Dr. W. Robert Godfrey is the featured speaker at the Fall 2011 Conference sponsored by Covenant URC in Pella, IA. The conference will be held on October 14-16, 2011. The topic is “Living Christianly in a Post-Christian World Conference.” He will be speaking on 2 Peter 2:1 – “But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction.”
Check back for here for specific times, but put October 14 – 16 in your calendar right now! Go to covenantpella.org for more information.
About the Speaker
Dr. Godfrey has taught church history at Westminster Seminary California since 1981. He taught previously at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, Stanford University, and Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. He is the third president of Westminster Seminary California and is a minister in the United Reformed Churches in North America. He has spoken at many conferences including those sponsored by the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization, the Philadelphia Conference on Reformed Theology, and Ligonier Ministries.
He is the author of An Unexpected Journey, Reformation Sketches, Pleasing God in Our Worship, God’s Pattern for Creation and John Calvin: Pilgrim and Pastor. He has written chapters or articles in John Calvin, His Influence in the Western World; Through Christ’s Word; Theonomy: A Reformed Critique; The Agony of Deceit; Roman Catholicism; Sola Scriptura; The Practice of Confessional Subscription; The Coming Evangelical Crisis; and in such journals as Archive for Reformation History, Sixteenth-Century Journal, and Westminster Theological Journal.
Dr. Godfrey and his wife, Mary Ellen, have three grown children who all reside and serve in ministry in California.