Everything is Achan

“When I saw among the spoils a goodly Babylonian garment, and two hundred shekels of silver, and a wedge of gold of fifty shekels weight, I coveted them, and took them; and, behold, they are hidden in the earth in the midst of my tent,... next...

What is Reformed Worship? (III) It is Covenantal

As a community of faith, the Church is in a relationship with her Triune God of grace. Scripture describes this relationship as a marriage (Eph. 5). As such, it is both legal and intimate. What draws these different spheres of thought together... next...

The Seventh Plague: God Employs the Firmament (Exodus 9:13-32)

The beginning of the seventh plague has a familiar ring to it. By way of review, the plagues are organized into three cycles with three plagues in each cycle, and the tenth plague standing alone as the final act of judgment against Pharaoh and... next...

Dr. B. Wentsel: Pastor, Theologian, Author, Apologist

Why write an article about a relatively unknown Dutch theologian in North American Reformed circles? Why choose Dr. Wentsel instead of a well-known Dutch theologian whose works are available in English? This year, 2007, the Christian Reformed... next...

Looking Above A Series on the Revelation of Jesus Christ Revelation 9:13-21 The Sixth Trumpet

The statistics are staggering. 10,623 casualties in the Revolutionary War. 6,765 casualties in the War of 1812. 17,435 casualties in the Mexican War. 970,227 casualties in the Civil War. 4,108 casualties in the Spanish-American War. 320,710... next...

Longing for Salvation Restored

Psalm 137 begins, “By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept.” In 586 B.C. the southern kingdom of Israel was taken into captivity by Babylon. The Israelites were living as foreigners in a beautiful city; yet, they wept, for they... next...

A Christian Response to Physician-Assisted Suicide

“I just can’t handle it anymore. It’s been six months now since I’ve slept for more than an hour at a time. I can’t eat solid food anymore, and I live in excruciating pain. My family will be forced to watch me wither... next...

Book Review, A Biblical Case for Natural Law

A Biblical Case for Natural Law, by David VanDrunen. Grand Rapids: the Acton Institute, 2006. 69 pages. Reviewed by Mr. Matthew Tuininga. American Christians intent on calling their nation back to its Christian founding love to quote II Chronicles... next...

URCNA Classes Reports Classis Southwest U.S. Report June 12-13, 2007

Classis Southwest U.S. convened on the afternoon of June 12, for its nineteenth stated time, at the New Covenant United Reformed Church of Twin Falls, Idaho. The weather and scenery were as beautiful as the fellowship enjoyed by the forty delegates... next...

Report on meeting of Classis Central US June 11-12, 2007

Classis Central US of the URCNA convened at Faith United Reformed Church of Beecher, Ill. at the appointed time. Two recent Mid-America graduates have been declared candidates for the ministry and a proposed Web site was given the green light... next...
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