2015 Schedule

9Marks Conference 2015

We are continually updating the schedule for the 2015 CU Pastors Conference: 9Marks at Cedarville so check back to keep finding out more information.

Thursday, November 12

8–8:45 a.m.

Conference Registration (Stevens Student Center 'SSC' Front Lobby)

Coffee Reception


8:45–8:55 a.m.

Welcome - Bruce Traeger, Director of Church Relations


8:55–9:45 a.m.

Session #1, Expository Preaching, What is it, Why is it Important? - Dr. Thomas White

(SSC Devries Theatre)


10–10:50 a.m.

Session #2, What Will You Do With Your Sin? (Leviticus 16) - Pastor Garrett Kell

(Jeremiah Chapel)


11:05–11:50 a.m.

Talk Back #1, Dr. White and Pastor Kell interact with each other's presentations, Audience Q & A

(SSC Devries Theatre)


* 12–1:30 p.m.

Lunch Break - lunch on your own or you are invited to have lunch with the speakers over a BBQ Buffet. Cost is $11 and you must pre-register for this luncheon. 

(SSC Event Rooms)


1:45–2 p.m.

Logos Presentation

(SSC Devries Theatre)


2–2:45 p.m.

Session #3, Is Your Sermon Tone Deaf? Preaching Sermons that fit the text - Pastor Mark Vroegop

(SSC Devries Theatre)


3–3:45 p.m.

Session #4, Understanding Your Audience - Contextualization - Pastor K. Edward Copeland

(SSC Devries Theatre)


3:45–4 p.m.

Coffee Break

(SSC Front Lobby)


4–4:45 p.m.

Talk Back #2, Pastors Vroegop and Copeland interact with each other's presentations, Audience Q & A

(SSC Devries Theatre)


* 4:45–6:30 p.m.

Dinner Break - On your own


6:30–7:30 p.m.

Dessert Dialogue - The conference speakers will be your hosts and we have invited our seminary representatives to join us as well. Enjoy the fellowship and conversation with other pastors around an assortment of delicious desserts.

(SSC Event Rooms)


Friday, November 13

8–8:50 a.m.

Conference Registration (Stevens Student Center 'SSC' Front Lobby)

Coffee Reception Sponsored by Church Relations


9–9:45 a.m.

Session #5, Reading and Preaching the Biblical Text - Dr. Jason Lee

(SSC Devries Theatre)


10–10:50 a.m.

Session #6, The Believer and His Bible (2 Timothy 3:14-17) - Dr. Daniel Akin

(Jeremiah Chapel)


11–11:50 a.m.

Talk Back #3, Drs. Lee and Akin interact, plus all speakers panel, Audience Q&A

(SSC Devries Theatre)


*This schedule is subject to change.