Dr C Van Dam

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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 in to demands for same-sex...

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 drop out of the sky....

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 role of marriage. Many are...

Europe Submits to Islam

On October 25, 2018, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) essentially ruled that criticizing Mohammed, the founder of Islam, means inciting hatred and therefore such criticism...

Teach Us to Number Our Days

This year-change article is by Dr C van Dam. As the last day on the last page of the calendar announces the end of...

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Church Services – the new (ab)normal

Unsurprisingly our Canadian sister churches have also moved to live-streaming the church services. I pass on (below and slightly updated) a pertinent...

Lack Wisdom? Ask God.

“If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given...

Pastoral Encouragement

The federal government’s decision to ban gatherings of people in public buildings has meant that churches have had to resort to livestreaming...

The coronavirus and prayer for repentance

Revelation 9:20,21 shows that the plagues God unleashes upon the world have as purpose the repentance of mankind. So, we should pray...

Psalm 91 and the Coronavirus

  “A thousand may fall at your side,And ten thousand at your right hand;But it shall not come near you…No evil shall befall...