Mark Hofman

About Me: 

Born in Grand Rapids, MI

Grandson of two CRCNA pastors

Finding my way through this blessed journey of ministry, God helping me.

Interests: 

Ice hockey, fly fishing, and choral singing

  • I'll throw one in, Meg!

    In the N. Illinois overture, the complete statement was "to mandate all denom. agencies and the BOT to focus and prioritize their energies to develop concrete...

  • Jim,

    Said as a naïve, frist-time delegate: please don't mistake willingess for desire.

    Plus, I thought you did a great job last year, for what it's worth.

    Also, while I'm on...

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    Ever since the very first "synod" (Acts 15) there have been challenges between rival parties. Circumcision or not. Arians vs. Athanasians. For vs. against____"fill in the blank." And so...

  • John,

    Amen! on recapturing our creational "roots" in exegesis, theology and preaching. As a recent seminary grad with a bachelor's in biology, I find in our congregations too little...

  • Chris,

    I've been thinking a lot about what many of my peers said in the video from the LXC website. One major theme was simply: being asked to be involved. As a "Minister of Discipleship"...

  • Amen, Chris. Very excited about the LXC and it's future impact on the CRC.

    Just a curious question. You point out that your list is "a blend of heart and hands" while also including "...

  • "A wise and frugal government, which shall leave men free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned - this is...

    posted on: Drama Queen
  • I agree with your comments Lou. While I was busy at work in the press room as a steward, I was able to hear enough on the floor that gave me pause as well. I began following our ecumenical...