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Ken Prol

About Me: 

Pastor First Randolph CRC, Wisconsin

Interests: 

Cycling
Baseball
Hospice Chaoplain - Volunteer 

  • I came from the Netherlands Reformed Church in 1973 and made a Public Profession of Faith in the CRC at that time.

    As I understand, the PRC and NRC are very similar in their professions of...

  • Perhaps we just need to imnclude it in the oath of office for ordination and installation?

  • Thanks Randy. Last year I had to pull out a copy of the Letter of Call to remind them of their obligation. Some were stunned to see that in writing. It did change the previous decision and a raise...

  • I agree with you Pete... to a degree. As someone who reads a good deal on the Network, but posts only occasionally, there were a long list of "HI" comments to get through. That said, if it helps...

  • During the years from 1995-2007 I served as NY State Certified Umpire. Looking back on those years,I can see how some of the best training I had for the ministry happened on the baseball diamond....

  • The question is how to get deacons involved in Classis and Synod? Would a stipend for those losing wages be an effective measure? Some Classes have stipends for elders to attend Synod. Perhaps...

  • While I support the idea of including deacons at Classis meetings, I wonder about the participation. It is hard to find deacons that are able/willing to take a day off of work for a Classis...

  • Rachel,
    I just want to join the chorus and say Thank You for being the guide on this forum. Your work is very much appreciated! I do more reading than posting, but have been following along...

  • Having read (and appreciated) this article, I just ran accross this today...
    http://www.desiringgod.org/blog/posts/the-centerpiece-of-sunday-worship
    This supports what you have found...

  • Thanks, Steve... well put! I guess if someone really wants to change that procedure they could send an overture :)

    Ken