A radio debate on amillennialism vs.
preterism between Prof. Engelsma and Don Preston will take place
tonight, at 7-8 PM U.S. Central time. The program will be
archived for those unable to listen live.
Catechism: Monday at 7 PM with the
Campbells at the manse. Tuesday at 7 PM at the Murrays. Hamills
to be arranged.
Bible Study on church polity continues
this week Wednesday at 8 PM at the manse. Last week we saw the
biblical and confessional material on the church, defined the
area of our study and underscored its importance. This week we
will continue to look at the various forms of church government.
The Reformed Witness Hour next Lord’s
Day, 18 September (8:30-9:00 AM, on Gospel 846MW) is entitled
"Relief from the Burden of Sin" (Ps. 119:11).
Friday, 30 September, in Aberdeen on "The Synod of
Tuesday, 11 October, in Limerick on "The Blessed Virgin
Friday, 4 November, in S. Wales on "The Apostolicity of
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