On Sunday, October 6, 2013 it was announced in Doon (IA) PRC that Rev.R.Kleyn of the Covenant of Grace PRC in Spokane, WA had declined the call extended to him by the Doon congregation on Sept.15.
News from All Churches
Check out the Reformed Book Outlet's October Newsletter (below and attached) for special notices on music and books!
October – 2013
**We have new CD's from Mattaniah and Hosanna Choirs:
"He is My Strength and Song" - a dbl. CD by Hosanna Choir. One CD is all Psalms and the other is all
-- "In Praise Uniting" - a dbl. CD by Hosanna and Mattaniah Choirs with both Psalms and Hymns.
**A Vol. 2 of "Thy Word Have I Hid in My Heart" is now available too. It also is of the Rehoboth Chr.
School choir singing all Psalms. This is a single CD.
**We have a good supply of other favorites:
-- "Lead Me to Choose the Everlasting Way" by Covenant Chr. Chamber Singers
-- "Lift Up Your Voice" - P.R.Mass Choir 2013
-- "Be Still My Soul" - Hope Heralds
For the month of October on the Reformed Witness Hour Missionary-pastor Wilbur Bruinsma (Pittsburgh, PA) will be doing a series of messages based on Isaiah 40. Below are the titles of the four messages. Attached is also a special flyer with this information on it. Be sure to check out the RWH website for the station locations and times - and be sure to listen in each week for these edifying messages!
October 6, 2013 - Rev. W.Bruinsma
"Waiting Upon Our Everlasting God" - Isaiah 40: 27-28
October 13, 2013 - Rev. W.Bruinsma
"The Shepherd of the Covenant" - Isaiah 40: 10-11
October 20, 2013 - Rev. W.Bruinsma
"The Omnipotent and Omniscient God" - Isaiah 40: 12-14
October 27, 2013 - Rev. W.Bruinsma
"Jehovah Weighs the Nations" - Isaiah 40: 15-17
Hope PRC of Redlands CA is sponsoring a special Fall lecture at Westminster Seminary in Escondido, CA. To be held on October 4, 2013 at 7:30 in the evening, the event will feature Prof.David J. Engelsma speaking on "The Coming of the Kingdom: Christianizing the World"? A special flyer has been prepared promoting this significant lecture. See the attachment for details or click on the images to read the advert on Hope PRC's website. All in that area of southern California are cordially invited to attend.
Post-Lecture notice: Hope PRC Redlands, CA. invites you to view Professor Engelsma's speech, The Coming of the Kingdom: "Christianizing the World?" given at Westminster Seminary California. The video, audio, Q&A session, and even the ability to post your own question can be found on our website http://hopeprc.org/.
The Evangelism Committee of Randolph PRC (WI) is hosting a lecture this Friday, October 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the church. Dr. Nate Lanning, a cancer biologist at the Van Andel Research Institute in Grand Rapids, MI, will be speaking on "Understanding Evolution from the Reformed Perspective". Dr.Lanning will show that being a dedicated Christian scientist does not mean caving in to the pressures of modern evolutionism, but that one can and must maintain a faithful Biblical stand while working in the sciences today. All in the area are cordially invited to attend this timely lecture on a vitally important subject.
Did you know that the Heidelberg Catechism was approved for use on January 18, 1563? The Edgerton PRC evangelism committee is sponsoring a presentation given by Pastor Doug Kuiper entitled “The Value of the Heidelberg Catechism: A Presentation Commemorating the Heidelberg Catechism’s 450th anniversary.” It will be held Friday, October 4, 7:30pm, at the Chandler Community Center. Please invite a friend – this presentation is not only for members of our church, but for Reformed believers in the SW MN area.