John Eikelboom

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Some notes on appeals and the authority of the elders in Christ’s church

It was at one of the first consistory meetings of Bedfordale Church that, in a discussion involving a Church Order matter, a brother remarked: “Oh, the Church...

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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....