While we are happy that we have a place to “perch” among the denominational “branches” and in the broader history of the Christian Church –we are most intrigued by the person of Jesus.
What are Sunnyslope CRC Church’s denomination ties?
Sunnyslope CRC Church belongs to a denomination called the Christian Reformed Church of North America(CRC).
“Christian” because it aims to follow Jesus.
“Reformed” because it aims to continually reform itself to what the Bible says.
The terms “Christian” and “Reformed” also describe a particular way of understanding the Bible and the world. these terms may be unfamiliar to you so we have created this page to describe them further.
Why are you part of a denomination?
What is your denomination like today?
Today, The Christian Reformed Church is an increasingly diverse church (racially, ethnically, economically, geographically, etc) that takes on many forms (house churches, contemporary worship, traditional worship services, etc.). Our denomination is involved with disaster relief and community development all over the world. It runs a liberal arts college (Calvin College) and seminary (Calvin Theological Seminary) in Grand Rapids, Michigan. It supports agencies which promote the development of new churches across North America and around the world. It is involved with improving race relations, providing ministries to the disabled and abused. It owns a publishing company which provides educational materials for churches. It has a radio ministry program which is broadcast in dozens of countries and languages around the world.
What is the history of your denomination?
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