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Jul 6, 2018 by Barbara Kayanja

Paths to Ministry

This year synod received 43 new candidates for the office of Minister of the Word. The Christian Reformed Church in North America celebrates with these men and women the completion of their studies and looks forward to seeing how God will use them.

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Jun 25, 2018

The Rain Has Come!

I really don’t know why the Rohingya situation weighs so heavily on my mind. Working for a relief and development organization, I hear about horrible things happening around the world all the time. And of course in the U.S., we have our own problems.

You might recall that I dedicated my first double marathon attempt to the relief efforts (although I made my original fundraising goal, you can still DONATE HERE through the end of June 2018).

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Jun 23, 2018 by Marrion Omanyo

The Slow and Worthwhile Work of Changing Mindsets

LAOS - World Renew begun work in the northeastern province of Xiengkhouang, Laos about 13 years ago, aiming to improve community income and livelihoods in its remote communities. The third phase of World Renew's work began in June 2014 and faced a big challenge: our communities expected handouts and staff and district coordinators agreed. They felt that World Renew had a lot of money and that the community should not be asked to contribute anything while working... Read More