The Lynden WA PRC hosted the regular meeting of Classis West on March 6, with a special conference on the 450th anniversary of the Heidelberg Catechism held on Tuesday, March 5. For a report of this regular meeting, including delegates to Synod 2013, click on the Stated Clerk's report (pdf).
Classis East met this past Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Faith PRC. The agenda was light and the men completed their work in short order. Rev.D.Overway (Hope PRC) chaired the meeting. A classical appointment schedule for Faith PRC was approved. The September classis is to meet at Byron Center PRC.
Read Prof. Russell Dykstra's Pre-Synod Report from the May 15, 2012 issue of The Standard Bearer (click here for pdf)
The pre-synodical service was held Monday, June 11, in Crete PR Church, Crete, Illinois. Rev. J. Slopsema, president of last year’s meetings, led the service and preached on I Corinthians 15:58. You may hear this sermon at Crete PRC's website (in the sermon archive box scroll down to this sermon).
Synod convened Tuesday morning, June 12, at 8:30 in Crete Church.
Synodical Committees Layout (pdf)