Tomorrow Burk Parsons and I fly out to Anchorage, AK to speak at a Spring Theology Conference (May 11-13) at Faith PCA (the only PCA church in Alaska). The title of the Conference is “Confessing Our Faith in a Non-Confessing World.” As the title intimates, we plan on talking about a variety of issues concerning the nature of a Confessed faith, and Confessional theology. In addition, Rev. John Jones will be lecturing on “The Nature and Role of Articulating Belief.” The Conference will be held at All Saints Episcopal Church in downtown Anchorage. If you’re in the neighborhood (way up north) we would love to see you there. The schedule is as follows:
Friday, May 11
On Day One of the Spring Theology Conference, from 7:00pm to 8:30pm Burk Parsons will give two talks. Afterwards, Burk and Nick will moderate a Q&A session, followed by light refreshments.
Saturday, May 12
On Day Two of the Spring Theology Conference, from 9:30am to 11:30am, John Jones and Nick Batzig will give two talks followed by a Q&A session. At 11:30am, lunch will be provided at All Saints’ for all those who are interested, or you may wish to try one of the many downtown restaurants. From 12:30pm to 2:30pm, Nick will give two more talks followed by a Q&A session.
Talk 1: The Insatiable Desire to Confess, John Jones
The Nature and Role of Articulating Belief
Talk 2: Everything in It’s Place, Nick Batzig
The Importance of Systematic Theology in the Confession
Talk 3: Context is King, Nick Batzig
A History of the Composition of the Standards
Talk 4: The Cash Value of the Confession, Nick Batzig
Spiritual Experience in the Westminster Confession
You can find all the audio from the Conference here.