The Aldersgate Convention 2008 will be held from 19 to 24 May 2008 at the Wesley Methodist Church will feature two speakers who will talk on the theme, “The Road to Glory: The Future in Wesleyan Perspective”.
The convention will feature two speakers, the Rev Dr Ezra Kok, Principal and Lecturer in New Testament at Seminari Theoloji Malaysia, and the Rev Dr Ben Witherington, III, Professor of New Testament Interpretation at Asbury Theological Seminary in Kentucky, the United States.
The Rev Dr Ben Witherington III and the Rev Dr Ezra Kok will focus on biblical teachings about the end times in English and Mandarin respectively. The details are:
Christ - Offering Hope in the Midst of Darkness (Chinese)
20 May (Tue) 7.45-9.30pm
The Church - Holiness in the Midst of Imperfections (Chinese)
21 May (Wed) 7.45-9.30pm
Rapture or Parousia (English)
22 May (Thu) 9am-12pm
Eschatology & Ministry (English)*
22 May (Thu) 7.45-9.30pm
Other-World or After-Life? (English)
23 May (Fri) 7.45-9.30pm
The Future of the Church, Israel and the Kingdom (English)
24 May (Sat) 9am-12pm
What have they done with Jesus?(English) **
24 May (Sat) 7.30-9.30pm
Aldersgate Service A Vision of Worship
* The Morning with Ben Witherington (22 May 08) is open to pastors and seminarians only.
** This Morning Session (22 May 08) and the Aldersgate Seminar (24 May 08 morning) both require registration. Click here to download the registration brochure (pdf format).