Thursday, August 18, 2022


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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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For more than 10 years
I financed this
Pastoral Ministry myself.
But now I need your 
urgent financial support
to continue, boost and expand this work.

Please EFT your contribution to: 

Standard Bank, Savings Account,
Centurion, South Africa.
Account number: 015373126
Account holder: Combrink AJ
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By Andries on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 4:27:49 AM
Disappointment is often what lies at the heart of depression: We have had certain expectations and reality did not come to the party. If this is intense or happens repeatedly, it can affect our emotions, appetites, sleep and quality of life. 
By Andries on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 5:08:53 AM
 A second narrative of Jesus multiplying bread and fish to feed 4000 men plus women and children, is found in Matthew 15: 29 – 39.
 
By Andries on Sunday, August 09, 2015 4:41:36 AM
2 Cor 5:  21:  God made him who had no sin, to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.
  
By Andries on Wednesday, August 05, 2015 6:36:51 AM
Jesus gave us a clear command when he said that we must “do this in remembrance of him.”  To stay away from the Lord’s table, without any reason, or rather good reason, is to shun the Lord and his plan and intention to comfort us and build us up in our holy faith at his table!  It is the Lord who invites, no, urges us, to share in this means of his grace. 

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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