Saturday, May 26, 2018

About Me


The Rev Andries Combrink is a Presbyterian Minister of the Gospel. He lives in Centurion, South Africa.  He is amongst others a blogger and lyrics writer. To teach the Word of God is his calling,  based on the Reformed tradition. 


Devotions and more



John 8:31-32 Jesus said, “If you continue in
My word, you really are My disciples.
You will know the truth,
and the truth will set you free."



Latest Entries

By Andries on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 2:31:58 AM
It is now twenty centuries after Jesus returned to heaven and God still has no other plan to spread the Gospel. He is counting on people like you and me to tell others about his love for us in Christ. He wants you and me and everyone else to proclaim the Gospel. 
He is counting on us! 
By Andries on Monday, October 27, 2014 1:05:59 AM
Our challenge is to help the next generation find their true Christian identity and their spiritual dwelling.
By Andries on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 1:19:48 AM
 Paul’s letter to Timothy emphasizes that this young Christian minister’s identity, that Paul commends, is rooted in the faith that his mother and grandmother had left him as a lasting legacy. They shared Christ with him and taught him as only mothers and grandmothers can!  Paul firmly placed the Christian faith and ministry within shared, family settings.

By Andries on Monday, October 20, 2014 2:42:24 AM
Acts 8:  30 – 31:  Then Philip ran up to the chariot and heard the (Ethiopian) man reading Isaiah the prophet. “Do you understand what you are reading?” Philip asked. “How can I,” he said, “unless someone explains it to me 
By Andries on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 12:59:35 AM
The Father sent his Spirit to us and we were, through the Spirit’s gracious work, transformed and made into new creations as we were born of God.  God’s Spirit changed us from enemies into those touched by grace and changed into God’s children.   
By Andries on Friday, October 10, 2014 2:55:41 AM
People become new creations, or transformed, when they imitate Christ.  They also see what imitators of our Lord means, by looking at the lives of godly leaders. 
By Andries on Wednesday, October 08, 2014 2:17:31 AM
We do not have to wait till the last day, the day of the resurrection when Jesus returns, to become a new creation. It all starts here and now. It starts on the day God reconciles us with Godself. On that day we celebrate by singing and shouting: The old has gone, the new is here! 
By Andries on Wednesday, October 01, 2014 12:41:18 AM
October is Mission Month in the Uniting Presbyterian Church in Southern Africa (UPCSA)!    The General Assembly of the UPCSA agreed to a proposal of their Mission and Discipleship Committee that October 2014 would be a “Month of Mission.” 

List of more recent Posts

Pentecost Sunday matters
Ascension Day – a crucial celebration.
Consider the eternal consequences of your life.
The risen Lord promised to be with us always.
Easter Sunday – it is all about Resurrection.
What is “Holy Week”?
Lent: Imitating the humility of Jesus.
A Reformed identity of Lent and Easter.
Is the Church really optional for believers?
How about a New Year without excuses?
Enjoy a Merry, Blessed Christmas
Over all, put on love.
God’s priorities are my main concern
God does not judge a book by its cover!
Sola Fide. Only through faith in the Gospel of Christ.
What is the fear of the LORD?
Sola Gratia. The grace of God is sufficient
God’s grace is promised to me and my children.
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