John Knox, when a student under Calvin, found Geneva to be the best model of the Christian church on earth. What Calvin ordered in the Geneva church through simplicity of worship and Biblical preaching became the model for the Reformation churches in Europe and eventually around the world.
The follies and fads in many so called Protestant churches today bring shame upon the church. Calvin's principles will still serve the Biblical church today.
Signs of a true church. Good study of the signs of a true church, in the context of the opposition of Calvin's theology vs Catholicism. A true church is a biblical one, has practices instituted by God, follows the regulative principle of worship and it is formed by born again men.
Ordained to the Gospel ministry in 1981 after studying at The Whitefield College of the Bible in Northern Ireland, Pastor Ian Goligher was the pastor of the Free Presbyterian Church in Cloverdale, B.C. Canada, since pioneering the church there in 1984 until his retirement in...