NOVEMBER 1-3, 2016
James Seward is Senior Pastor of Maple Avenue Baptist Church. Before that, he served as Associate Pastor at the First Baptist Church of Lindale, Texas. James completed his undergraduate education at the University of Chicago, where he was also part of the founding core of Holy Trinity Church and served as a pastoral intern. He went on to complete a master's degree in the Biblical Exegesis program at Wheaton College where he also served on the pastoral staff of College Church under Kent Hughes. James has traveled to Vietnam to train pastors and has been involved with the Workshops on Biblical Exposition for more than 10 years.

 James Seward

Transcona Alliance Church
751 Kildare Avenue E
Winnipeg, Manitoba 
(404) 636-1496

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Kevin Walker serves as the Director of Training for the Charles Simeon Trust. He earned a bachelor's degree from the Moody Bible Institute and completed an MDiv at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. During his time in Chicago, Kevin completed three years of the pastoral training program at Holy Trinity Church. After seminary, Kevin served as lecturer in New Testament and Greek at the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Osijek, Croatia, for three years, and then as Assistant Preaching Pastor at the International Protestant Church and Principal of Kinshasa Christian School in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. He has contributed to the Kairos Journal on 1 Timothy 3.

Kevin Walker

Derek DeVries serves as the Lead Pastor at Transcona Alliance Church in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He earned a BA from Providence College and has served with the Christian and Missionary Alliance in Canada since 2006.

Derek DeVries