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September 2020
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Banner of Truth moves online for conference: All things for good?

In June, the Banner of Truth held an online conference in place of its regular ministers’ conference, cancelled due to Covid-19. The question mark at the end of the conference title was deliberate. It was to highlight the fact that, in times of trouble, believers can easily question Paul’s great assertion in Romans 8…

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August 2020
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Edinburgh Youth Conference

In March a large group of young people gathered at Grace Baptist Church, Edinburgh for the biannual SALT youth conference, organised by Grace Baptist Partnership (Scotland). The theme was ‘Understanding contemporary issues from God’s revealed Word.’ Kev Wong (elder at the host church) led the conference. He was due to be assisted by Andrew…

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August 2020
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Zoom conference addresses suffering and God’s glory

In May Gospel Reformation:UK hosted a free and lively online conference called Zoomutopia. Thrown together in just a few weeks, the conference witnessed great preaching and teaching from Kevin DeYoung (Christ Covenant Church, North Carolina), Garry Williams (Director, Pastors’ Academy) and Jonty Rhodes (Christ Church Central, Leeds). In their promotional videos GR:UK explained that…

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April 2020
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Edinburgh City Council deplatforms evangelist

Larry Stockstill, an American minister due to speak at the Surge conference in June, has been banned by Edinburgh’s local authority for his views on homosexuality. Stockstill was scheduled to deliver the keynote address at Edinburgh’s prestigious Usher Hall. The Surge conference is an annual, Charismatic gathering organised by Destiny Church in Glasgow. Gavin…

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67th ‘School in Theology’ Conference

Carronvale House in Falkirk was once again the venue for the Free Church of Scotland (Continuing)’s four-day September conference. Each day began with prayer and morning devotions (led by Mark Fitzpatrick, Simon Green and Trevor Kirkland) and ended with worship. Rev. John Keddie gave a well-researched paper on Thomas Chalmers. He covered his early…

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December 2019
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‘Truth 4 Youth’ conference looks at creation research, Islam and discipleship

The Heatree Activity Centre in Dartmoor hosted the annual Truth 4 Youth conference in August. Attracting a host of young people, there was much opportunity for outdoor fellowship as well as teaching. Activities on offer included fencing, a water slide, high ropes and a bonfire (replete with marshmallows on sticks). John Mackay and Joseph…

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November 2019
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Grace Baptist conference navigates the difficult problem of suffering

The eighth annual Grace Baptist Partnership conference was held in August at the Hayes Conference Centre in Swanwick, Derbyshire. ‘I walked a mile with sorrow – lessons learned in the school of personal difficulty’ was the challenging title. All Christians are called to walk with sorrow and those who addressed the conference all had…

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