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God is Good

I once heard a speaker, who I do not know, say that Nazism in Germany rose because that society’s loss of belief in hell. The lost not merely belief in God but belief in the Holy God of the Bible. His thesis is correct. Belief in the judgment of God deters evil. Many, however, hold…

Synod Appreciation

Grace Reformed Church has finished hosting the 270th Synod of the Reformed Church in the United States. The meeting went very well. Delegates came from churches located in various parts of the country. In Reformed church government, we have three levels of authority. The first is the at the local level called the Spiritual Council,…

God Shines His Face on the Meek

God Shines His Face on the Meek. Blessed are the meek, For they shall inherit the earth (Matt. 5.5). Who will rule the world, who will get ahead, who succeeds? Who are the winners and the losers in life? Who inherits the earth? A woman says that when she goes to the movies she always…

Breaking Taboo for the Gospel

“How is it that you, a Jew, ask for a drink from me, a woman of Samaria?” John 4:9  Jews usually traveled around the land of Samaria rather than go through it, unless they had necessary reason. Even then there were rules. If while in Samaria a Jew were walking and saw a Samaritan coming…

Upcoming Events

Couples Bible Study

If you are interested in getting involved in a couples Bible Study in the Fall, please speak with Rev. Gruggett. Right now this is the idea stage. We are thinking of having it on a Friday or Sunday evening depending on what will work for most folks. We are intending it be targeted of both…

Radio Program

Grace Reformed Church hosts a radio program called “His Word Above All”. This is a 15 minute program that comes on each weekday morning. In it we take portions of the sermon preached on Sundays and broadcast them to the greater Bakersfield area. The programs begins at 8:00am and can be found on AM 1410.