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FSI Event – Speaking the Truth in Love: The Enduring Legacy of Francis Schaeffer

Covenant Presbyterian Church and the Francis Schaeffer Institute Present

Speaking the Truth in Love: The Enduring Legacy of Francis Schaeffer 

Help us celebrate 30 Years of FSI and 80 Years of Covenant Presbyterian Church—of which Francis Schaeffer was one

of the early pastors—with featured speakers and a special musical guest.

Cost: $10 per person

Register online here.


  • Dr. Bryan Follis, author of Truth with Love: The Apologetics of Francis Schaeffer
  • Dr. Thurman Williams, pastor of New City Fellowship–West End, St. Louis
  • Prof. Jerram Barrs, Professor of Christian Studies and Contemporary Culture, Covenant Seminary, and Senior Scholar-in-Residence (and Founding Director) of FSI

Special Musical Guest: Recording artist Matt Epp

Cost: $10 per person for Friday–Saturday conference. Sunday events are free.

Register online here. [Link to come.]

Event Schedule

Friday, March 1 – At Covenant Seminary and Covenant Church
  • 10 a.m. – Dr. Bryan Follis speaks in Covenant Seminary’s Rayburn Chapel
  • 11 a.m. – Class Lecture from Dr. Brian Follis & Mark Ryan in Founders 340
  • 7 p.m. – Conference Welcome at Covenant Presbyterian Church, Rev. Ryan Laughlin, Senior Pastor
  • 7:30 p.m. – Conference Session 1 featuring Dr. Bryan Follis
  • 8:30 p.m. – Closing Prayer, Rev. Chris Smith, Assistant Pastor of Discipleship and Outreach, Covenant Church
Saturday, March 2 – At Covenant Church
  • 8:15 a.m. – Welcome, Rev. Ryan Laughlin
  • 8:30 a.m. – Conference Session 2: Dr. Bryan Follis
  • 9:15 a.m. – Conference Session 3; Prof. Jerram Barrs
  • 9:45 a.m. – Coffee Break
  • 10:15 a.m. – Conference Session 4: Dr. Thurman Williams
  • 10:45 a.m. – Conference Session 5: Panel discussion with Dr. Follis, Prof. Barrs, Rev. Williams, and Rev. Laughlin; Rev. Smith moderating
  • 11:30 a.m. – Closing Remarks, Rev. Ryan Laughlin
Sunday, March 3 – At Covenant Church
  • 8:30 a.m. – Morning Worship featuring Dr. Bryan Follis
  • 9:45 a.m. – Adult Education featuring Dr. Bryan Follis
  • 11 a.m. – Morning Worship featuring Dr. Bryan Follis
  • 6 p.m. – Evening Service featuring music by Matt Epp and an interview conducted by Rev. Chris Smith


March 1, 2019
March 3, 2019
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