by Theological Commission
The 20th annual Free Will Baptist Theological Symposium will be held next Monday and Tuesday on the campus of Welch College. Activities will take place in Memorial Auditorium. Below is this year’s program. We hope to have you with us for this special event, considering the theological legacy of F. Leroy Forlines.
6:00-6:10 Welcome and Prayer
6:10-7:05 Leroy Forlines, The Abrahamic Covenant
7:25-8:20 Richard Clark, The Influence of Leroy on a non-Free Will Baptist
9:00-9:05 Welcome and Prayer
9:05-9:55 Ramón Zúñiga Barrón, Leroy Forlines’s Influence among Mexican Bible Institutes: Upholding and Spreading Free Will Baptist Doctrine
10:00-10:45 Welch Chapel, Matthew Steven Bracey & W. Jackson Watts, Celebrating the Legacy of F. Leroy Forlines
11:05-12:00 Matthew McAffee, The Old Testament Text and Canon
12:00-1:40 Lunch at Area Restaurants or Cumberland Cafeteria
1:40-2:35 Andrew Harrison, The Role of Doctrine in the Church: Revisiting Forlines’s “A Plea for Unabridged Christianity
2:35-3:30 Daniel Webster, Culture and the Arts: A Conversation with Leroy Forlines and the Early Church Fathers
3:30-6:30 Dinner at Area Restaurants or Cumberland Cafeteria
6:30-7:25 Jeff Cockrell, Israel’s Identity and Salvation in Romans: A Discussion of the Forlinesean Hermeneutic
7:45-8:40 Panel Discussion: The Legacy of F. Leroy Forlines and the State of Free Will Baptist Theology
*We encourage all attendees to please sign in at the registration table, even if you only attend one session. Also, the digest of papers will be available for purchase.