This winter, the Federation has once again hired Prof. R. Dykstra to teach the History and Principles of Reformed Education Course. This course typically is offered every other year and is of great benefit for all teachers; past, present, and ..
Scripture verse memorization is a major part of the life of any student in our Protestant Reformed schools as it should be. Not only are they learning the many verses assigned by their teachers throughout the school year, but there ..
As the beginning of the school year is still fresh for most of us, I thought it would be beneficial to share this prayer from John Calvin regarding preparation for going to school. Many have probably seen it before but ..
What man makes depends upon man. An engine can lift a heavier object than the man who made it can. But a man must put the fuel into the tank, turn the switch to start it, and place upon it ..
In this day and age it is hard to escape the songs of the world. Radios blare in stores, offices, and factories. One cannot listen to the news without a product being adver¬tised by means of singing to praise it. ..
There is an important difference between speaking and singing. In both of them we express what is in our souls; but singing is expressing thoughts that fill us with joy. And in Psalm 96:1, 2 we are exhorted to do ..
Can there be something better than what is perfect? What the psalmist wrote in Psalm 119:96 seems to teach that. He wrote, “I have seen an end of all perfection; but thy commandment is exceeding broad.” He had stated that ..
In God’s providence the moon continues in its orbit so marvelously that it is exactly on time month after month, so that our calendars for next year can tell us when it will be full moon and when it will ..
The more serious the surgery is, the more serious the thought must be that is given to choosing one to perform it. When one’s life is in danger, one cannot be too careful, or demand too much care. And what ..
One truth that we should hold on to tightly is the teaching of Scripture that all of our salvation comes from God. We do not earn the smallest part of it. We get not one blessing by fulfilling a condition. ..