Press release of Classis Pacific East (Sardis) convened on June 6, 2024
June 12, 2024 Sardis June 2024
Rev. Tim Veenstra, on behalf of the convening church, Sardis, called the meeting to order. Rev. Veenstra read from Psalm 107:23-32, and those present sang Psalm 107:1, 9, 11

The credentials were examined and it was reported that the churches were duly represented by their delegates.

Classis was constituted; the…
Press release of Classis Ontario West (Hamilton Providence) convened on May 22 and June 5, 2024
On behalf of the convening church, Providence Canadian Reformed Church in Hamilton, ON, Rev. Jeff Temple opened with Psalm 133. In prayer, he remembered the vacancy of Cornerstone (Hamilton), of the newly formed church in Caledonia, and of Grace (Kerwood), which, the Lord willing, will receive their new minister, Rev…
Press release of Classis Central Ontario (Burlington - Waterdown Rehoboth) convened on June 7, 2024
Pastor Clarence VanderVelde, on behalf of the convening church, Rehoboth, Canadian Reformed Church in Burlington/ Waterdown, welcomed the brothers and called the meeting to order. We sang Hymn 49: 1-4. He read Acts 2: 42-47, and led in opening prayer.

Pastor Clarence VanderVelde reported that Fellowship examined the credentials for…
Free Reformed Church of Melville calls Candidate Jacob Baijal
June 7, 2024 Jacob Baijal
The Free Reformed Church of Melville, Australia has extended a call to Candidate Jacob Baijal.
Surrey (Maranatha) calls Candidate Taylor Bredenhof
The Maranatha Canadian Reformed Church in Surrey, British Columbia has extended a call to Candidate Taylor Bredenhof.
Taylor Bredenhof declared eligible for call
June 6, 2024 Taylor Bredenhof
With joy, Classis Pacific East of June 6, 2024 declares that Br. Taylor Bredenhof sustained his preparatory examination (according to Art. 4 CO) and has been declared eligible for call in the Canadian and American Reformed Churches for a period of three years from this date.
Cloverdale calls Rev. Jake Torenvliet
The Cloverdale Canadian Reformed Church in Surrey, BC extends a call to Rev. Jake Torenvliet of the Redemption Canadian Reformed Church in Flamborough, ON.
Dunnville West calls Candidate Jacob Baijal
The Dunnville West Canadian Reformed Church extends a call to Candidate Jacob Baijal.
Jacob Baijal declared eligible for call
June 6, 2024 Jacob Baijal
With joy, Classis Ontario West of June 5, 2024 declares that Br. Jacob Baijal sustained his preparatory examination (according to Art. 4 CO) and has been declared eligible for call in the Canadian and American Reformed Churches for a period of three years from this date.
Adam Werkman’s permission to speak an edifying word extended
June 6, 2024
Classis Ontario West of June 5, 2024 has granted an extension for br. Adam Werkman to speak an edifying word (according to Art. 21 CO) in the Canadian and American Reformed Churches for a period of one year from this date.
Toronto (Bethel) calls Rev. Richard Eikelboom
June 4, 2024 Toronto (Bethel)
The Bethel Canadian Reformed Church of Toronto extends a call to Rev. Richard Eikelboom of Byford Free Reformed Church (Australia), for the purpose of becoming a missionary to Papua New Guinea. 
Winnipeg (Grace) calls Rev. Marc Jagt
The Grace Canadian Reformed Church in Winnipeg extends a call to Rev. Marc Jagt of the Fergus North Canadian Reformed Church.
Marco van Renssen sustains Licensure Examination
May 23, 2024
With joy, Classis Ontario West of 22 May 2024 declares that Br. Marco van Renssen sustained his licensure examination (according to C.O. Art. 21) and has been granted permission to speak an edifying word in the Canadian and American Reformed Churches for a period of three years from this date.
Jarrell Lemos sustains Licensure Examination
May 23, 2024
With joy, Classis Ontario West of 22 May 2024 declares that Br. Jarrell Lemos sustained his licensure examination (according to C.O. Art. 21) and has been granted permission to speak an edifying word in the Canadian and American Reformed Churches for a period of three years from this date.
Klaas Cho sustains Licensure Examination
May 23, 2024
With joy, Classis Ontario West of 22 May 2024 declares that Br. Klaas Cho sustained his licensure examination (according to C.O. Art. 21) and has been granted permission to speak an edifying word in the Canadian and American Reformed Churches for a period of three years from this date.
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