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Local churches: Encounter

Haven’t been to church in a while? Encounter Church might be the perfect fit. Located just 10 minutes away from Calvin...

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Local churches: Shawnee Park CRC

Each year during Cokes and Clubs, Shawnee Park CRC continues its tradition of giving out quality toilet paper. This simp...

Philosopher Nicholas Wolterstorff gives Christian perspective on human rights

Where do human rights come from? And how do we think about human rights in the context of justice? Nicholas Wolterstorff, a distinguished philosopher, author and former professor of philosophy at Calvin College, offered many insights […]

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American Evangelicals take stand against Donald Trump

On Thursday, Oct. 6, 94 prominent American evangelicals issued an open letter against Donald Trump as a petition on Chan...

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Joella Ranaivoson ordained by CRC

Joella Ranaivoson, associate chaplain of upperclass students at Calvin, was ordained as a minister of the word and sacra...

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CRC breaks silence on racism

On Sept. 23, the Christian Reformed Church issued a “Statement on Racism” in response to the shootings of Terence Cr...

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Looking at local churches: Grace Episcopal Church

Nestled on the corner between Plymouth and Hall streets lies Grace Episcopal Church, a body of Christian believers Calvi...

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Factoring religious platforms

For many Calvin students, Nov. 8 will be their first time voting in a presidential election. As Christian students wadin...

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Local churches series: Vineyard Church North

After arriving in Grand Rapids, it does not take long to recognize that the area is uniquely populated with an incredibl...

Religious responses to human trafficking in Ghana

On Thursday, Sept. 22, Stephanie Sandberg, associate professor of theater at Washington and Lee University, presented on...