Friday, July 28, 2017

‘Editor’s Message’

How Should a Christian Vote on 8 November 2016?

Sunday, October 9, 2016 21:52

. . In less than one month as this article is being written, if God wills (D.V.), the 2016 U.S. presidential election will be held. The two major parties have nominated in the case of the Democrats, a serial criminal, committer of treason, and enabler of her sexual ...

True Love Doesn’t Wait

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 20:39

. . Originally published on 14 June 2013 on the Let Them Marry blog written by Vaughn Ohlman at: http://letthemmarry.org/archive/the-path-to-marriage/young-marriage/true-love-doesnt-wait . A friend passed me on a link to an incredibly popular post on marriage… knowing ...

Ministerial Charge on Christian Marriage

Sunday, August 2, 2015 20:56

. . [Editor's Note: The editor's daughter was married on 25 July 2015, and the editor had the privilege of delivering a biblical charge to the couple about God's creation of and expectations for Christian marriage. The outline of said message follows:] . I. Marriage and the Family ...

The Life and Times of Jan Hus

The Life and Times of Jan Hus

Monday, July 6, 2015 21:49

. . [This article first appeared in the Volume 42/6 July 2015 issue of Faith in Focus, magazine of the Reformed Churches of New Zealand, with the kind permission of editor Walter Walraven.] . by John Goris The Reformation of the Church stands out in our minds as having ...

The God of Details

Tuesday, July 1, 2014 0:00

. . By Dr. Chuck Baynard, Associate Editor . Ever had a day when nothing goes right, one of the so-called bad-hair days? Surely, all have had such days. However, how many of us realize that even in this God is present and working His plan of redemption?  ...

Hungary Got It Right!

Hungary Got It Right!

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 0:00

. . First published under the heading "Never Again!" in the Calvin Synod Herald / Reformatusok Lapjaunder, and in the 2013 Bethlen Almanac of the Bethlen Communities, 125 Kalassay Drive, Ligonier, Pennsylvania 15658 . By the Rev. Albert W. Kovacs, Calvin Synod, Hungarian Reformed Church Hungary was honored as UNESCO ...

The Lord is in Control, So Don’t Worry (and above all, don’t DO anything)

Saturday, February 1, 2014 0:00

. . The Lord is in Control, So Don’t Worry (and above all, don’t DO anything) . [Republished with permission from a 26 January 2014 revisedhistory blog article] . by Al Benson Jr. There seems to be a mindset in the evangelical community today, (though it’s not really new, ...

Death of the Rev. Dr. Robert L. LaMay, Christian Observer Assistant Editor and Sabbath School Lessons Author

Wednesday, January 1, 2014 0:00

. . Christian Observer Assistant Editor and Sabbath School Lessons author the Rev. Dr. Robert L. LaMay, 83, joined the ranks of the good and faithful servants in Heaven on Sunday, 29 December 2013, after a brief illness. Dr. LaMay was born 16 October 1930 in Detroit, Michigan, and ...

The Laodicean ‘Man of God’ in the Hands of the Righteous God

Monday, December 2, 2013 19:26

. . [Editor's Note: Mel Everingham is from Hendersonville, North Carolina, holds the Master of Arts degree in Christian Counseling, has a writing ministry whence came this article, and is continuing to pursue Reformed biblical studies "so as to be equipped and reach those tapped by God to Truly Hear ...

Death of the Rev. Dr. Amasa Converse - 9 December 1872

Death of the Rev. Dr. Amasa Converse – 9 December 1872

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 0:00

. . [Editor's Note: The following are The Christian Observer obituaries for publisher the Rev. Dr. Amasa Converse from the 11 and 18 December 1872 issues, which provide a detailed history of the publisher and much about the Presbyterian church and the culture of 19th century America. Many ...