Jelte Numan

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Denominationalism (1)

It’s amazing really: every Sunday we hear and confess the Apostles’ Creed and say in our hearts that we believe in God the Father, Son and Holy...

Everyone Created in God’s Image?

Are all children created in God’s image? Many people who want to serve the LORD say yes. Various books on Christian education use this as the starting...

in God’s house

“…it was too painful for me – until I went into the sanctuary of God” (Psalm 73:16b, 17a) Read Psalm 73 and you can picture Asaph looking around...

President Trump’s Declaration on Abortion

Today I want to pass on President Trump’s “Proclamation on National Sanctity of Human Life Day, 2020”. Issued just a few days ago (January 21), it reflects...

GKv – kissing sister relations goodbye?

You may be aware that presently there’s a GKv (RCN) synod taking place at Goes in the Netherlands and that, despite the FRCA having broken sister relations...

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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...