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August 2017
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Conference – Scottish Reformed Conference 2017

An Englishman, Irishman and Scotsman walked into a conference … no punchline given, just first-class Bible teaching at the 28th Scottish Reformed Conference! Held at Hamilton College in May, several hundred people gathered to worship and hear the Word of God preached in an uplifting and challenging way. The first speaker was Rupert Bentley-Taylor.…

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July 2017
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Conference – Cycle of shame

Christian women in the persecuted world have to endure a cycle of shame, attendees at an international conference in Belgium have heard. According to the conference, the church must learn to listen in a radical new way to Christian women who have been driven to silence by persecution and shame, and not leave them…

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July 2017
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Conference – William Perkins Conference

‘Imagine studying the Reformation without access to the works of Luther or Calvin. Well, stunningly, when we consider the monumental Puritan period, the works of its ‘father’, William Perkins, have not been published since the early seventeenth century. Thankfully, our lack of access to one ‘justly esteemed by his contemporaries as a master in…

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July 2017
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Conference – Grace Baptist Assembly 2017

‘Barriers are broken down by proclaiming the name of the Lord Jesus Christ to the ends of the earth!’ This final sentence was the fitting conclusion to the 2017 Grace Baptist Assembly (GBA). We met at the Hayes Conference Centre, from 9-11 May, for our 14th year as a residential conference. Malcolm and Jean…

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June 2017
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Conference – Banner of Truth minsters’ conference 2017

In a new departure for a conference that has always met at Leicester, this year’s conference from 24-27 April took place at Yarnwood Park in Staffordshire. Yarnwood is also used as a BT training centre. It is comfortable, with a high standard of catering and accommodation. There is plenty of related space for attendees…

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June 2017
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Conference – Luther and Scotland

Martin Luther and Scotland was the theme of a Scottish Reformation Society (www.scottishreformationsociety.org) conference on 7-8 April, organised for the quincentenary of Martin Luther’s nailing of the 95 theses to the church door at Wittenberg on 31 October 1517. Although John Knox was later destined to direct the Church in Scotland in the direction of Geneva rather…

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June 2017
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Conference – EMW pastors’ wives

From the evening of 5 May to Saturday 6 May, Gwydion and Catrin Lewis welcomed approximately 20 ladies to the EMW pastors’ wives conference in Bryn y Groes, Bala. With the theme ‘Keep on keeping on’, the conference was hosted delightfully by Marcia McLean, and the wives came together to learn from Tim and…

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June 2017
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Conference – Reclaiming marriage

The picturesque view overlooking the Beauly Firth towards the Black Isle once again delighted those who attended the annual spring conference of the Free Church of Scotland (Continuing). Held at the Kingsview Christian Centre, in the Kinmylies area of Inverness, about 100 attended to worship God and receive instruction from his Word. This year’s…

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June 2017
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Conference – Birmingham conference

On Friday 24 and Saturday 25 March, a record number gathered for the eighth Birmingham Conference at Ebenezer Chapel, Old Hill, Cradley Heath. This conference is organised by the committee of the Christian Worship Trust. The aims include strengthening one another in the great doctrines of the faith, against a background of increasing secularism…

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June 2017
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Conference – Banner of Truth youth

Yarnfield Park Training and Conference Centre witnessed around 200 young people descend on it for the annual Banner of Truth youth conference (21-23 April 2017). Many nationalities were represented, including Nigeria, Czech Republic, Canada and Brazil. Also in attendance were representatives from the Christian Institute, Edinburgh Theological Seminary and European Mission Fellowship (EMF). The…

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May 2017
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Conference – Connected

After running for 28 years as the ‘North of England church officers’ conference’, we met at Dewsbury Evangelical Church on Saturday 4 March, under a new name — ‘Connected’ —  with the strap-line, ‘Serving together in the local church’. The Friday evening session of previous years was cut to accommodate busy schedules. This, and…

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April 2017
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Conference – William Perkins conference

Cambridge in May is the place to be if you want to attend the William Perkins conference at the iconic Round Church. From 19-20 May, speakers such as Sinclair Ferguson, Joel Beeke and Geoff Thomas will be speaking on the life and ministry of 16th-century preacher William Perkins. The series of lectures will mark…

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