• He Is Holy: 2019 National Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    God is holy, and we’re not. In fact, He’s so holy, His unmediated presence is lethal. Even angels hide their faces and cry, “Holy, holy, holy!” And yet, this holy God has redeemed a people for Himself and has chosen to dwell among them. On March 14–16, 2019, Ligonier Ministries hosted its thirty-second annual National Conference. Joel Beeke, Ligon Duncan, Sinclair Ferguson, W. Robert Godfrey, Steven Lawson, Pepe Mendoza, Sugel Michelén, Albert Mohler, Stephen Nichols, Miguel Núñez, Burk Parsons, Michael Reeves, and Derek Thomas considered the holiness of God and what His holiness means for our lives. View Resource

  • Press On: 2018 Regional Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    The Apostle Paul suffered rejection, beatings, imprisonment, and ultimately death as he fulfilled his ministry. Yet he did not become discouraged. Confident in the sufficiency of Christ, Paul found joy even in his trials. Writing from prison, he exhorted the Christians in Philippi to rejoice in Christ and to press on. On November 9–10, 2018, Ligonier Ministries hosted a regional conference in Lancaster, Pa. Drs. W. Robert Godfrey, Steven Lawson, Albert Mohler, and Stephen Nichols explored key lessons from Paul’s letter to the Philippians. View Resource

  • Defending the Faith: 2018 West Coast Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    In our post-Christian culture, people are ignorant of basic biblical concepts, and the Christian faith is facing increasing hostility from the government, the culture, and the academy. Our call in such a day is not to be fearful, but to be ready. As Peter tells us in 1 Peter 3:15–16, we are to be prepared to give an answer for the hope that is within us. On June 8-9, 2018, Ligonier Ministries hosted its West Coast Conference in Seattle. W. Robert Godfrey, Steven Lawson, Stephen Nichols, Burk Parsons, Derek Thomas, and Ravi Zacharias considered the challenge of atheism, the truthfulness … View Resource

  • Awakening: 2018 National Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    The fundamental problems facing our society are spiritual in nature. Unconverted people will produce a culture that is opposed to our Creator. Believers who have temporarily lost their zeal for Christ will not be effective ambassadors of Him. The only solution is for God to give us an awakening. On March 8-10, 2018, Ligonier Ministries hosted its 31st annual National Conference. Rosaria Butterfield, Kevin DeYoung, Sinclair Ferguson, W. Robert Godfrey, Tim Keesee, Steven Lawson, Albert Mohler, Stephen Nichols, Miguel Núñez, Burk Parsons, Joni Eareckson Tada, and Derek Thomas spoke on awakening in Scripture and history, the means of awakening, the … View Resource

  • Reformation 500 Celebration Conference with Various Teachers

    The five-hundredth anniversary of the Reformation calls for celebration and remembrance lest we forget this event and the doctrinal truths that sparked it. On October 30, 2017 we hosted a special evening celebrating the Reformation. Sinclair Ferguson, Stephen Nichols, Burk Parsons, and Derek Thomas joined R.C. Sproul in covering the Reformation in brief messages that highlighted the gospel, what it means to have peace with God, the historical setting of the Reformation, and other topics. View Resource

  • Luther Today: 2017 Regional Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    We can learn much from Martin Luther and his uncompromising advocacy of the gospel. On August 11, 2017, Ligonier Ministries hosted a regional conference in Wittenberg, Germany, “Luther Today.” Our featured speakers were Dr. W. Robert Godfrey, Dr. Steven J. Lawson, Rev. Matthias Lohmann, Dr. Albert Mohler, Rev. Steffen Mueller, and Dr. Stephen Nichols. Together they considered the doctrine proclaimed by the Reformers, the means by which the Reformation was sustained, and lessons for the church in the present. View Resource

  • Discovering the God of the Bible: 2017 Regional Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    No one can be saved without knowing and loving the God revealed in the Bible. On June 9-10, 2017, Ligonier Ministries hosted a regional conference in Los Angeles, California, “Discovering the God of the Bible.” Our featured speakers were Drs. W. Robert Godfrey, Julius Kim, Stephen Nichols, and John MacArthur. Together they considered God’s mercy, God’s sovereignty, and other divine attributes. View Resource

  • Stand Firm: 2017 Regional Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    We live in a day of ethical confusion—a day in which many people are cold or even hostile to the things of God. On May 19-20, 2017, Ligonier Ministries hosted a regional conference in Wichita, Kansas, where Ligonier Teaching Fellows Drs. W. Robert Godfrey, Stephen Nichols, and Derek Thomas were featured speakers. They considered our need for salvation, our hope in Christ, the reasonableness of our faith, and other topics. We must stand firm. View Resource

  • The Next 500 Years: 2017 National Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    The same God who brought the Reformation in the sixteenth century is still at work today. His plan has not changed, and what He has purposed for His glory and our good will be accomplished. On March 9-11, 2017, Ligonier Ministries hosted its 30th annual National Conference. Alistair Begg, Tim Challies, Leonardo De Chirico, Sinclair Ferguson, W. Robert Godfrey, Michael Horton, Steven Lawson, Augustus Lopes, John MacArthur, Albert Mohler, Stephen Nichols, Michael Reeves, Derek Thomas, and Stephen Tong joined R.C. Sproul to celebrate the five-hundredth anniversary of the Protestant Reformation and consider the future of the church. View Resource

  • The Dawn of the Reformation: 2016 Regional Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    On October 28-29, 2016, we hosted our regional conference “The Dawn of the Reformation” in Lancaster, PA. Drs. Albert Mohler, Stephen Nichols, R.C. Sproul, and Derek Thomas were present to explore the lessons of the Reformation and their continual relevance for today. View Resource

  • The Dawn of the Reformation: 2016 Fall Conference at Reformation Bible College Conference with Various Teachers

    On September 16-17, 2016, we hosted our fall conference “The Dawn of the Reformation.” Drs. Albert Mohler, Stephen Nichols, R.C. Sproul, and R.C. Sproul, Jr., were present to explore the lessons of the Reformation and their continual relevance for today. View Resource

  • The Gospel: 2016 West Coast Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    In the face of cultural hostility, followers of Christ must not compromise the bold historical witness of the Christian faith. We stand not on a mere idea or a fanciful myth, but on historical events that testify to the fact that Jesus is Lord and Savior. On June 3-4, 2016, Ligonier Ministries hosted its West Coast Conference in Seattle, Washington. Joel Beeke, Douglas Bond, W. Robert Godfrey, Steven Lawson, Stephen Nichols, R.C. Sproul, Owen Strachan, and Derek Thomas considered the transforming power of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Nathan W. Bingham and Tim Challies also taught on the Christian … View Resource

  • The Gospel: 2016 National Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    In 2 Peter 1:16, the Apostle tells us that he and the other Apostles “did not follow cleverly devised myths” when they proclaimed “the power and coming” of Christ Jesus. Rather, the Apostles were “eyewitnesses of his majesty.” These men saw something take place in space and time that altered the course of human history. The incarnation, ministry, death, resurrection, and ascension of Jesus are not legendary events in a fictional tale. They are firm historical realities on which the Christian faith stands or falls. In the face of cultural hostility, followers of Christ must not compromise the bold historical … View Resource

  • So Great a Salvation: 2015 Fall Conference at Reformation Bible College Conference with Various Teachers

    As R.C. Sproul has said, the most serious problem we face as humans is that “God is holy and we are not.” During our 2015 Fall Conference at Reformation Bible College, we considered this problem and addressed the scope of the biblical gospel. Hosted in partnership with The Master’s Seminary, the conference featured Dr. John MacArthur as our special guest. View Resource

  • After Darkness, Light: 2015 National Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    From the revival in Judah under the reign of King Hezekiah (2 Chron. 29) to the Protestant Reformation that returned the church to the biblical gospel after its eclipse in the medieval era, we see that God is often pleased to shine His light when the darkness seems overwhelming. In every case, the faithful who lived in dark times called out for the Lord to revive them, and God answered their prayers by shining the light of His truth in this dark world. We live in a day of darkness, when the gospel and the church are under attack on … View Resource