CONFERENCE DATES: 1-5 November 2014



The Knox500 Quincentenary Conference will host an all day general conference in Edinburgh. Consider joining us for a day of messages and lectures on the history of the Scottish Reformation, the life, vision, and work of Scottish Reformer John Knox, and informative question and answer sessions. These conferences are welcome to all Christians, including lay-people, pastors, missionaries, and students of any age or denomination. We also welcome anyone with interest in the theological, historical, and cultural significance of John Knox.

Saturday, 1 Nov - Edinburgh

Venue: St. Columba's Free Church of Scotland

Audience: Open To All

8:30 AM                   Iain D. Campbell
                                “Conviction and Compassion: The Remarkable Man who was John Knox”

9:45 AM                  Break (refreshments provided on site)

10:00 AM                Steven J. Lawson
                               “Why Does John Knox Matter in the 21st Century”

11:15 AM                Panel Discussion

12:00 PM                LUNCH(local restaurants)

1:10 PM                  Steven J. Lawson
                               “The Powerful Preaching of John Knox, pt 1”

2:25 PM                  Paul Rees
                               “God’s Word Does the Work”

3:30 PM                  Break

3:45 PM                  Steven J. Lawson
                               “The Powerful Preaching of John Knox, pt 2”


The Institute for Expository Preaching, hosted by OnePassion Ministries
In addition to the general sessions, The Knox500 Quincentenary Conference will include two special sessions in Edinburgh and Glasgow. These two days will be be hosted by OnePassion Ministries and The Institute for Expository Preaching. Consider joining Dr. Steven J. Lawson for an intense day of training and equipping for anyone who teaches and preaches the Word of God. The Institute for Expository Preaching is open to ministers, ministerial students, elders, and church laymen who desire to know more about and grow in their role and calling to proclaim God’s Word.

3 November - Edinburgh Theological Seminary, Edinburgh

5 November - The Tron Church, Glasgow
Speaker: Dr. Steven J. Lawson


9:00 - 9:30 AM                  Registration

9:30 - 10:30 AM                Session 1

                                          The Meaning of Expository Preaching

10:30 - 10:45 AM              Break (refreshments on site)

10:45 - 11:45 AM              Session 2

                                         The Marks of Expository Preaching

11:45 - 1:00 PM                Lunch break (local restaurants)

1:00 - 2:00 PM                  Session 3

                                         The Models of Expository Preaching

2:00 - 2:15 PM                  Break

2:15 - 3:15 PM                  Session 4

                                         The Mechanics of Expository Preaching

3:15 - 3:30 PM                  Break

3:30 - 4:30 PM                  Session 5

                                         The Powerful Preaching of John Knox


There are several opportunities to meet and hear Dr. Steven J. Lawson preach God’s Word in Scotland separate from The Knox500 Quincentenary Conference. Below is a list of venues, church services, and other events at which Dr. Lawson will be speaking while in Scotland. These are in no way connected with The Knox500 Quincentenary Conference.

Saturday, 1 Nov - Abbey Green Bible Convention - Lesmahagow

Venue: Abbeygreen Church

Time: 7:30 AM

Sunday, 2 Nov - Lesmahagow
Venue: Abbeygreen Church
Time: AM Worship Service

Sunday, 2 Nov - Edinburgh
Venue: Leith Church
Time: PM Worship Service

Tuesday, 4 Nov - Edinburgh
Venue: Edinburgh Theological Seminary
Audience: Students/Ministers for a day of lectures and teaching on church history and other related topics.
Time: TBA



Saturday, 1 Nov
AM - Knox500 General Session, Edinburgh

PM - Abbeygreen Bible Convention, Lesmahagow

Sunday, 2 Nov
AM - Steven J. Lawson preaching Lesmahagow, Abbeygreen Church
PM - Steven J. Lawson preaching Edinburgh, Leith Church

Monday, 3 Nov
Knox500 Special Session, Edinburgh
The Institute for Expository Preaching, hosted by OnePassion Ministries at Edinburgh Theological Seminary

Tuesday, 4 Nov
Edinburgh Theological Seminary
Steven J. Lawson lecture to students/ministers for the day (church history and other related topics)

Wednesday, 5 Nov
AM - Knox500 Special Session, Glasgow
The Institute for Expository Preaching, hosted by OnePassion Ministries at The Tron Church

The Knox500 Quincentenary Conference is hosted by OnePassion Ministries, Dallas, TX. You can receive updates about the conference schedule, speakers, locations, and general Knox500 information by adding your name to our mailing and email list.