Day 1: Welcome and Prayer

Live-Stream Schedule

Watch the live-stream at, beginning at 2:30 PM EST today.

Updates on the conference will be available through Desiring God’s Facebook page and Twitter account (hashtag #DGPASCON).

Note: All times are approximate and listed here in Eastern Standard Time. For those onsite, see the schedule here in Central Standard Time.

Monday, February 4

2:30 - 3:30 PM EST, Mark Dever (Sponsored by Fidelis Foundation)

  • Centrality of the Church in Disciple-Making

4:00 - 5:00 PM EST, Seminar with Mark Dever

  • Connecting the Dots Between Shepherding, Disciple-Making and Meaningful Membership

8:30 - 9:30 PM EST, Kent Hughes

  • Liberating Ministry from the Success Syndrome—26 Years Later

Tuesday, February 5

10:00 - 11:00 AM EST, Jason Meyer

  • Pastoral Transition after a 32-Year Ministry: Strategy and the Supernatural

11:30 - 12:30 AM EST, Tope Koleoso

  • Sovereign Grace, Spiritual Gifts, and the Pastor: How Should a Reformed Pastor Be Charismatic?

2:45 - 4:00 PM EST, John Piper

  • The Pastor-Shepherd as Poet and Prophet: Thoughts from the Life and Poetry of George Herbert

8:30 - 9:30 PM EST, Darrin Patrick

  • Do the Work of An Evangelist: Evangelism, As Though Conversion Were Supernatural

Wednesday, February 6

10:00 - 11:00 AM EST, Mack Stiles

  • Supernatural World Missions: “With Man This Is Impossible”

11:30 - 12:30 AM EST, Speaker Panel

  • Hughes, Patrick, Koleoso, Stiles, Meyer, Piper

See John Piper’s list of seven book recommendations for pastors.

John Piper (@JohnPiper) is founder and teacher of and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. For 33 years, he served as pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is author of more than 50 books.