The Reformed Church in the United States (RCUS) is a communion of Christian churches in the Reformed tradition. We stand on the great Reformation principles of salvation by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone, according to the Scriptures alone, to the glory of God alone.

Four steps to get to know the RCUS:

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1 Looking to join or visit a Reformed Church congregation, or for a specific pastor? Moved to a new area, or looking for a pastor that was recommended to you? Start here:

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2 Looking for the latest RCUS news and happenings? Check out the latest here:

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The Reformed Herald

3The Reformed Herald is the monthly magazine published by the RCUS. Check out the latest edition, as well as past editions, of our magazine here:

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Our Publications

4 Looking for one of our books? We’ve made a variety of our books available for purchase through You can find more information about them here:

RCUS Publications

Dialing 911

9-1-1.  Three digits that evoke an emergency.  We tell our kids to memorize that number and only use it when they absolutely need help, and when they need help NOW. What do we do when our emergency is not a police, fire, or ambulance issue?  How do we handle emergencies just as real, but which require the Spirit of God …

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The Church in Nepal: An Open Door for Reformation

“Therefore, when they had come together, they asked Him, saying, ‘Lord, will You at this time restore the kingdom to Israel?’ And He said to them, ‘It is not for you to know times or seasons which the Father has put in His own authority. But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you …

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Where Would You Put It?

“Where should I put Robert’s Rules of Order?  On which shelf does it belong?”  When I was recently organizing all my books, my trusty library assistants (my father and my son) asked me this question.  It is not an easy one to answer.  So, where would you put it? Biblical Studies? The options for a pastor’s library include several categories.  …

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Editorial- A Preview and Apology

Editorial – A Preview and Apology It had to happen.  They say the 3rd time is the charm.  I guess that is true.  The third issue which I produced had an error of such proportions that I have to print this apology.  Several of our readers brought this to my attention, for which I am grateful.  The crossword puzzle on …

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Why Creeds are Necessary

There are many churches and professing Christians who do not believe in creeds or confessions. They have slogans like “No creed but the Bible,” or “No creed but Christ.” But the fact is: creeds are inescapable. The word creed comes from the Latin credo, which means “I believe.” Statements such as “I believe Jesus is Lord” or “I believe in …

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