! (Faith Formation Ministries; crcna.org/FaithFormation)
CRCNA Position Opening - The Christian Reformed Church is looking for a full-time, 32-40 hrs/week, Retirement Plan Specialist. This position will assist in the administration of the denominational U.S. Employees’ Savings Plan (ESP) and the Ministers’ Pension Plan (MPP) in the U.S. and Canada, and provides overall support for all areas of the Pension and Retirement office. For consideration, visit www.crcna.org/jobs and complete an on-line application attaching a current cover letter and resume by September 21, 2018.
Tour the Biblical Lands of Israel - March 11-22, 2019. Experience a renewal of your faith and a deeper understanding of the Bible as you tour biblical lands with Pastor Peter Tuininga and Sindbad Tours of Israel. See Jerusalem, Galilee, Jericho, and other biblical places that will help the Bible come alive for you. For information go to toursofisrael.wordpress.com or contact Peter Tuininga at 1-289-877-8433 or email@example.com. Register by December 15, 2018.
From Resonate Global Mission
Journey Through Egypt - Join Resonate Global Mission on an Egypt Vision Tour. History comes alive as you learn how scripture is connected to ancient Egyptian monuments. Dates: April 2-10, 2019. For more information visit www.resonateglobalmission.org/Egypt.
From World Renew
Short-Term Volunteers - Are you 18 to 24 years old and interested in embarking on a short-term volunteer opportunity with life-long impact? World Renew’s Global Volunteer Program provides opportunities to live, work, eat, and play in an international community while exploring how God wants to use your talents and skills for His purpose. For more information, contact Andrew at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Support Hurricane Florence Survivors - World Renew Disaster Response Services (DRS) is responding to Hurricane Florence as the storm hits the U.S. East Coast this week. DRS regional managers are working with local officials and organizations in the Carolinas and Virginia to start initial planning to send early assessment and rapid response volunteers. The fall start-up of a reconstruction site in Tarboro, NC, in response to Hurricane Matthew (2016) has been delayed by Florence. Please pray for those in the storm's path, for World Renew, and for others helping the survivors. You can donate to Hurricane Florence response at worldrenew.net/donate, by calling 800-552-7972, or mailing your check, made out to World Renew, with "DRS Hurricane Florence" in the memo line, to: World Renew, 1700 28th St., SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508.