A Nickname

From a Sermon of Gordon Clark:

“The time was not so very long ago that the name to which I answered was neither Gordon, which never was much used, nor yet Clark as I am called today. For failing to find a suitable nickname for my first name, the boys on the street called me Clerg. Quite a distinction I assure you.”


About douglasdouma

I am a husband to beautiful wife, an ordained minister in the Reformed Presbyterian Church - Hanover Presbytery, and founder of Sola - Appalachian Christian Retreat (www.discoversola.com). In addition to blogging at this site I am the author of The Presbyterian Philosopher - The Authorized Biography of Gordon H. Clark (Wipf&Stock, 2017) and compiling editor of Clark and His Correspondents: Selected Letters of Gordon H. Clark (Trinity Foundation, 2017). I have a bachelor degree in mechanical engineering (University of Michigan), a master's in business administration (Wake Forest University) and a master of divinity (Sangre de Cristo Seminary). I'm an avid hiker, having completed a northbound thru-hike of the Appalachian trail in 2013 and the first 500 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail in 2016.
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One Response to A Nickname

  1. JKoorstra says:

    Kevin said you could always use Dutch Dancing Douma! Great to read about your journey. Be safe and have fun!

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