Same-sex Marriage (3)

Because God’s design for marriage has been widely scorned and dismissed in our society, it was a relatively small step to cave...

The Weakening of the Institution of Marriage (2)

Recently same-sex “marriage” was centre stage and became a legal form of cohabitation. This distressing state of affairs did not, however, just...

A BIBLICAL VIEW OF MARRIAGE (1)

Marriage is a gift of God to his creation The Present Confusion Today’s society is characterized by much confusion about the identity, place, and...

Church Liberation: a matter of obedience and trust

One can go through life facing various struggles. Our lives today are fairly cushy compared, for example, with that of the migrants...

Objections to Psalm Singing

In recent Clarion issues, solid biblical reasons have been put forward for why we should be singing more psalms than hymns in...

Article 31 CO and its relevance for each of us

Are we allowed to query decisions of major assemblies and test them on the basis of God’s Word? Isn’t that showing distrust...

Church Liberation – 75 Years ago

“We will not keep them from our children; we will tell the next generation about the LORD's power and his great deeds...

Impressions of the GKv (RCN) and self-evaluation

Several articles have been published on this site about the decline in the GKv, including some first-hand accounts based on personal observations....

Discerning the Times

The last forty years of church history has been a history of rapid deformation.   It is also remarkable that in all the...

DGK and GKN move towards unity

Two groups of people who left the RCN (GKv), with each group forming a different church federation, are now progressing towards unity. The...

Awaiting Christ’s Return

“… and to wait for His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead, Jesus who delivers us from the wrath...

What Led to the Changes in the Reformed Churches in The Netherlands (GKv)?

I’m no expert, I’m just an old minister who still knows Dutch and has family in The Netherlands and has visited The...

Ratifying Decisions of Synod

The Acts of the latest synod are available on internet and the printed version has been published. And now it’s for...

Pentecost and the ‘seceded’ church

…all with one accord in one place (Acts 2:1a). Yes, say the people today, back in those days it was truly Pentecost....

RCN – Deviating and Deluded – a Warning for Us

Perhaps we entertained the possibility that the Reformed Churches of the Netherlands (RCN) would engage in some soul-searching and repent now that...