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Derek Thomas, minister of teaching at First Presbyterian Church (PCA), Jackson, Mississippi, will address the theme: "Union With Christ: In Eternity Past, Historical Reality & Eternity to Come".
Tonight's theme is also the theme Dr. Thomas will be addressing at the Cambridge Reformed Bible Conference March 26-27 , to be held at the Calvary Pentecostal Assembly in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada (see www.CalvaryCambridge.com).
Originally from Wales, Dr. Derek Thomas is the John E. Richards Professor of Systematic and Practical Theology at Reformed Theological Seminary, also in Jackson, Mississippi. After pastoring for 17 years in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Dr Thomas returned to the USA in 1996.
In addition to serving in the pastorate, Derek has served as editor of the Evangelical Presbyterian, a monthly denominational magazine. A 1978 graduate of RTS, he gained a Ph.D. from the University of Wales, Lampeter, in Calvin’s preaching on the book of Job. He has written numerous books, including The Storm Breaks: Job Simply Explained, Wisdom: the Key to Living God’s Way, and God Strengthens: Ezekiel Simply Explained, Making the Most of Your Devotional Life based on the Ascent Psalms, and Praying the Savior’s Way, based on the Lord’s Prayer. Recently he published Let’s Study Revelation (Banner of Truth), Let’s Study Galatians (Banner of Truth), and Calvin’s Teaching on Job: Proclaiming the Incomprehensible God (Christian Focus). He also co-edited, Give Praise To God: A Vision for Reforming Worship (P & R).
Dr. Thomas will also join Dr. Mark Dever and others for a "9 Marks Workshop" at the Island Pond Baptist Church in Hampstead, NH, May 3-4 (see www.IslandPondBC.org).