As much as I lament the decline of the institutional church, I also lament the fact that we are still stuck in our old ways of trying to get people to church.
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He wrote, “While the church is shrinking in North America, globally the church is growing.”
The most poignant and thought provoking "go-to" writings in The Banner are, for me, those of editor-in-chief Shiao Chong.
Thank you, thank you. I noticed “Punch Lines” is missing from the revamped Banner.
The Cleveland and Akron churches will always remember the ministry of Rev. Emmitt A. Harrison.
I was excited when I began to read your editorial . . .
- Last Sunday morning my wife expressed some displeasure with me, and I responded defensively.
Church and Politics
Your November 2017 editorial "Church and Politics" gives one interpretation of Abraham Kuyper's distinction of church as institute...
Bless your heart, preach it!
Thank you for publishing “The Emotional Lives of Men”.
Path toward Unity
Shiao Chong’s article “The Path toward Unity in Christ” (Jul/Aug 2017) was an excellent contribution to the...
Our apologies to Peter Vander Meulen and his family for spelling his name incorrectly in the news story...
Beautiful article on Highway 16 in B.C.
I went through a divorce while I was a member of a CRC
Beyond Our Fears
Church and state must be separate, but separating religion and politics is impossible (“Beyond Our Fears,” March...
- Thank you for the retrospective of Joanne De Jonge’s contributions over these many years
- Thanks to all who were part of creating the “Our Journey 2020”
God’s Dropped Stitches
As a retired teacher, I pray that I did not embarrass students, but I'm ashamed to say...
While I appreciate much of what is written in the editorial “Making Room,” it does not accurately convey...