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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…

Bear Your Own Load

  As followers of the humble Christ, we should put away our innate vainglory—meaning, what we intentionally do to get the attention and acknowledgment of others. Vainglory is distinguished from true glory. If we are good and do good, then there will be a measure of attention and acknowledgement accorded to us. This kind of positive attention…

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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.