Gap Bible Series

Join us for the 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!

June  |  September  |  October  |  November

The Book of Ruth

with Philip Ryken

Friday, June 10, 2022

7:00 p.m.  The Barley Harvest Was Beginning
8:00 p.m.  A Man or Woman of Standing
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

*NOTE: Due to space restraints at the Town Clock Chapel, the June seminar featuring Philip Ryken has been moved to Bellevue Presbyterian Church, just minutes from the chapel. The church is located at 810 Newport Avenue, Gap, PA

To register for the free church leaders' breakfast with Philip Ryken
on Friday morning, June 10th, at the Dutch-way Family Restaurant
from 7:30-9:00 a.m., clic

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

7:00 p.m.  The Priorities of God's Kingdom
8:00 p.m.  Looking to the Past, Present, and Future
9:00 p.m.  Question and Answer Session

Saturday, September 10, 2022

9:30 a.m.  What Is the Nature of True Religion?
10:30 a.m.  The Lord Speaks to Zerubbabel
11:30 a.m.  Question and Answer Session

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

7:00 p.m.  John the Baptist: The Silence Ends
8:00 p.m.  John's Baptism
9:00 p.m.  Question and Answer Session

Saturday, October 15, 2022

9:30 a.m.  John in Jesus' Controversies
10:30 a.m.  John's Arrest and Martyrdom
11:30 a.m.  Question and Answer Session

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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