Loving the Word


A weekend to get you into God's Word and excited about studying and applying it to your life.

When: Memorial Day Weekend (May 27-29), 2017

Where: Crossway Church, 330 Barbara St, Millersville, PA 17551

Cost: $45 in advance, $70 at the door (includes 4 meals and a book)


Special Sunday Night Service: The whole church is invited to join for the Sunday night session, at 6pm, with Chad van Dixhoorn, about the sufficiency of Scripture. No registration required.

Register below for the conference

Saturday, May 27
9:00am        It Is Living: Scripture as God’s Word to Man, Peter Privitera
11:00am      Workshop 1: Interpreting the Epistles
12:30pm      Lunch
2:00pm        Workshop 2: Working through a Passage Yourself
3:30pm        Free Time
5:30pm        Supper
7:00pm        It Is Authoritative: Scripture in the Life of the Church, Chad Van Dixhoorn
9:00pm        Ice Cream Bar

Sunday, May 28
10:00am      It Is Written: Trusting the Word in Times of Temptation, Chad Van Dixhoorn
12:30pm      Lunch with Speaker
2:00pm        Games/Coffee Bar
5:00pm        Supper
6:00pm        It Is Sufficient: Scripture as a Means of Grace, Chad Van Dixhoorn
8:00pm        Movie: Luther

Monday, May 29
9:00am        It Is Transformative: Scripture and the Functional Gospel, Steve Heitland
11:00am      Workshop 3: Interpreting the Psalms


Guest Speaker
Chad van Dixhoorn

VanDixhoornChad2012A Canadian by birth, Chad Van Dixhoorn is a graduate of Westminster Theological Seminary (MDiv, ThM) and the University of Cambridge (PhD). He has taught theology at the University of Nottingham, and has held three fellowships at the University of Cambridge, where he has researched the history and theology of the Westminster assembly and taught on the subject of Puritanism.

A former British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow, in 2013 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society in recognition of his five-volume work on the Westminster assembly, published by Oxford University Press. Van Dixhoorn also serves as an honorary research fellow in the School of History at the University of East Anglia, UK.

Van Dixhoorn has lectured at RTS Washington since 2008 where he teaches church history and practical theology. He has served as Associate Professor of Church history at RTS Washington since 2013, as Chancellor’s Professor of Historical Theology for RTS since 2015, and he is a minister in the Orthodox Presbyterian Church.

Van Dixhoorn served as a pastor at Cambridge Presbyterian Church (UK) and then at Grace Presbyterian Church (Vienna, VA) for nine years. Chad and his wife Emily have five children. He organizes his free time by coaching little league, losing tennis matches against all comers, and reading NYT bestsellers.