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On September 7, 1983, the convocation of the Theological School of the Protestant Reformed Churches took place at Southwest Church. Prof. Decker delivered the convocation address. In addition to our regular students, there will be three part-time students from Canada and a special student, Mr. Jaikishin Mahtani, from Singapore. May God bless the Professors and students as they study the Word of God. I have met Mr. Mahtani and his wife, Esther. This will be a frequent occurrence, since they live nearby. Their address is 4962 Ivanrest Ave., S.W., Apt. B, Grandville, Michigan, 49418. Telephone number 616-532-6832. We hope that they...

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Congregational Activities Pastor-elect Brian Huizinga, his wife, Michelle, and their children, Anna, Calvin, and Jacob, arrived in Redlands, CA late Thursday evening, September 8. His ordination and installation as the twelfth pastor of the Hope PRC took place during the morning worship service on Sunday, September 18, with Prof. R. Decker leading the service. Rev. W. Langerak, who was also present, read the form and participated in the “imposition of hands by the officiating minister and by other ministers present,” as noted in Article 4 of the Church Order. For the worship service Prof. Decker preached from God’s Word found...

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School Activities Did you know that this school year the list of Protestant Reformed Christian Schools grew by one? The Loveland, CO PRC is in the process of expanding their church building. This expansion has enabled the families in Loveland to start their own high school this year. School opened this fall with seven students in the ninth and tenth grade, with five teachers teaching them! The Lord willing, Loveland will continue to grow their student body, adding the eleventh grade next year and the twelfth grade the year after. This addition to their school was made possible through the...

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Young Adult Activities The congregation of the Loveland, CO PRC extended a hearty welcome to those attending the Young Adult Retreat sponsored by their young adults on August 22-25. Rev. S. Key, pastor of Loveland, was this year’s featured speaker. He spoke on “Seeking First God’s Kingdom,” from Matthew 6. No doubt those attending the retreat enjoyed a beneficial discussion on submission to authority. Those attending this year also enjoyed the wonderful accommodations at the Glenwood Suites Hotel and some great Colorado activities, including whitewater rafting, hiking in the magnificent Rocky Mountains, and a relaxing trip to one of the world’s...

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