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Our Covenant Triune God

GOD IS GOD! To say less than this is to deny the simple but comprehensive revelation of this otherwise inexpressible truth. To say more than this is to philosophically impose our own foolish limitations upon the Infinite One and thereby destroy the truth. Let us, therefore, leave our confession in this simple form, the very […]

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The Truth Concerning God Triune

It may undoubtedly be said, without fear of contradiction, that there is no area of truth that is more viciously assailed and universally distorted than that which directly concerns GOD! To this we must immediately add that no error has more serious and damning consequences than that which denies the truth about GOD! This conclusion […]

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“Exalt the Lord”: The Idea

A Review of P.R.Y.P Convention Speech, by Beverly Hoekstra What does it mean? Imperatively, it means that we must do something, for we are not passive. We must acknowledge that the Lord is high. We must confess Him in life and in walk, for God alone is high. Therefore, we are nothing. We are not […]

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“Exalt the Lord”: Our Obligation

A Review of P.R.Y.P. Convention Speech The Rev. Emanuel began his sermon by pointing out that the words calling and obligation are synonymous and can be used interchangeably with respect to the topic. Thus, in discussing the subject, we could just as well speak of our calling as of our obligation. With this in mind, […]

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“Exalt the Lord”: The Possibility

A Review of P.R.Y.P. Convention Speech, by David Engelsma Rev. McCollam, in basing his speech on the convention theme, Exalt the Lord, called our attention to the Possibility of Exalting the Lord. He developed the theme from the point of view of exalting the Lord through persecution and suffering, through humility, and through divine sovereignty. […]

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Is Your God Sovereign?

Young people, may we ask you for a few minutes of your time to consider with us the most important question of your life? No, we do not have in mind the question of your life’s occupation, nor the question of marriage, nor that of the church, however important these and other related questions may […]

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More About God

In 1924, the year marking the historic origin of our Protestant Reformed Churches, the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church expressed concerning Rev. Hoeksema that he was Reformed but with a tendency toward one-sidedness. Since that time, in various and repeated forms, the allegation has been made against our Protestant Reformed Churches that our doctrine […]

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One Only God

“We believe with the heart, and confess with the mouth, that there is one only simple and spiritual Being, which we call God; and that He is eternal, incomprehensible, invisible, immutable, infinite, almighty, perfectly wise, just, good, and the overflowing fountain of all good.” (Art. I, Confession of Faith) We assume that there is not […]

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God in Our Flesh – Why?

There have been many critical moments in the history of the world, moments when the fate of nations was at stake, times when the very existence of civilization seemed to hang by a slender thread. Historians have given much attention to these momentous periods for their significance is great indeed. The period of cultural development […]

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