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WHAT ARE SYNODS?

  It is of no small significance that in Menno, SD, the Reformed Church in the United States recently held its 269th Annual Synod meeting. There are historical, constitutional, and Biblical reasons for this practice. Each of the four classes sent delegates to Menno.  The synodical roll consists of a pastor and ruling elder from each congregation as well as …

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Report on the 269th Synod of the Reformed Church in the United States

  May 18-21, 2015 Menno, SD The 269th Synod of the Reformed Church in the United States officially convened on a cool Monday, May 18th in Menno, SD. The host church, Zion Reformed, treated the incoming delegates and visitors to a scrumptious meal of barbequed brisket, scalloped potatoes, homemade rolls, and other sides. Fellowship was sweet as old friendships were …

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Editorial – Worship with Supreme Disappointment

Going to Church with Supreme Disappointment.  You know what I mean.  It was just a few weeks ago.  On Friday morning, June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States of America declared in a 5-4 decision that a constitutional right to homosexual marriage exists and must be protected in every corner of this nation.  Somehow, every Christian in …

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