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Dating and the Deep Blue Sea…and the Way of Christ (7)

Rev. Dick is pastor of Grace Protestant Reformed Church in Standale, Michigan. In the March 15 issue of the Standard Bearer, “Grace Life” elaborated upon these seven theses of covenant marrying: 1.The father of the Christian home must earnestly endeavor to know who his children are to marry. 2.Father’s knowledge…

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Dating and the Deep Blue Sea…and the Way of Christ (5)

Rev. Dick is pastor of Grace Protestant Reformed Church in Standale, Michigan. In Evangelio Dominus Ego sum, inquit, veritas. Non dixit, Ego sum consuetude! (Augustine, in De Baptismo, III.6.9, translated, “In the Gospel the Lord says—’I am the truth.’ He did not say, ‘I am custom.'”)Dating is fatherless. Modern American…

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Our Tsunamis

Rev. Dick is pastor of Grace Protestant Reformed Church in Standale, Michigan.   Certain Tsunamis…   Tsunami” is the odd word many folks first learned about a month ago when big tidal waves, tsunamis, struck the shores of many a land fringing the Indian Ocean and beyond. These tsunamis, spawned…

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The Grace Life

Rev. Dick is pastor of Grace Protestant Reformed Church in Standale, Michigan. With this article I would introduce a new rubric in the Standard Bearer entitled “Grace Life.” Grace life is just for that—”the grace life.” The articles of Grace Life will aim to promote the life of conscious fellowship…

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