In 2019 we have two main speakers


David  Jackman

David is a well known speaker at the Keswick Convention and we are delighted to welcome him back to Sidmouth.

After six years working among students with the UCCF, David became minister of Above Bar Church, Southampton, where he served for 15 years. In 1991, he moved to London to become the founder-director of the Cornhill Training Course, a ministry within the Proclamation Trust, fulfilling his passion to train and encourage Bible preachers. He served as President of the Trust from 2004 and now in retirement continues to be involved in conferences, preaching workshops and producing distance-learning material for preachers.

David has written several books, including commentaries and ‘The Spirit of Truth; Unlocking the Bible’s Teaching on the Holy Spirit’, from which he will be basing his teaching sessions for us.

David is married to Heather and they have two adult children and four grandchildren.

Monday  evening at 7.45pm David will give an introductory talk

He will also speak on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings at 10.45am

James Grier

James is the Youth Church Advisor for the Diocese of Exeter and leads Unlimited Church, a multi-generational church which exists to reach young people with little or no experience of church or faith. He is also chair of South West Youth Ministries and Chaplain to St Mellitus College South West. He is a lively and vibrant speaker and a regular presence at Soul Survivor festivals.

He spoke at Keswick in Devon 2018, when his passion for reaching out to young people was obvious.

He is married to Liz and they have two teenage sons.


James will speak on Tuesday, wednesday and THURSDAY EVENINGS

at 7.45pm


For what’s happening on Friday – details will appear on the Seminars and Friday Night Special pages

as soon as information is available.


Session Recordings

Ground Vision Ltd Telephone – 01392 203511, a not-for-profit company created and run by Christians record all the sessions. You can order either CD or MP3 recordings during the week or afterwards, please go to their website where you find details on how to order and pay for recordings.