There can be no thunder without lightning, and no rain-bow in the sky without sunlight. Similarly there can be no mercy for God to show us without a righteousness which He gave us in Christ. And both of these David ..
The child of God may be thankful and bless God’s name when God is angry with him and chides him in His anger. Anger does not always mean hatred. Parents who love their children become angry, when the children walk ..
The judge may be full of pity for a man whom he must sentence; but he may not in any way and to any degree minimize the sentence that the law of the land requires. If he does, he is ..
The day is coming when the antichrist will rule the whole world. Then those that believe in Christ will be oppressed with starvation, not being able to buy or sell (Rev. 13:15-17). They will, however, have every reason in that ..
With our iniquities forgiven, because Christ suffered the punishment which we deserve, and performed the works of love we failed to bring to God, we may and must bless God “Who healeth all thy diseases; who redeemeth thy life from ..
As the saying goes: “First things come first.” We can err in that respect and often fail to mention or list first what ought to be brought to the attention of our hearers. But God never slips or makes mistakes. ..
An athlete makes a name for himself by the records he breaks and the amazing statistics that his activities produce. The Lord, our God, however, does not make a name for Himself. He does reveal His name to us in ..
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 ..