Mike Pence on China and the USA

In October the USA vice president, Mike Pence, very frankly and bluntly expressed the USA’s concerns about China. The Chinese government, he said, is...

The mother promise that is being fulfilled in the great world battle

The two parties engaged in the battle Revelation 12:1-6 speaks of a fiery red dragon seeking to destroy a woman, first while she is pregnant...

The LORD – on whom we depend

What follows is broadly based on notes of a sermon Rev PKA deBoer preached on Psalm 124 in the Free Reformed Church, Mt Nasura,...

The Coming Digital Totalitarian State

The extent to which the Chinese Communist Party is willing to go in order to control the Chinese people is astounding. In a remarkable...

The Church – Bearer of the Truth

Today, October 31st, the day Luther nailed his 95 theses to the Wittenberg church door 501 years ago, is a day to remember the...

The Way of the Lie

And for this reason God will send them strong delusion, that they should believe the lie (2 Thessalonians 2:11). The way of the lie began...

Trust and Obey

There’s a Christian song titled ‘Trust and Obey’. Whatever the merits or otherwise of the song, the two key words of the title are...

Attacks on the Christian School

According to recent ABC News, “Non-government schools will be prevented from expelling gay students on the basis of their sexuality under new laws to...

A Baptist Minister in a Reformed Pulpit

Blessings Christian Church (hereafter Blessings), a member of our Canadian Reformed sister churches (CanRC), has caused controversy about its decision to allow a Baptist...

Speaking the Truth – Always

As you know, in courts of law witnesses can be required to swear an oath. That’s allowed, though it wouldn’t, and shouldn’t, be necessary—if...

The Church, Bulwark of the Truth 3

Rev K Bruning concludes his speech as follows The Doings of the Lord Finally, let me say a few words about that other point: that we...

The Church, Bulwark of the Truth 2

In the previous instalment Rev K Bruning was critical of those who say: the Confession is merely human work but the Bible is God’s...

The Church, Bulwark of the Truth 1

Recently articles have been published on this site about efforts in Holland and America to entice ‘outsiders’ to church. Such efforts involve changing the...

Dating – who?

A recent discussion around the Consistory table revealed that the elders are concerned about the ease with which our young people (and some not...

Rev K J Kapteyn on Evangelism 4

Guilt feelings associated with evangelism One of the problems with the current form of evangelism being promoted today is that it promotes guilt feelings in...