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Vol 83 Issue 20

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Editor’s Notes

With the October 1, 2007 issue, the annual subscription rate of the Standard Bearer will increase to $21 (domestic) and $25 (foreign). This is the first increase since 1995. The Board of the Reformed Free Publishing Association recently made this decision because on July 15, 2007 the mailing rate increased by 23% for domestic and almost 300% for foreign! The new subscription rate is still reasonable for twenty-one issues of the Standard Bearer. We can offer the magazine at this low rate because of the generous support by Protestant Reformed churches through regular collections, and by individuals both within and outside the PRC....

Continuing in Prayer

Rev. Slopsema is pastor of First Protestant Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan. “Continue in prayer…” Colossians 4:2 The apostle Paul has already exhorted the believers in Colosse in this epistle to live a godly, sanctified life. They are to put off the old man with its sinful deeds and put on the new man in Jesus Christ. Paul has also shown how they are to live as new men and women in Christ, especially in the home and family. Exhortations have been given to husbands and wives, to parents and children, even to masters and slaves. And now the...

9/1/2007