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NOTE: The content below expresses the views of the individual named as the author and does not necessarily reflect the position of the WRF as a whole.
PCA Teaching Elder Dr. George Fuller Asks, "Is Your Pastor Worth Evaluating?"

PCA Teaching Elder Dr. George Fuller Asks, "Is Your Pastor Worth Evaluating?"

Are there more facets to a minister’s job than any other? Encourage growth, income (Development Officer). Supervise staff (Manager). Develop new programs (Entrepreneur). Seize new opportunities (Visionary). Manage finances (Accountant).

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Another Perspective on Evangelical-Roman Catholic Dialogue

Another Perspective on Evangelical-Roman Catholic Dialogue

[Note: The item below was provided by WRF member Dr. Thomas Johnson who lives and ministers in Prague.  This material does not necessarily represent the position of the World Reformed Fellowship.  It is provided here as a discussion-starter. ] 

The Relationship of the Swiss Evangelical Alliance to the Roman Catholic Church

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WRF Member John Wilson Discusses "When the Church Lets You Down"

WRF Member John Wilson Discusses "When the Church Lets You Down"

In the C S Lewis classic (Screwtape Letters), senior devil whispers to his apprentice: “one of our greatest allies at present is the church itself”. Screwtape is aghast that Wormwood’s patient has become a Christian, but he encourages his junior devil by saying that the church is in such a mess that “it matters very little … your patient will quite easily believe that their religion must therefore be somehow ridiculous.”

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When Is It Right To Leave A Church Or A Denomination?

When Is It Right To Leave A Church Or A Denomination?

One of the HUGE issues facing the global church today, as at many times in the past, is how to identify situations which make it biblically appropriate for us to leave a church or a denomination.

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Israel Is More than Airborne Fire Bombs and Arson Kites

Israel Is More than Airborne Fire Bombs and Arson Kites

In these days, much of the world is busy watching the World Cup 2018 from Moscow. Others who may read the non-sport news would be hearing much about the Airborne Fire Bombs and Arson Kites in the southern border of Israel in Gaza. However, there are other stories about Israel that you don’t hear in your international news.

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PCA Teaching Elder Dr. George Fuller Shows How "He [God] Heals All Your Diseases"

PCA Teaching Elder Dr. George Fuller Shows How "He [God] Heals All Your Diseases"

 Psalm 103

Our church lost two heroes this year. Chad Wescher was a deacon and a 34 year old father of three small children. Long term disease took his life. Dot Tropiano’s three children are a bit older. Her brave struggle required wrestling against cancer. To have known either of these warriors was to know a hero.

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Taking a Stand for Christian Civility

Taking a Stand for Christian Civility

From October 3 through 5, 2017, the World Reformed Fellowship sponsored a Consultation on Christian Civility.  The Consultation was held at Central Presbyterian Church in New York City.

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Evangelicals and others

Evangelicals and others

The resurgence of evangelicalism in American religious life can be gauged by various measures, one of which is the attention lavished on it by the secular media. In some ways, evangelicals came out of the prayer closet in 1976, dubbed by Newsweek on its cover, “The Year of the Evangelical.” That was the year a born-again Southern Baptist, Jimmy Carter,

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Young Fogies

Young Fogies

Not long ago I removed myself from an internet discussion group that focused on the theology and praxis of my religious tradition.  The level of hostility directed toward other Christian traditions and the dismissiveness of what I know to be responsible scholarship on the part of some were toxic.

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Evangelical Identity in a Confused Culture

Evangelical Identity in a Confused Culture

In December 2017, Christianity Today, published an article, “Today’s Evangelicals Face a Crisis of Confidence,” by Nathan Betts.  One of the theses of this article was that “individual religiousness tends to be private and episodically intense.”  

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Dr. Herman Selderhuis Celebrates the Start - NOT the End - of the Reformation

Dr. Herman Selderhuis Celebrates the Start - NOT the End - of the Reformation

 CELEBRATING THE START - NOT THE END - OF THE REFORMATION: Challenges and Opportunities for 2018 and Beyond

A Paper Delivered at the WRF Reformation Conference in Wittenberg, Germany by Dr. Herman J. Selderhuis

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How Did Jonathan Edwards "Complete" Martin Luther's Understanding of Justification?

How Did Jonathan Edwards "Complete" Martin Luther's Understanding of Justification?

 “Martin Luther and Jonathan Edwards: A Fuller Understanding of Justification By Faith Alone”

[This is a slightly revised version of a presentation which was given on October 26, 2017, at the WRF Reformation Conference in Wittenberg, Germany.]

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