The Man on the Right

“And He put all things in subjection under His feet, and gave Him as head over all things to the church.” (Ephesians 1:22) Both the Old Testament and the new Testament abound in passages that refer to the kingly character and the... next...

This, The Rhythm of My Soul

This, the rhythm of my hour, this the only certain power, Jesus Christ forgives my sin, I am trusting all in Him; My heart He promises to rule, saying like a herald true: “Repent, believe, and trust anew.” This, the rhythm of my... next...

The Eighth Plague: The Destruction of Egypt

Exodus 10:1–20 When reading the book of Exodus it is important to keep in mind that the Exodus event represents a great contest. The ten plagues and the exodus event were confrontations between the God of the Hebrews and the false gods... next...

Bible Studies on Joseph and Judah Lesson 1: Young Joseph is Both Loved and Hated

Read Genesis 37:2–11 Introduction We turn here to the stories that will revolve mainly around Joseph and also Judah. But again, we must be alert to what God is doing to advance His cause and His Kingdom in and through Joseph and Judah.... next...

Bible Studies on Joseph and Judah Lesson 2: Jacob’s Sons Attempt to Rid Themselves of Joseph

Read Genesis 37:12–36 Introduction In the opening verses of Genesis 37 we are given a glimpse into the attitudes that lived in the household of aging Jacob. He has children from four different women, two wives and two maidservants. But... next...

Reports of Synod Canadian Reformed Churches of America Synod Smithers 2007

The most recent synod of the Canadian Reformed Churches convened on May 9 in the northern town of Smithers, BC to deal with appeals against decisions of minor assemblies and matters in common among the churches. Over the past years various synods... next...

Presbyterian Church of America 35th General Assembly

The General Assembly is the highest court of the Presbyterian Church in America, and it takes place every year for the governing of the Church, the promotion of the Gospel, and our mutual edification. This year’s General Assembly met in... next...

United Reformed Churches in North America Synod 2007

When Synod Schererville 2007 convened on Monday, July 9, at Trinity Christian College, its delegates raised their voices in psalms extolling the unity of God’s people. An exhortation by Rev. Paul Ipema called delegates to remember the... next...

The Elephant in the Room Review of Synod 2007 of the URCNA

The title of this article is taken from the fable in which several people have gathered together in a small room to talk. In the room is an elephant that constantly gets in the way. While craning their necks, shouting to be heard, and awkwardly... next...
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