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Grow UP!!!!

When Are We Going to Grow Up? The Juvenilization of American Christianity We’re all adolescents now. Thomas E. Bergler [ posted 6/8/2012 12:33PM ] ILLUSTRATION BY PAUL KISSELEV SINGLE PAGE RELATED TOPICS READ THIS ISSUE The house lights go down. Spinning, multicolored lights sweep the auditorium. A rock band launches into a rousing opening song.…

The Marcions have landed. A warning for evangelicals

By Carl Trueman http://www.e-n.org.uk/p-2105-The-Marcions-have-landed.htm February 20, 2013 When one asks the most influential thinkers in the modern evangelical church are, one might find names such as Jim Packer, John Stott, and Don Carson. I would like to suggest, however, that there is one whose influence is perhaps much greater than we are aware of, yet…

Prayer for Thanksgiving Day (URCNA)

Prayer for Thanksgiving Day Our Sovereign God, who created all things for your pleasure and who gives to all life, breath, and every good thing, we praise you for our creation, preservation, and all the blessings of this life. For rain and sunshine, in abundance and in lack, we acknowledge that our times are in…

What we believe in brief view

Our faith and practice are based entirely on the teachings of the Bible. We affirm the historic statement of these truths expressed in the Westminster Confession of Faith (1647) and the Larger and Shorter Catechisms (1647-8), which our church officers are required to uphold. We are called Presbyterian because we believe that Christ commits the…

Baptism

“The ministers, therefore, on their part administer the sacrament and that which is visible, but our Lord gives that which is signified by the sacrament, namely, the gifts and invisible grace; washing, cleansing, and purging our souls of all filth and unrighteousness; renewing our hearts and filling them with all comfort; giving unto us a…