the SPIRIT & the CHURCH
October 16–18, 2015 • Grayslake, Illinois

Watch the videos from our 2015 Theology Conference. The embedded playlist above lets you navigate among all the sessions recorded on video. You can also download all the edited audio session as a single .zip file.

Join us for a unique theological learning experience that has been designed to promote face-to-face interaction among attendees and speakers. Reformed Forum has always been about making Reformed theological conversation available and accessible to anyone who is interested. At the 2015 Theology Conference, you will have the opportunity to be an active participant in the discussion for an entire weekend. Attendance is limited to 100 participants, which ensures that each attendee has the opportunity to participate in personal exchanges with our speakers and theological contributors.

Speakers:

Our plenary speakers will be Dr. Richard B. Gaffin, Jr., Professor of Biblical and Systematic Theology, Emeritus, at Westminster Theological Seminary, and Dr. Lane G. Tipton, Associate Professor of Systematic Theology at Westminster.

Theme:

Our theme is “The Spirit and the Church,” through which we will explore the connection between pneumatology and ecclesiology.

Schedule:

Download the full conference program here. All times are listed in U.S. Central (CDT).

Friday, October 16th

2:00–4:00 pm Pre-conference: The Eschatological Aspect of the Pauline Concept of the Spirit (this became Christ the Center episode 408)
7:00–8:00 pm Plenary Address: “Justified in the Spirit”–”Life Giving Spirit” Part One, Richard B. Gaffin, Jr. (audio)
8:00–9:00 pm Dessert Reception

Saturday, October 17th

8:30–9:30 am Plenary Address: Pneumatology and Adam, Lane Tipton (audio)
10:00–11:00 am Breakout Sessions

11:30 am–12:30 pm Plenary Address: “Justified in the Spirit”–”Life Giving Spirit” Part Two, Richard B. Gaffin, Jr. (audio)
12:30–1:30 pm Lunch
2:00–3:00 pm Plenary Address: Pneumatology and Moses, Lane Tipton (audio)
3:30–4:30 pm Breakout Sessions

Sunday, October 18th

9:30–10:30 am Morning Worship Service, Richard B. Gaffin, Jr., preaching (audio)
11:00 am–12:00 pm Sunday School, Lane Tipton (audio)
12:30 pm Fellowship Meal provided by Hope OPC

Registration:

Early Bird Rates (ends August 15, 2015)
VIP (Includes conference, pre-conference & dinner with speakers) — $250 (sold out)
Pre-conference + main conference — $99
Main conference — $79

Standard Rate (after August 15, 2015)
Pre-conference + main conference — $119
Main conference — $99

Register here.

Registrations will be accepted at the door, providing that enough space is available.

Location:

Hope Presbyterian Church (OPC)
18215 E. Belvidere Rd
Grayslake, IL 60030

Hotel

A block of rooms has been reserved at the rate of $94/night plus tax. The reservation cut-off date is September 19th, 2015. To receive the group rate, reservations must be made by phone.

Comfort Suites
1775 E Belvidere Rd
Grayslake, IL 60030
Phone: 847–223–5050
Group: Reformed Forum Conference

Social Media:

Use the hashtag #rf15 to discuss the event online.