Jelte Numan

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Proposed new Subscription Form in the GKv is less binding

Nederlands Dagblad (ND), recently published an article about a work group of GKv synod deputies appointed to look at revising the Church Order. As part of its Report the...

Solution to a problem?

It is now ten years ago that a number of people throughout the Netherlands liberated themselves from unscriptural teachings in the Gereformeerde Kerken - vrijgemaakt (GKv)  and instituted what...

ONGOING DEFORMATION by T L Bruinius

(Recently GKv synod deputies appointed to study the position of men and women in the church submitted their findings, namely, that Scripture and confession allow for women to be...

‘Reformed Politics: An Important Lesson from History’ by H Ballast

Politics continues to be an area where, within the Australian Free Reformed Churches, we have difficulty working from the same page. For many years there have been discussions, at...

Mr Rudd’s Bonhoeffer version of Christianity by J Numan

Australia’s present Prime Minister, Mr Kevin Rudd, has stated that he is a Christian. Since many make that claim, yet have widely differing views about what that means for...

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Jude’s epistle and us (2)

The previous article ended with a quote from a speech Brother Peter ‘t Hart held at a Women’s League Day about the...

Jude’s epistle and us (1)

Some prophets and apostles use powerful language. Take Jude. You stand amazed at such a passionate, thunderous denunciation of men “marked out”...

The injustice of Israel’s ‘justice’ in Judges 20&21

To avoid being sodomised by sexual perverts, a Levite hands them his concubine (Judges 19). She is raped and abused through the...

The horror event of Judges 19

There is this shockingly macabre event in the Bible about an Israelite who gives his concubine to a band of wicked men....

Ascension – Christ, the Head of his congregation

"And He put all things under His feet, and gave Him to be head over all things to the church, which is...