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Your Pastor and Mine

If he is young he lacks experience; if his hair is gray he is too old. If he has five or six children he has too many; if he has none he is setting a bad example. If he speaks from notes he has canned sermons and is dry; if he is extemporaneous he is […]

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The End of This Present World

The End of This Present World, by Lehman Strauss, Litt. D., Published by Zondervan Publishing House, Grand Rapids, Michigan. This book is divided into six chapters dealing successively with the following subjects: The Coming World Church, The Coming Man of Sin, The Coming Doom of Russia, The Coming World Conflict, The Coming Reign of Christ, […]

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A Powerful Member

James in the third chapter of his epistle speaks of the tongue as the most powerful member of our body. In verse five we read: “Even so the tongue is a little member, and boasteth great things. Behold, how great a matter a little fire kindleth!” James uses a figure of a ship at sea […]

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Student Power or the Right of Dissent?

Since the student demonstration against the Board of Trustees’ decision barring Dick Gregory from the Calvin College campus took place (cf. Beacon Lights, January, 1968), the Board has defended its decision by giving the rationale behind it.* It said, “We do not question your (students’) right to discuss varying points of view on the important […]

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Romans 4

  ROMANS 4:1 – 4:25   In order to understand the teaching of the apostle here we must pay due attention to the relationship of this Chapter to the former Chapter, verses 21-31. The relationship is as follows: Man, both Jew and Gentile, is hopelessly lost “under sin.” By the law is the knowledge of […]

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Teaching the Sciences (3): Regarding Evolution

In my last two articles I have been trying to indicate how in my estimation the whole question of evolution is related to the important area of science. I am convinced along with many other Christian teachers that the field of science is a very legitimate area for Christian endeavor and study. I have profound […]

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