Gap Bible Series

Join us for the 2021-2022 Gap Bible Series at the Town Clock Chapel in Gap, PA. The chapel is located at 866 Chestnut St, Gap, PA 17527. Registration is now free, so invite your friends and family to join you!

April   |  May  |  June  |  September  |  October  |  November

Why Should We Study the Bible? 
Christian Worldview

with Mark Farnham 


Friday, April 8, 2022

7:00 p.m.  Because of What the Bible Is
8:00 p.m.  Because of What the Bible Reveals
9:00 p.m.  Question & Answer Session

Saturday, April 9, 2022

9:30 a.m.  Because of What It Does
10:30 a.m.  Because of Its Message
11:30 a.m.  Question & Answer Session

Mark Farnham is Professor of Apologetics at Lancaster Bible College in Lancaster, PA. Mark began his ministry as senior pastor of a church in New London, CT. He has been teaching apologetics and theology at the college and seminary level since 2002. Mark received his PhD in Apologetics from Westminster Theological Seminary and his ThM in New Testament from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He and Adrienne have three married children, three grandchildren, and a granddog, Harvey.



The Sufficiency and Inerrancy of Scripture

with Jeffrey Stivason

Friday, May 13, 2022

7:00 p.m.  The Foundation of an Inerrant Word
8:00 p.m.  The Need for an Inerrant Word
9:00 p.m.  Question & Answer Session

Saturday, May 14, 2022

9:30 a.m.  The Sufficiency of an Inerrant Word
10:30 a.m.  Our Confidence in an Inerrant Word
11:30 a.m.  Question & Answer Session

Jeffrey Stivason has been serving the Lord as a minister of the Gospel since 1995. He was a church planter and is now pastor of Grace Reformed Presbyterian Church in Gibsonia, PA, as well as professor of New Testament Studies at the Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh. He holds a Ph.D. in systematic theology from Westminster Theological Seminary. Jeff has written extensively, and is the author of From Inscrutability to Concursus, published by P&R Publishing. He is also the Managing Editor for the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals program Theology on the Go, which is hosted by Place for Truth ( 



The Book of Ruth

with Philip Ryken

Friday, June 10, 2022

7:00 p.m.  The Barley Harvest Was Beginning
8:00 p.m.  Outstanding in His Field
9:00 p.m.  Question and Answer Session

Saturday, June 11, 2022

9:30 a.m.  The Threshing Floor Romance
10:30 a.m.  Not Without a Kinsman-Redeemer
11:30 a.m.  Question and Answer Session

Philip Ryken is the president of Wheaton College and the Bible teacher of Every Last Word radio and internet broadcasts. He preached at Philadelphia’s Tenth Presbyterian Church from 1995 until his appointment at Wheaton in 2010. Dr. Ryken has published more than 50 books, including The Message of Salvation, Art for God’s Sake, When Trouble Comes, and expository commentaries on Exodus, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Jeremiah, Luke, Galatians, and other books of the Bible. He and his wife Lisa have five children.



The Book of Haggai

with James Renihan

Friday, September 9, 2022
Saturday, September 10, 2022

James Renihan is president of IRBS Theological Seminary, Mansfield, TX, having served as dean of the Institute of Reformed Baptist Studies in Escondido, CA from 1998 to 2018. Ordained to the gospel ministry in 1984, he has been a pastor in churches in Massachusetts, New York and California. He received his PhD from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, has been published in many journals, and is the author of multiple books including Edification and Beauty, A Toolkit for Confessions,True Love, and others. Dr. Renihan and his wife Lynne have five adult children and nine grandchildren. Two of his sons are pastors of Reformed Baptist churches.  



John the Baptist

with David Dykstra

Friday, October 14, 2022
Saturday, October 15, 2022

David Dykstra, now retired, spent the last twelve years of his ministry as pastor of Grace Covenant Baptist Church in Willis, TX. Prior to his years in Texas, David served for over thirty years as pastor of the Reformed Baptist Church of Lafayette, NJ. He is the author of Yearning to Breathe Free: Thoughts on Immigration, Islam, & Freedom, named by Marvin Olasky as one of his top one hundred books of 2006. David and his wife Debbie now reside in Wrightsville, PA. They have four married daughters and nineteen grandchildren.



The Book of Revelation

with Liam Goligher

Friday, November 18, 2022
Saturday, November 19, 2022

Liam Goligher is a native of Scotland and earned his D. Min. at Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, MS. He was minister of churches in Northern Ireland, Canada, Scotland, and in the Richmond area of London before becoming senior minister of Tenth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, PA, in 2011. He has authored several books and contributed to many others. Dr. Goligher has served on the boards of several Christian ministries, including as a Trustee of the Keswick Convention Trust in the UK. He and his wife Christine are blessed with three daughters, two sons, and numerous grandchildren. 

The Gap Center for Biblical Studies, located in the town of Gap in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, exists to glorify Almighty God as He has revealed Himself in the written Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments by the spread of the Gospel through educational lectures, seminars, classes, and training courses.


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