Here is the line-up of speakers for the 2008 True Church Conference focusing on church discipline:
JAY ADAMS is well known as the father of the modern biblical counseling movement. He is the author of more than 100 books dealing with counseling, pastoral ministry, and theology, including The Handbook of Church Discipline. Dr. Adams is the founder of the Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation (CCEF). He now serves as the Dean of the Institute for Nouthetic Studies. Currently Dr. Adams rarely lectures away from his own local church, so this is a unique opportunity to sit under his teaching.
DAVID MILLER has been preaching for 42 years. He pastored for five years before serving as Director of Missions for Little Red River Baptist Association (Arkansas), a position he held for 25 years. An itinerant preacher, David has been in full-time evangelism (Line Upon Line Ministries) since 1995. He served on the Board of Trustees of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, for eight years. He currently prefers the title “Country Preacher-at-Large.”
JEFF NOBLIT is the Senior Pastor-Teacher of First Baptist Church of Muscle Shoals, Alabama. He has served on the pastoral staff for 26 years, the last 19 as senior pastor. Jeff is the founder of Anchored in Truth Ministries, an expository preaching ministry, and is the author of The Accountability Notebook and the witnessing booklet, The Great Answer to the Great Question. He has written articles for various magazines and journals.
PAUL WASHER ministered as a missionary to Peru for 10 years, during which time he founded the HeartCry Missionary Society to support Peruvian church planters. HeartCry’s work now supports indigenous missionaries in Eastern Europe, South America, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East. An itinerant preacher, Paul also teaches in the internship program at his home church, First Baptist of Muscle Shoals. He is the author of The One True God: A Biblical Study of the Doctrine of God.