About Pilgrim Theo Con
Pilgrim Theological Conference is committed to serving the Body of Christ by bringing to Manila trusted Reformed and Presbyterian scholars, pastors, and theologians who are experts in their respective fields and who can speak on topics that have significant impacts on the continuing life and ministry of the Christian church today.
In 2017, we were pleased to host a conference with Rev. Dr. Rowland S. Ward on the Westminster Standards entitled, “To Glorify and Enjoy God: Confessing the Westminster Standards Today.” Last June 2019, we hosted a conference on church leadership and practice entitled, “Gathering and Perfecting Sinners and Saints: How Christ Gives Us All That We Need” with Rev. Dr. Chad van Dixhoorn.
GT-Toyota Asian Cultural Center, Magsaysay Avenue cor. Katipunan Avenue University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines 1101
Friday to Saturday
July 10-11, 2020
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Early Bird Rate: ₱1,200.00
Deadline is on May 30, 2020
Rev. Dr. Mark Jones
Rev. Dr. Mark Jones (Ph.D., Leiden Universiteit, 2009) has been the minister at Faith Vancouver Presbyterian Church (PCA), Canada since 2007. He is also Research Associate in the Faculty of Theology at the University of the Free State (Bloemfontein).
Rev. Dr. Mark Jones is a lover of the Puritans, and his doctoral dissertation was entitled, ‘Why Heaven Kissed Earth: The Christology of the Puritan Reformed Orthodox Theologian, Thomas Goodwin (1600–1680)’. He is the author of several books, including Knowing Christ, God Is, and Faith.Hope.Love. He is also the co-writer of A Puritan Theology: Doctrine for Life.
Mark is married to Barbara and they have four children. In his spare time, Pastor Mark coaches several soccer teams at Surrey United Soccer club.
Here is our event schedule
"If Christian theology does not lead us to the God who revealed it, then it is neither truly Christian nor truly theological." — Mark Jones, Living For God (Crossway, 2020)
Welcome & Preliminaries
Session 1 The Life of God in Himself
Session 2: Christ, our Life
Session 3: The Spirit-energized Life
Q & A
Closing & Dismissal
Welcome & Preliminaries
Session 4 Life in Christ
Session 5: Ascending the Mountain of the Lord
Session 6: Obedience and its Rewards
Q & A
Closing & Dismissal
How to get there
GT-Toyota Asian Cultural Center
Magsaysay Avenue cor. Katipunan Avenue University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines 1101
Frequently Asked Questions
Are lunch and snacks included in the conference fee?
Unfortunately, lunch and snacks are not included in the conference fee. However, there are numerous food establishments around UP Diliman and Katipunan area.
I have a confirmed registration, but I am unable to join the conference. Can I get a refund? Or can I transfer my registration?
We do not provide refunds for paid conference fees, but you are welcome to transfer your confirmed registration to another participant. Kindly email us should there be any changes with your registration as soon as possible. Please also advise your replacement to come early to facilitate better conference check-in.
Is there parking available in the venue?
Parking is available at the conference venue premises on a first-come-first served basis.
How do I get to the venue by commuting?
You may follow the instructions provided here.
Will books be available at the conference venue?
Yes. Books by Mark Jones will be available for sale in limited copies at the conference venue on a first-come, first-served basis. Aside from this, there will also be a book table featuring Reformed and Puritan books made available by Evangelical Outreach, Inc.
When is the deadline of the online registration payment?
The deadline is on May 30, 2020.
Will there be on-site registrations on the conference dates? Will you accept walk-ins?
Yes, there will be on-site registrations on the conference dates. Rates for walk-in participants will be announced once the Early Bird registration ends.
How will I know my seat is secured?
You will receive an email confirmation from us after 1-3 days of sending your payment details.
I have already sent my payment information three days ago, but I have not yet received any slot confirmation. What should I do?
We apologize for this delay. Kindly resend your completed bank deposit or transfer confirmation to email@example.com
How are the seats reserved at the conference?
Seats are available at the conference venue on first come, first served basis.
How will I know if I have qualified to receive the free book for the Early Bird Promo?
Our email notice will include this information upon successful confirmation of your payment.
- STEP 1. Fill out the Online Registration below.
- STEP 2. Kindly pay the conference fee of ₱1,200.00 to the following bank account:
BPI Checking Account
Account Name: PILGRIM COMMUNITY CHURCH, INC.
Account Number: 4441-0047-24
- STEP 3. Take a photo or a screenshot of your completed bank deposit/transfer confirmation, and email it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to include the names of the participants you have made the payment for.
- STEP 4. Please wait for 1-3 days for our email confirmation of your reserved seat during the conference.
Please note that your registration is only valid once we have successfully confirmed your payment via email.
Deadline for online registration payment is on May 30, 2020.
Please follow the Payment Instructions above after submitting your online registration.