URCNA classis and OPC presbytery connect by sharing facilities

URCNA’s Classis Eastern US and the OPC’s Presbytery of New Jersey held concurrent meetings on October 14 & 15, 2014, at Preakness Valley URC in Wayne, NJ. According to Classis Eastern US Stated Clerk, Rev. Drew Eenigenburg, the effort culminated “three years of invitations and preparation by our fraternal relations committees.” The cooperative effort began with the … Continue reading URCNA classis and OPC presbytery connect by sharing facilities

Gift of building results in church merger in Lancaster, PA

It has been a bit confusing that the only two URCNA congregations in Pennsylvania were both named “Covenant,” but in the future it will be easier to distinguish between the two. Covenant Reformed Church in eastern Lancaster County, PA, obtained a permanent building in July by merging with a local congregation and adopting that congregation’s name. … Continue reading Gift of building results in church merger in Lancaster, PA

New Haven oil spill update

Rev. Drew Eenigenburg reports that the New Haven URC has nearly completed building repair and recovery work following the heating oil leak that forced them to vacate their building at the beginning of February. “God has graciously answered our prayers, and it appears that they will return to worship in their own building by mid-May, … Continue reading New Haven oil spill update

URCNA Classis Eastern US: Ecumenical and evangelistic efforts

When Classis Eastern US of the URCNA met on March 17, 2011, it decided to proceed in joint fellowship and church planting endeavors. Classis asked its fraternal relations committee to cooperate with the OPC Presbytery of NJ in planning a joint meeting. Delegates of both bodies will combine worship and fellowship times while meeting separately … Continue reading URCNA Classis Eastern US: Ecumenical and evangelistic efforts