|FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH IN EDMOND, OKLAHOMA
OCTOBER 11-13, 2016
|David Helm serves as Lead Pastor of the Hyde Park congregation of Holy Trinity Church in Chicago. David held the post of Senior Pastor from its founding in 1998 until 2008, when Jon Dennis assumed the role. A graduate of Wheaton College and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, David is ordained in the PCA and serves on the council of The Gospel Coalition. He authored 1 & 2 Peter and Jude in Crossway’s Preaching the Word series, The Big Picture Story Bible and contributed to Preach the Word: Essays on Expository Preaching in Honor of Kent Hughes. Additionally, David serves as Chairman of the Charles Simeon Trust, a ministry devoted to equipping the next generation of Bible expositors.
First Baptist Church
1300 East 33rd Street
Edmond, OK 73013
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|Chris Spano is the Senior Pastor at Trinity Community Church in Bowie, Maryland. Previously, he served as a Pastoral Resident at College Church in Wheaton, Illinois. Chris studied at Wheaton College where he earned a BA in Biblical and Theological Studies. He also studied at the Wheaton College Graduate School where he earned an MA in Biblical Exegesis and and MA in Theology. He has been involved with the Charles Simeon Trust since 2010.
|Blake Gideon is the Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church in Edmond, Oklahoma. A graduate of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Blake has a BA in Theology, an MA in Religious Education, and an MA in Divinity. He received a DMin at New Orleans Theological Seminary. Blake serves as a trustee for the North American Mission Board. His publications include What Baptists Believe and Why They Believe It, The Biblical Deacon Ministry, and Unvarished Truth.