All Articles For Vol 47 Issue 09 2/1/1971

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Rev. G. VanBaren, chairman of the October Classis, led in opening devotions, and, after the credentials were received, declared Classis to be properly constituted. All the churches were represented by two delegates. Rev. R.C. Harbach, due to the absence of Rev. H. Veldman, who had been delayed in his return from a classical appointment in Doon, then presided. Rev. G. VanBaren recorded the minutes. The business at hand was routine and was carried out with dispatch. The Stated Clerk and the Classical Committee reported on their activities. Elders J. Prince and P.

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A Conversation Between Father and a Teen-ager At the Occasion of His First Date  “So you are going out tonight? This does not take me entirely by surprise. I thought there was something in the wind when you so willingly took your shower, put on your new blue jeans, and even slicked your hair. This is quite a momentous occasion, and I say this in all seriousness.”  “But Dad, it’s only my first date. All the kids do it sooner or later. Besides, she’s a nice girl.” 

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WISHES FOR A NEW YEAR  The Grand Rapids Press has recently taken up the practice of sending out its reporters shortly before a holiday season to quiz the people on the street on some question related to the holiday. The results of such an informal poll are then published in the Press. This past New Year’s Day the Press asked a number of people: “What would you like most to see happen in 1971?” 

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