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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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

Portraits:Rev. Herman Van Stedum

I was born and raised in Vesper, WI, on a small dairy farm. I was one of 12 children raised by godly parents and faithfully attended and participated in the local Christian Reformed Church. I went to a one-room country school for the first eight years. (Walking over a mile both ways uphill). I attended and graduated from Lincoln High …

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Portraits: Rev. C.W. Powell

Rev. C. W. “Bud” Powell Bud Powell was born, Carroll Walker Powell, Jr., to Carroll and Ella Powell at Memorial Hospital in Medford, Oregon, on April 27, 1934. He was baptized as an infant shortly thereafter in the Southern Methodist Church of Medford Oregon. His father was a farm worker and his mother a housewife. His grandfather A. E. Powell …

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Portraits: Rev. Scott Henry

My name is Scott Henry, and I am a sinner redeemed solely and completely by the person and work of Jesus Christ. I was born and reared in Michigan, and was baptized, catechized, and confirmed at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church (Missouri Synod), Milan, MI. I continued as a member of St. Paul’s throughout my college years, but even though I …

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Portraits: Rev. Ryan Kron

I was born in St. Paul, MN, on December 26, 1978. I was baptized and raised in the Evangelical Covenant Church. After high school I attended Wheaton College (1997–01), where I majored in Bible and Theology. I then worked part-time in radio for two years while I studied Greek and Hebrew with John Piper at The Bethlehem Institute in Minneapolis …

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The Sealing of the Holy Spirit

  In Ephesians 1 we read, “Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will¼in whom also after that ye believed, ye were sealed with that holy Spirit of promise, which is the earnest of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, unto the praise of …

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