Our mission is to provide men and women opportunities and resources so that they may be grounded in the Word of God, grow in the grace and knowledge of Jesus Christ, and be transformed into Kingdom disciples. (Luke 2:52; II Peter 3:18; Romans 12:2; and Psalm 1)
Join us March 3-4, 2018, for our annual Bible Conference. Sessions will begin on Saturday morning and end during our Sunday school our the next day.
SPEAKER: Dr. Ligon Duncan
TOPIC: You Become What You Love: Redefining the Good Life
WHEN: Saturday, March 3rd & Sunday, March 4th
RSVP: Please fill out this form to RSVP
Childcare is provided – please RSVP so we will have a good estimate of the amount of food and workers needed.
Speaker Bio: Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III is the Chancellor & CEO of Reformed Theological Seminary and the John E. Richards Professor of Systematic and Historical Theology. He served as Senior Minister of the historic First Presbyterian Church (1837) in Jackson, Miss. for 17 years (1996-2013). He is co-founder of Together for the Gospel, Senior Fellow of the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood (having served as both Chairman of the Board and President), and was President of the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals from 2004-2012. Duncan served as the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in America (2004-2005). He studied at Furman University, Greenville, SC (BA); Covenant Theological Seminary, St. Louis (M.Div., MA, cum laude); and the University of Edinburgh, Scotland (Ph.D.). Duncan has edited, written, and contributed to numerous books. Ligon and his wife Anne have two teenagers and they reside in Jackson, Miss.
Adult Sunday School Winter Session
The Church in The World. What does It look like to be a disciple in our time? How do we as Christians relate to the to the world in the place and time in which we live? Join us Sunday mornings in December at 9:15 a.m., in the CPC sanctuary.
Taught by Les Newsom
Adult Sunday School Special Sessions
Same sex & gender dysphoria is arguably the most relevant cultural topic of our day. As believers we often struggle to understand, speak and act in ways that affirms the truth while still seeing to love our family and friends well.
Below you can find the audio from two special Sunday School sessions (recorded on June 4th & June 11th) discussion same sex attraction & gender dysphoria. These sessions were led by Les Newsom and Steve Froelich (New Life PCA, Ithaca, NY). You can also find link to some of the resources below.
Same Sex & Gender Dysphoria: Part 1 | Les Newsom
Two resources Les referenced during his discussion can be found below if you would like to read more.
Same Sex & Gender Dysphoria: Part 2 | Steve Froehlich
Handouts Steve referenced during his discussion:
- How to Have a Difficult Conversation About a Difficult Topic Like Gender Identity by Steve Froehlich
- Homosexuality: Speaking the Truth in Love by Mardi Keyes
Some books Steve recommends:
- Is God anti-gay? by Sam Allberry
- Divine Sex by Johnathan Grant
- Homosexuality and the Christian by Mark Yarhouse
Additional resources Steve recommends:
- Rosaria Butterfield on the Biggest Thing Christians Can Learn From the LGBTQ Community
- How Can You Live Without Sex? by Ed Shaw