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Andries Combrink, our blogger and head of the Pastoral Portal, is a retired Presbyterian Minister of the Gospel. He lives in Centurion, South Africa. To teach the Word of God is his calling,  based on the Reformed tradition. 

 

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It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, 
but on every word
that comes from the mouth of God.’” Matt4:4

 
 

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I financed this
Pastoral Ministry myself.
But now I need your 
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By Andries on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:14:17 AM
Palm Sunday is a universal Christian feast celebrated on the Sunday one week before Easter Sunday. Palm Sunday is the first service of Holy Week.
Palm Sunday commemorates the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem on the Sunday before his arrest.  
By Andries on Monday, March 09, 2015 6:17:06 AM
We are baffled by the behaviour of the characters in a strange parable that Jesus told and is found in  Matthew 22: 1 – 14.

An initial invitation to come to a feast in honour of the king’s son to celebrate his wedding, is met with rejection from the king’s inner circle (verse 3).  We know that nobody in elitist circles turns down such a royal summons. 

By Andries on Monday, March 02, 2015 4:58:30 AM
There on the shore of Libya knelt 21 young Christian Egyptian men, all wearing orange jumpsuits. Behind each man is a radical Islamist, holding a knife.
And we all know what happened then... 

List of more recent Posts

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Merely God’s children, by his grace and love.
What is the Bible? Confession of a faithful reader.
Can you afford to follow Jesus Christ?
Joy comes from being in the presence of God.
Holy Spirit gives us the mind of Christ.
Receive hope in God when life is hard!
Living a positive and exciting life for God
Pentecost and the quest for courage
Jesus is alive and he still works in and through us.
Resurrections are rare, exciting events.
Lent teaches: Jesus is the rock on which we stand.
Our “New Day” can begin (again) during Lent.
Lent – both repentance and praise are required.

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