Workshop on Biblical Exposition
MARCH 15-17, 2018
David Helm serves as the lead pastor of the Hyde Park congregation of Holy Trinity Church in Chicago and as Chairman of the Board of the Charles Simeon Trust, an organization dedicated to the sound preaching of God's Word. A graduate of Wheaton College, and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, David is ordained in the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) and serves on the council of The Gospel Coalition. For Crossway, he authored 1 & 2 Peter and JudeThe Big Picture Story Bible, and contributed to Preach the Word: Essays on Expository Preaching in Honor of Kent Hughes. He also authored One-to-One Bible Reading for Matthias Media and the 9Marks volume Expositional Preaching.

David R. Helm

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Progressive Baptist Church
3658 South Wentworth Avenue
Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 268-6048

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Registration must be completed by March 9, 2018.


8:15am-4:30pm, Thursday
8:15am-4:30pm, Friday
8:15am-12:30pm, Saturday
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South Loop Hotel (2.1 miles)
Hyatt McCormick Place (3.0 miles)

$139 USD before March 2
$159 USD after March 2
Cost includes lunch and
refreshment breaks each day.
($25 nonrefundable deposit)
Romell Williams, Jr., is the Pastor of Lilydale Progressive Missionary Baptist Church in Chicago, Illinois. He attended Moody Bible Institute and is currently enrolled at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He is a speaker affiliated with Cutting It Straight, the Barnabas Brotherhood Conference, the Issachar Conference, the E.K. Bailey Conference, and Moody Bible Institute.

Romell Williams

Charlie Dates is the Senior Pastor of Progressive Baptist Church in Chicago, Illinois. He earned a BA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an MDiv and PhD from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois. Charlie served at New Zion Baptist Church in Rockford, Illinois, and Salem Baptist Church of Chicago before coming to Progressive Baptist. He is an Adjunct Professor at TEDS and the Moody Bible Institute. Charlie contributed to Letters To a Birmingham Jail and is a regular contributor to Preaching Today magazine.

Charlie Dates

Adron Robinson serves as Senior Pastor of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Country Club Hills, Illinois. He holds a BA from DePaul University, an MDiv and a DMin with a concentration in Preaching and Congregational Leadership from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is one of the founders of the Barnabas Brotherhood Men’s Conference and currently serves as the President of the Illinois Baptist State Convention.

Adron Robinson