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When the Storm Breaks: Suffering the Christian Life

An Overview of the Book of Job
April 13 – 14, 2012
at Woodgreen Presbyterian Church
12777 Candle Cresent SW, Calgary AB

Friday, April 13, 2012 – 7:30 – 9:30 pm

7:30        Opening and Welcome / Introduction
7:45        Address 1- Righteous Suffering: when bad things happen to good people
8:20       Q and A
8:35       Coffee
8:50       Address 2 – Easy explanations: is suffering always punishment?
9:25       Conclusion
9:30       Adjournment

Saturday, April 14, 2012 – 8:30 – 11 am

8:30       Opening and Welcome / Introduction
8:40       Address 1 – Glimpses of light in the dark: even bad counsellors occasionally get it right
9:15        Q and A
9:35        Coffee
9:55        Address 2 – Trusting God when the lights go out:
submission to the Providence of God
10:30     Q and A
10:50     Closing Comments
11:00     Adjournment

For further information, contact: calgaryreformedconference@gmail.com

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SAVE THE DATE Dr. Thomas Coming April 13-14, 2012

The details for the 2012 have been confirmed and Dr. Derek Thomas (

http://rts.edu/Seminary/Faculty/bio.aspx?id=40) will be speaking on the theme “When the Storm Breaks: Suffering the Christian Life.”   The lectures will provide an overview of the Book of Job.

1. Righteous Suffering: when bad things happen to good people

2. Easy explanations: is suffering always punishment?

3. Trusting God when the lights go out: submission to the Providence of God.

All sessions will be held at Woodgreen Presbyterian Church in Calgary.   This conference is being organized by an inter-church conference committee.   For more information, email Convenor Ray Pennings at rpennings@cardus.ca.

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Conference Audio Available

Approximately 175 persons attended the first Calgary Reformed Conference and from all of the feedback received, the material presented by Dr. Beeke was deeply appreciated.   The three speeches delivered at the conference can be found on the Calgary Free Reformed link at Sermonaudio.com

Speech #1 on Developing Prayerfulness – http://www.sermonaudio.com/sermoninfo.asp?SID=12211168326

Speech #2 on Pursuing Holiness – http://www.sermonaudio.com/sermoninfo.asp?SID=122111647483

Speech #3 on Responding to Affliction – http://www.sermonaudio.com/sermoninfo.asp?SID=122111722151

Dr. Beeke also preached on the Sunday following the Conference at the Calgary Free Reformed Church.   His morning sermon was on I Timothy 1:15-17 and was entitled “What is the Gospel?” – http://www.sermonaudio.com/sermoninfo.asp?SID=122111827402

His afternoon sermon was on Hebrews 12:1-2 and was entitled “Persevering in the Gospel.”  – http://www.sermonaudio.com/sermoninfo.asp?SID=122111845471

We hope to organize future conferences – check back to this site for more information or send an email to calgaryreformedconference@gmail.com and we will let you know as soon as more details are available.

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