Keswick at Portstewart started in 1913 and
is the oldest daughter convention of the world famous Keswick held each year in the Lake District of England.
Under the theme 'All one in Christ Jesus' the Convention is organised by a group of minsters and lay people drawn from the main reformed denominations in Northern Ireland.
Situated in its own grounds, in the
beautiful coastal town of Portstewart, ' Keswick at Portstewart' has over the years remained faithful to 'Life Changing Bible Teaching'
Keswick at Portstewart 2018
Saturday 7th to Friday 13th July
Evening Celebrations each night at 7.30pm
Morning Bible Readings (Monday – Friday) at 11.00am
John Risbridger will be speaking at our weekday Morning Bible Readings this year. John is minister
and team leader at Above Bar Church, Southampton, and chair of Keswick Ministries. Previously he spent ten years as head of student ministries at UCCF.
The speaker for our weekday evening meetings is Dr Bryan Chapell. Bryan is Senior Pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church in Peoria, Ilinois and President Emeritus of
Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. He is also the Founder and Chairman of Unlimited Grace, a media teaching ministry, and the author of many books. Married to Kathy, they have four
adult children and a growing number of grandchildren.
Ian Hannah will serve once again as our praise leader. A very experienced musician, songwriter, and
leader, Ian has led worship at many Christian conferences and conventions and first led at Keswick at Portstewart in 2016.