Monthly Archives: May 2009

Teaching New Psalms and Hymns

Jim Jordan has some advice on  how a pastor should introduce new hymns and psalms to his congregation. In his Rite Reasons No. 19 he writes: To teach new psalms and hymns, you need someone with a strong voice, preferably … Continue reading

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The Seventh “I Am” Statement in John’s Gospel

The seventh Iam statement in John 15 is one of completion and perfection. It signals that Jesus has revealed himself completely. For Jesus to be the true vine means that he is the new life of the world; the true … Continue reading

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I Kings 16:34

In his days Hiel of Bethel built Jericho. He laid its foundation at the cost of Abiram his firstborn, and set up its gates at the cost of his youngest son Segub, according to the word of the Lord, which … Continue reading

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A Brief (Typological) Exposition of Psalm 23

Editor’s Note: It is a new pastor’s greatest triumph when he can finish any study without making mistakes. Well, once again I stumbled a few times. I stumbled over my notes in the beginning. I had the order reversed. Towards … Continue reading

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The Good Shepherd; Sermon on John 10:11-18-Fourth Sunday of Resurrection

Editor’s Note: In this sermon I have taken the interpretation that this pericope has the under-shepherds in mind, rather than individual sheep. The under-shepherds are the ones who go through the door and receive the affirmation from the Great Shepherd. … Continue reading

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Exhortation: Divine Habitation; I John 3:24

Exhortation: Divine Habitation I John 3:24: All who obey his commandments abide in him, and he abides in them. And by this we know that he abides in us, by the Spirit that he has given us. One Puritan writer … Continue reading

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Saturday Psalter

Psalm 103 in the Scottish Psalter

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Tim Gallant’s response to Cornelis Venema on Paedocommunion

A fellow elder in the CREC wrote a response to Dr. Venema’s recent interview on Covenant Radio contra paedocommunion.

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