December 03, 2017
Series: PAROUSIA – Jesus365
Speaker: Pastor Rob Dalrymple
Today, we welcome to the Valley Christian pulpit, Rob Dalrymple, Senior Pastor at Northminster Presbyterian Church in Bakersfield, Californian.
Rob has a ThM and a PhD in Biblical Interpretation and New Testament Studies from Westminster Theological Seminary and an MA in Philosophy.
He has been teaching and in ministry for more than twenty-five years at the seminary, college, and the local church levels. He previously served as the Dean and Professor of NT at Koinonia Graduate School of Theolgy, as a teaching fellow in NT Greek at Westminster Theological Seminary, and as an Adjunct Professor of New Testament and Biblical Greek at Biblical Seminary in Hatfield, Pa. He has taught and lectured at conferences and seminaries around the world.
His books include: Revelation and the Two Witnesses (Wipf and Stock, 2011), Understanding Eschatology: Why it Matters (Wipf and Stock, 2013), and These Brothers of Mine: A Biblical Theology of Land and Family and a Response to Christian Zionism, (Wipf and Stock, 2015). He is a contributor to the Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary, and author of numerous scholarly articles and reviews.
In addition to his writing Rob serves as the co-chairman of the Book of Revelation Study Group for the Evangelical Theological Society.
He loves to spend time with his wife Toni and their four children. He has been involved in their children’s homeschooling, managing their little league and AAU baseball teams, coaching their youth soccer teams, and their involvement with junior golf. He enjoys reading and studying the Word of God and, as a native New Englander, cheering for the Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, and Bruins, and most anything that comes out of Boston.