Welcome to the Far West Region

 

We are the Far West Regional Synod of the Reformed Church in America. We exist to partner with Classes in strengthening and starting churches by empowering and equipping leaders

 

HOW WE DO IT

OUR PRIORITIES

Church Multiplication

Outward focused, missional ministries and church multiplication

Leader Development

Assessing and aligning leaders, consistories, churches, classes

Church Health

Supportive relationships, harmonious systems and accountability

ARTICLES, THOUGHTS, NEWS

LATEST FROM THE BLOG

AEE ALL THE GIFTS AND PROPHETIC MINISTRY FOR TODAY?

By Eric Carpenter It was a bright and sunny day. A middle-aged woman had wandered into our Sunday worship. As I was greeting people after the service, she came up and introduced herself. “Hi! I’m Joy and I have an important question for you.” She began haltingly. “A...

DISPUTABLE MATTERS?

Note: The following article gives some background to City Classis’ recently approved Framework of Life Together (Link to Framework).  Bill White (City Classis) is a planting pastor of City Church Long Beach.  Here is one discussion on “Disputable Matters”.  City...

THE COUNCIL OF SYNOD EXECUTIVES

COSE (Council of Synod Executives) met at a cozy Beach House in San Juan Capistrano (Jan 29-Feb 1).  We invited Trisha Taylor and Jim Herrington as facilitators who have worked extensively with the RCA’s Ridder initiative and Faith Walking.  They provided a path and...

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