Category Archives: Diaconal Ministries

Slide Presentation...

Posted on 2018-06-13 no responses">

This is a slide presentation--aka "powerpoint"--designed specifically for deacons serving in HDC partner congregations. The 19 slides...

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You Asked…We...

Posted on 2018-04-25 no responses">

    Over the past year, we have heard many deacons ask for opportunities to get together with other deacons to...

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CRC & RCA New...

Posted on 2018-03-29 no responses">

For Deacons  |  March 2018 This monthly e-newsletter is a ministry of Christian Reformed and Reformed Church in America Deacon...

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A Community Scorec...

Posted on 2018-01-30 no responses">

Is it true that people and institutions attend to what they track?  Congregations already attend to a scorecard. Sometimes it is...

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What Deacons Are C...

Posted on 2017-10-19 no responses">

"The church does not simply have deacons but is by its very nature and calling a diaconate—that is, a community created by the...

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What Going On With...

Posted on 2017-07-24 no responses">

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Needed: Paradigm S...

Posted on 2017-03-30 no responses">

It's been more than a year and a half now since CRC Synod 2015 rolled out some rather significant changes related to the Office of...

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Christians & ...

Posted on 2017-02-15 no responses">

If you are a Christian and are part of a local church or fellowship, please take a moment to take our anonymous poll on Christians and...

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Handouts From HDC&...

Posted on 2017-01-17 no responses">

Two of the presentations at the annual meeting of the Holland Deacons' Conference in November were given via PowerPoint slides.  Both...

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Deaconing: The New...

Posted on 2016-11-22 no responses">

Last week, just prior to the 2016 annual meeting of the Holland Deacons' Conference at Maranatha CRC in Holland, Michigan, Andy...

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