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The PSALT Conference held in Thornhill, Ontario, on May 12-13, 2017, exceeded the organizers’ expectations. Over 80 people registered for the event. There were five main speakers, and links follow here to their manuscripts and PowerPoint slides that are posted. Here is a link to the full Conference Agenda.

Talk #1 – Rev. Dr. Kevin Livingston: Reformed Models of Unity.
ManuscriptPowerPoint slides
Dr. Livingston is an ordained minister of the Presbyterian Church in Canada and is the Associate Professor of Pastoral Ministry at Tyndale Seminary in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Talk #2 – Rev. Dr. Ephraim Radner – How to Talk About Homosexuality.
ManuscriptPowerPoint slides
Dr. Ephraim Radner is Professor of Historical Theology at Wycliffe College at the University of Toronto, as well as a priest in the Episcopal Church (Diocese of Colorado).

Talk #3 – Bruxy Cavey – Same-Sex Marriage: A “Third Way” Approach
Bruxy is the senior pastor at The Meeting House, a church for people who aren’t into church. The Meeting House is a multisite Anabaptist congregation in Ontario, Canada.

Talk #4 – Dr. Gene Haas – Principles of Reformed Hermeneutics.
ManuscriptPowerPoint slides
Dr. Haas is Professor of Religion and Theology at Redeemer University.

Talk #5 – Glen Nyhus – Pastoral Response to the LGBTQ community
Glen Nyhus works with Journey Canada.

Saturday Morning Devotional
Chris Little presented some thoughts on Hebrews 12:14-15, that we should make every effort to live in peace with everyone, to live free of sin, to be holy, and not to let any bitter root grow up in our hearts.