2013 Redeemer Church Spring Conference

Your God is Too Small:
Knowing God as Our Greatest Need and Our Greatest Joy
Speaker: Derek Thomas
April 26 & 27

Derek Thomas will be joining us on the last weekend in April to explore the character and attributes of God and how these inform the reformed doctrine and practice of the church.  

Dr. Thomas joined the ARP in 2011 when he was called to minister at First Presbyterian Church in Columbia, South Carolina along side Sinclair Ferguson.  Previously he had been in Jackson, MS, where he was Chairman of the Theology Department at Reformed Theological Seminary and Minister of Teaching at First Presbyterian Church.  He is from Wales and graduated from the University of Wales (Bc.S), Reformed Theological Seminary (M.Div), and University of Wales/Lampeter (Ph.D.).  He was ordained in the Evangelical Church of Ireland, where he served Stranmillis Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Belfast for 17 years before coming to the United States.  He remains the Distinguished Visiting Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology at RTS and is Editorial Director, Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals.  He is also a well published author of many volumes including a recent excellent commentary on the book of Acts.   He is married to Rosemary with whom he has two grown children and one granddaughter and one grandson.

Conference Schedule

6:30 pm Registration
7:00 pm Session 1 - “God in a box? No, never! The character of God.
8:00 pm Fellowship & Refreshments

8:30 am Registration
9:00 am Session 2 - “Holy, Holy, Holy … is more than a hymn – it’s about HIM.
10:00 am Break (coffee available)
10:30 am Session 3 - “Wise beyond words. Fathoming the in-fathomable.
11:30 am Question & Answer
12:00 Lunch (to be provided free of charge)

*A nursery will be available for children under 5 and under for each of the 3 sessions.

Please make plans to attend and invite anyone you know that may be interested.

There will be no charge for the conference or the lunch but an offering will be taken to help defray some of the costs.   We ask that you register for the conference so that we can better accomodate our visitors.