Kerkorde CRCNA (2010) Art. 38-c

II. The Assemblies of the Church

B. The Council

Article
38-c

When a non-Christian Reformed congregation wishes to affiliate with the Christian Reformed Church, including the transfer of its pastor and other ministry staff, the procedure and regulations established by synod shall be followed.

— Cf. Supplement, Article 38-c

Kerkorde CRCNA (2010) Ubp. Art. 38-c

II. The Assemblies of the Church

B. The Council

Supplement, Article
38-c

Synod 2006 adopted a detailed Affiliation Process and Procedure for congregations that desire to affiliate with the Christian Reformed Church in North America. The process and procedure document for such affiliation as described in the Candidacy Committee’s “Journey Toward Ordination” document is included in the “Manual for Synodical Deputies,” the Manual of Christian Reformed Church Government, and has been provided for every stated clerk of classis.

(See Agenda for Synod 2006, pp. 64-70 and Acts of Synod 2006, p. 680)