Our speaker will be Dr. Walter Johnson, who serves as Dean of the College of Christian Studies at North Greenville University, where he has taught for twenty-five years. He earned a B.A. in philosophy from Furman University. He received his theological training at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, earning the M.Div. in biblical studies and the Ph.D. in historical and systematic theology. In addition, he completed thirty semester hours of graduate study in philosophy at the University of South Carolina.
Dr. Johnson has published accounts of the lives of many early Particular Baptists, as well as essays in various volumes of the book series entitled A Noble Company: Biographical Essays on Notable Particular Regular Baptists in America.
Dr. Johnson has served as youth minister and pastor of churches in South Carolina. He enjoys raising English bulldogs and, once upon a time, was a guard for the Atlanta Falcons—a security guard! He and his wife Deanna have three adult children, all of whom attended NGU.
Saturday evening, October 21
6:00 pm – Plenary Session 1 at Cornerstone Baptist Church
“Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation”
Sunday morning, October 22
9:30 am – Plenary Session 2 at Cornerstone Baptist Church
10:45 am – Plenary Session 2 at Westminster Presbyterian Church
“Sola Fide: Justification by Faith”
Sunday evening, October 22
6:00 pm – Plenary Session 3 at Cornerstone Baptist Church
“Sola Scriptura: The Authority and Sufficiency of Scripture”
The following is a list of previous conference speakers:
2016: Dr. Michael Kruger
2015: Dr. Chad Brand
2014: Dr. Charlie Wingard
2013: Dr. Tom Nettles
2012: Dr. Rod Culbertson
2011: Dr. Richard Belcher