Annual Meeting at a Glance

70th Annual Meeting - Denver, CO

The Program Theme

"Holy Spirit"

Key Information

The meeting will be held Tuesday through Thursday, November 13 - 15, 2018 at the Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel, 1550 Court Place, Denver CO 80202

Program Chair is Michael J. Kruger (Reformed Theological Seminary)

Presidential Address
David S. Dockery
(Trinity International University)
Toward a Theology of Evangelical Higher Education

Plenary Speakers

  • Michael A. G. Haykin
    (The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary)
    ‘The Lord, the Life-giver’: Confessing the Holy Spirit in the Fourth Century

    Michael A.G. Haykin, FRHistS, is chair and professor of church history at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary,
    where he also serves as the director of The Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies. He has written widely in Patristic studies
    and English Baptist history.

  • Craig S. Keener
    (Asbury Theological Seminary)
    The Spirit and the Mission of the Church

    Craig S. Keener (PhD, Duke University) is F. M. and Ada Thompson Professor of Biblical Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary. He is author of twenty-four books, five of which have won awards in Christianity Today, including The IVP Bible Background Commentary: New Testament and his four-volume commentary on Acts. Together his books have sold more than one million copies.

  • Michael Horton
    (Westminster Seminary California)
    Lord and Life-Giver: The Holy Spirit’s Role in the History of Redemption

    Michael Horton, PhD, is J. Gresham Machen Professor of Systematic Theology and Apologetics, Westminster Seminary California, founder and host of White Horse Inn and editor-in-chief oF Modern Reformation magazine. His most recent books include The Christian Faith: A Systematic Theology for Pilgrims on the Way and Rediscovering the Holy Spirit: God's Perfecting Presence in Creation, Redemption, and Everyday Life.

General Schedule

Tuesday, November 13th

9:00 AM to   12:10 PM Parallel Sessions A                                                                                                    
12:15 PM to   1:45 PM Lunch                                                                                                    
2:00 PM to   5:10 PM Parallel Sessions B                                                                                                    
5:25 PM to   6:15 PM Plenary Session I                                                                                                    

Wednesday, November 14th

8:30 AM to   11:40 AM Parallel Sessions C                                                                                                    
11:45 AM to   12:45 PM Lunch                                                                                                    
1:00 PM to   1:50 PM Plenary Session II                                                                                                    
2:00 PM to   2:50 PM EPS Plenary Session                                                                                                    
3:00 PM to   6:10 PM Parallel Sessions D                                                                                                    
7:00 PM to   8:00 PM Banquet                                                                                                    
8:00 PM to   9:00 PM Presidential Address                                                                                                    

Thursday, November 15th

8:30 AM to   9:20 AM Plenary Session III                                                                                                    
9:30 AM to   10:00 AM Corporate Worship                                                                                                    
10:15 AM to   11:15 AM ETS Business Meeting                                                                                                    
11:15 AM to   12:45 PM Lunch                                                                                                    
1:00 PM to   4:10 PM Parallel Sessions E