Reformed Baptist Fellowship

2011 Keach Conference

In Reformed Baptist Fellowship on September 8, 2011 at 11:08 am

We invite you to mark your calendars now for the 2011 Keach Conference, the annual theology and ministry conference hosted by the Reformed Baptist Fellowship of Virginia. This will be our 10thannual meeting.

When will the conference meet? Friday-Saturday, September 30-October 1, 2011. Session I will be held on Friday evening at 6:30 pm. Session II will be held on Saturday morning at 9:30 am. Following the morning session there will be a dialogue (question and answer time) with the speakers and then lunch.

Where will the conference be held? This year’s meeting will be hosted by the Covenant Reformed Baptist Church in Warrenton, Virginia. The church is located at 7336 Riley Road, Warrenton, VA 20187. You can reach them on the web at Host Pastor will be Steve Clevenger.

What will be this year’s theme? We are continuing our series through the Second London Baptist Confession of Faith (1689). This year’s theme is chapter five, “Of Divine Providence.” We are also celebrating the 400th anniversary of the Authorized (King James) Version of the Bible (1611-2011).

Who will be speaking? We have been blessed over the years to have excellent speakers for our conferences. This year is no exception. Our speakers will be Dr. Joel Beeke, President of Puritan Theological Seminary in Grand Rapids, Michigan and Pastor Malcolm Watts of Emmanuel Reformed Church in Salisbury, England.

Dr. Joel R. Beeke is the President of the Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary and serves as Professor of Systematic Theology and Homiletics. He is the pastor of the Heritage Netherlands Reformed Congregation in Grand Rapids, Michigan, editorial director of Reformation Heritage Books, and editor of the Banner of Sovereign Grace Truth.

Malcolm Watts is the pastor of Emmanuel Church, Salisbury, serves as the Chairman of the General Committee of the Trinitarian Bible Society, and is a visiting lecturer at the London Reformed Baptist Seminary and at the Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary.

What are the topics? Here is our preliminary schedule:

Welcome, Sign-in 6:00pm

Friday (September 30, 6:30 pm):

  • Dr. Beeke:  How to Respond Christianly to Providential Afflictions
  • Pastor Watts:  The Providential Preservation of the Ancient Scriptures

Saturday (October 1, 9:30 am):

  • Pastor Watts:  Providence in the Translation of the English Bible
  • Dr. Beeke: Job’s Submission to Providence
  • Question and Answer Session

How can I help? There are several things you can do to help: (1) Join us in prayer for the conference, the speakers, and the fellowship. (2) Make plans now to attend and spread the word to others. Think about bringing a group from your church. (3) Send a financial gift to help defray the conference costs. Gifts can be sent to Covenant RBC (see address above) and marked for “Keach Conference.” Send a personal gift and ask your church to send a gift also. Help us continue to be able to invite speakers of international caliber and host a world-class, God glorifying and man edifying conference.

How do I register? Cost: FREE, Web: Register Now!

Confirmation: Immediately upon registering you will receive an email confirmation. This receipt serves as your proof of registration. If you do not receive a receipt please contact us.

Where is a good place to stay?

The Holiday Inn Express     540-341-3461

The Hampton Inn                 540-349-4200

The Comfort Inn                   540-349-8900

There are many good local restaurants.

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