2021 Pittsburgh Conference

Friday, September 24 2021

Start End Description Speaker
3:00 p.m.

The Necessity of Faith

This session will consider sola fide, how faith is a gift from God, and how Christ’s righteousness is imputed to us by faith. It will also describe how we are called to trust God today.

Stephen Nichols
4:00 p.m.

The Necessity of Scripture

This session will explain sola Scriptura, that Scripture is our only infallible guide in matters of life and godliness. It will also show us ways that we can obey Scripture in our day.

Burk Parsons
6:30 p.m.


Sinclair Ferguson, Stephen Nichols, Burk Parsons

7:30 p.m.

The Necessity of Grace

This session will describe the extent of God’s grace in drawing sinners to Himself by exploring the doctrine of sola gratia. It will explain why God’s grace is needed in our day.

Sinclair Ferguson

Saturday, September 25 2021

Start End Description Speaker
8:00 a.m.

The Necessity of Christ

This session will consider solus Christus, and it will remind us of the centrality of Christ. It will consider the many facets of Christ’s redeeming work and how they have relevance for us today.

W. Robert Godfrey
11:00 a.m.

The Great Commission

This session will consider Matthew 28:18–20 by showing how the Great Commission is simply an extension of what God was doing and promised to do in the Old Testament. It will explain how God’s mission has relevance for us today.

Derek Thomas
11:30 a.m.


Sinclair Ferguson, W. Robert Godfrey, Steven Lawson, Derek Thomas

2:00 p.m.

The Glory of God

This session will consider soli Deo gloria and how all things ultimately serve the purpose of glorifying our Creator. It will consider how this doctrine affects our lives today.

Steven Lawson
3:00 p.m.

The Worship of God

This session will consider the goal of worship, how we were made for worship, what worship means in this life, and the glories of worship that we are promised in the new heavens and new earth.

Sinclair Ferguson