The mercy ministry of our congregation is overseen by the deacons and supported through the benevolence fund. We also support several missions and mercy ministry causes through offerings and volunteering. See below for details on the many causes we support.
Our primary missions cause is monthly support to Peace URC in Vancouver. WA. This congregation is a church plant from Grace URC, located near Portland.
Our congregation participates in a local chapter of Safe Families, a national organization that provides respite care to children whose families are experiencing a temporary emergency, with the goal of keeping families intact.
This fund is used by our classis (regional group of churches) to support Reformed church planting and the preaching of the gospel in the Pacific Northwest. Visit urcna.org for more information.
Love In the Name of Christ is a local organization that helps churches provide real help for people in need, offering material goods, counseling, and mentoring.
Lifeline Pregnancy Care Center is a local organization that provides practical, spiritual, and emotional help for women in need.
Word and Deed is a Reformed organization dedicated to addressing the spiritual and physical needs of people in the developing world in accordance with biblical principles.
Divine Hope is a prison seminary which instruct residents of correctional institutions in Illinois and Indiana.
MINTS uses higher Christian education to train future leaders, pastors, and Christian workers to reach their own people.
MERF is a ministry serving the Middle East, North Africa, and Asia with ministries of evangelism, church extension, biblical training, and diaconal aid.
Mid-America Reformed Seminary is located in Dyer, IN, and occasionally provides student interns for our congregation.
Westminster Seminary California is a Reformed seminary located in Escondido, CA, from which we occasionally receive student interns for our congregation.
Other URCNA (United Reformed Churches in North America) missions outreaches can be found at urcnamissions.org.