2017 Winter Conference at Reformation Bible College

Monday, January 16 2017

Start End Description Speaker
8:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m.

Preaching God’s Word in the Early Church

Biblical preaching has been a hallmark of healthy churches since the time of the Apostles and expansion of the early church. In this session, Dr. Haykin will consider the contributions of some of the great preachers in the early church and evaluate what lessons can be drawn for the church today.

Michael Haykin
9:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m.

Living God’s Word: The Life of Augustine

Augustine is one of the greatest theologians of the early church and one of the most important thinkers in western civilization. In this session, Dr. Nichols will consider his doctrine of Scripture by focusing on his expositions of the Psalms and draw application concerning how the life of Augustine can instruct Christians in their study of Scripture.

Stephen Nichols
11:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.

Breakout Seminars Group 1

  • Generosity in the Early Church, Dr. David Briones
  • Heresy in the Early Church, Dr. Keith Mathison
  • The Reformation and the Early Church, Dr. John Tweeddale

Please note that the same three seminars led by RBC faculty members are offered during both breakout timeslots.

12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.

Lunch and Bookstore Break

1:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m.

Breakout Seminars Group 2

  • Generosity in the Early Church, Dr. David Briones
  • Heresy in the Early Church, Dr. Keith Mathison
  • The Reformation and the Early Church, Dr. John Tweeddale

Please note that the same three seminars led by RBC faculty members are offered during both breakout timeslots.

2:30 p.m. 3:20 p.m.

God’s Word in the Early Church

Many people are uncertain about the origin of the New Testament and how it was received by the early church, especially when discoveries of "lost gospels" frequent headlines. In this session, Dr. Kruger will consider the development of the biblical canon and explain why this issue is important for defending the authority and inerrancy of Scripture.

Michael Kruger
3:20 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

Bookstore Break

4:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.

Questions & Answers

A questions and answers session with Drs. Michael Haykin, Michael Kruger, and R.C. Sproul.