Monthly Archive: September 2013

The Best Pastor/Preacher Today.

The Best Pastor/Preacher Today.

Anonymous asks, “In my view, John Macarthur is the best pastor/preacher today. Who do you think is the best one today?” Easy. Joel Osteen is. Whoa. What?! Wait! Before you shoot me, hang me,...

Funeral Arrangements for Rev. W. W. J. Van Oene

Funeral Arrangements for Rev. W. W. J. Van Oene

From the Canadian Reformed Church Federation website: Very early on Monday morning, September 23, after a short stay in hospital, Rev. W.W.J. VanOene was taken from this life by the LORD to be with...

Friends You Should Meet (4) — W. W. J. Van Oene

Friends You Should Meet (4) — W. W. J. Van Oene

Rev. W.W.J Van Oene was promoted to glory this morning. The number of people he touched in 70 years in the ministry is impossible to quantify. Mightily used by God in this life, now...

The Lord’s House – some thoughts on Luke 19

The Lord’s House – some thoughts on Luke 19

Here is a post from my wife’s blog. She really did text me at work, trying to work through this passage. There is nothing that blesses my heart as much as seeing my wife...

Though He Slay Me, I Will Hope In Him.

Though He Slay Me, I Will Hope In Him.

I often struggle with the fact that cancer exists.  Oh  sure, I am an advocate of the sovereignty of God,  I believe that He rules over all… but cancer took my dad from me....

Does Reformed Theology Cause Neglect of the Great Commission?

Does Reformed Theology Cause Neglect of the Great Commission?

Anonymous states: “Reformed theology is fundamentally flawed in that it’s high view of the sovereignty of God creates a mindset among believers that neglects the great commission.” If you are not a Reformed Christian, like my anonymous...

A Whispering, Secret Slandering.

A Whispering, Secret Slandering.

See the title?  That is about you. Yes.  You. I am talking to you. The next time you whisper to me about someone’s secret things, whether they are true or not, I am going to...

An IT Guy, His Family, and Bible Translation.

An IT Guy, His Family, and Bible Translation.

I often get questions like, “Who is Jaco Devisser?” or “Why do you link to an IT guy’s blog off of yours?”  Well for starters, Jaco is my brother in law. For another reason,...