Jelte Numan

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Book Review: “Into the Valley of Death” by I A Morgan

What intrigued me about the front cover of this 150-page paper-back was not just the photo of a Wellington bomber, nor the caption’s promise of reading about...

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 who settled in a new...

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 to the delegated brothers? Are...

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. The most recent was by...

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 first group of about a...

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75 years Liberation

75 years Liberation: back to the firm ground of God’s covenant The Act of Liberation or Return was read out 75 years ago...

Mixed Courtship

Ministers of the Word and elders have, over the years, stressed that young church members should not court boys and girls outside...

Open the School Doors?

The early migrants who instituted the Free Reformed Churches of Australia (FRCA) and the Canadian Reformed Churches (CanRC) saw the great importance...

Ongoing Reformation

Wash yourselves, make yourselves clean; ...Come now, and let us reason together, says the LORD, though your sins are like scarlet, they...

A Power of Delusion

Considered to be one of the most difficult passages in the Bible, 2 Thessalonians 2 deals with the coming of the man...