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Christian and Obstinate

*Any resemblance to persons living or dead is purely co-incidental. Obstinate, resident in the City of Destruction: “I will go back to my place.” Pilgrim, on the Way to the Heavenly City: “We are not of them who draw back to perdition: But if them that believe to the saving of the soul.” When we […]

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Balance forward, May 31, 1968………………… $5,812.33 INCOME Bank interest……………… $ 297.28 Federation Assessments 1967-1968 Season…… 460.00 Federation Assessments 1968-1969 Season…… 490.00 Gift—1st PR Grand Rapids Ladies Aid Society…… 25.00 Gift—Collection from Hope Choral Society (Grand Rapids)……….. 60.25 Royalties—Sale of “Perfect Peace”……….. 11.70 ——— TOTAL INCOME………… $1,344.23 DISBURSEMENTS Scholarship awarded……… $ 350.00 Advertising Posters and Postage………………… […]

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News from, for and about our churches

On May 11 at 9:00 the young people of Hope Church sponsored a talent program. The offering was for convention travel expenses. On May 18, a singspiration was held in First Church. On June 15, the Federation Board sponsored a singspiration at Southwest. On May 1, the Young People’s Spring Banquet was held at First […]

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Choosing A Wife

I’d suggest you read, before considering this article, the chapter of Genesis 24. There is found that interesting account of Abraham who sent his chief servant to the land of Haran to find a wife for his 40 year old son, Isaac. Of course, questions have been raised concerning the propriety of an elderly father […]

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Sex, Love and Dating

Editor’s Note: The following article was originally given as a chapel speech at Calvin Christian High School in Grandville, Mich. We hope that these thoughts will also benefit our readers. My topic is not foreign to us, but I must admit that we do not hear many students speak on my subject. Usually ministers, or […]

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Living By Faith

Hebrews 11:23 “By faith Moses, when he was born, was hid three months of his parents, because they saw he was a proper child; and they were not afraid of the king’s commandment.” The book of Hebrews presents the fact that Moses’ parents hid him due to faith. This event was a great enough example […]

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Teaching and Interpreting American History

Author’s Note: Nota bene: This article is a revised reprint of an article I wrote at one time for the Hope Protestant Reformed Christian School Highlights. At sometime in the school life of every American living in the twentieth century, the history of America becomes a subject for study and reflection. It is necessary for […]

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Convention Preview

For the Protestant Reformed young people the week of August 13-20 will mean “Westward Ho”; yet the young people of Redlands have chosen a more important theme for this week. The theme for the 1969 convention is taken from I Corinthians 13; “The Greatest of These”. The speakers chosen to discuss this theme are the […]

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Delegates to the 1969 Convention

Your Attention Please: You as delegate, have a special responsibility at the Protestant Reformed Young People’s Convention. You occupy a very important position. You have special duty. You, along with three other young people, represent your entire society. Yours is the privilege, and also the right, to air the views and disagreements of your society […]

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