Welcome to the Annual Gathering!

Ron Hamilton, CCCC Conference Minister We will gather for the 74th annual gathering of the CCCC on July 19 – 22 at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick, Rhode Island. We are excited to gather again after a two-year hiatus of meeting due to the pandemic. Congregationalism has been defined as “churches gathered around Jesus Christ […]

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A Church With Effective Structures

John Kimball, Director of Church Development It is said that the seven words that kill a church are, “We have never done it that way before.” While that thought may be the recognition of a new approach, in many cases it is a statement of congregational resistance. One of the key areas of focus when […]

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Western Region Update

Phil Noordmans, Western Regional Minister One of the many prayer-promises we hold near and dear is this: If you abide in me, and my words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you. John 15:7, ESV. For more than three years Lake Avenue Church in Pasadena, CA, has been […]

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Update from Malawi

Jeremy Skaggs, Mission Committee Chair This year we had 2 different teams visit Malawi. From the first team is Walter Kim, CCCC minister and president of the National Association of Evangelicals, who said of his family’s time: “In Malawi, we encountered a depth of economic poverty accompanied by so much spiritual prosperity. As we return […]

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Communications Committee Update

Kerstin Turner, Communications Committee Chair The home office of the CCCC has been working to reevaluate our communication efforts both in print and online – and one of the initiatives was to revitalize the board-appointed Communications Committee. The committee is comprised of Jonathan Romig, Jon Bryant, Sarah Coons, Jason McConnell and chaired by Kerstin Turner. […]

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