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.

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Church News: First Reformed Church, Yuba City, CA

Silas Ochsner and Kaerie Powell were received into full communicant church membership by the rite of confirmation on December 23, 2012. Silas Ochsner is the son of James and Jenette Ochsner, and the grandson of Gene and Sharon Sawtelle and Ewald and Elsie Ochsner. Kaerie Powell is the daughter of Sam and Susan Powell, and the granddaughter of Bud and …

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Portraits: Rev. Joe Vusich

I was born and raised in the Kansas City area, the second of six children in a devout Roman Catholic family. I am grateful that my parents taught me God is Triune and that Christ died for our sins, but Catholic doctrine prevented me from understanding the good news that salvation is by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ …

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Portraits: Rev. George Horner

The historic cities of Geneva and Zurich, Switzerland, where the great reformers Calvin and Zwingli respectively ministered the gospel, were within 100 miles of where George ( the English version of his given name Jurg) lived the first twelve years of his life. But it would be some twenty years after his family emigrated to the USA before he came …

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Portraits: Rev. Steve Altman

I was born on December 24, 1972, in Toledo, Ohio. I was not raised in a Christian home, but by the grace of God, in October of 1993, my in-laws took my wife and me with them to a Christian conference being held in Indianapolis only one week after we were married. While there, I went to hear the testimony …

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Heidelberg—450: Prolegomena – With Reference To The Catechism

Zacharias Ursinus [The following is taken from the Special Prolegomena to Ursinus’s Commentary on the Heidelberg Catechism. In this article we are given some of the basics of catechizing in general and Ursinus’s teaching on the structure and purpose of the Heidelberg Catechism. Having been written in 1563, we are, this year, celebrating the 450th Anniversary of this instructional creed …

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