June 22-23, 2022


2021 MEDIARSVP 2022

“Received Text Apologetics”

“Where is the wise? Where is the scribe? Where is the disputer of this world? Hath not God made foolish the wisdom of this world? For after that in the wisdom of God the world by wisdom knew not God, it pleased God by the foolishness of preaching to save them that believe.” (1 Corinthians 1:20-21)

Friday, July 22

6:30 pm, Devotion: 1 Peter 3:15

7:00 pm, Lecture: “Reasoning with the Wise and Scribe”

Saturday, July 23

9:00 am, Devotion: Proverbs 26:3-5

9:30 am, Lecture: “Reasoning with the Disputer of this World”

10:30 am, Coffee break

10:45 am, Lecture: “Reasoning with them that Believe”

11:45 am, Lunch break

12:30 pm, Q&A session

“Kept Pure in All Ages” is an annual conference that issues an earnest-but-brotherly call to return to the classical Protestant view of the Biblical text of scripture which led our fathers in the faith to receive the Textus Receptus as the authentic Word of God; especially in light of the radical changes that are coming to both the Greek NT text and our English translations.

Jeff Riddle

Dr. Riddle will present the three main lectures. He has served as Pastor of Christ Reformed Baptist Church in Louisa, Virginia since 2010 and is a graduate of Wake Forest University, the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Union Presbyterian Seminary. Dr. Riddle writes regularly at stylos and has podcast called Word Magazine. He has been happily married to his wife Llewellyn for over 30 years and is father to five children.

Christian McShaffrey

Mr. McShaffrey is Pastor of Five Solas Church and will lead the Friday devotional service. He is a graduate of Worsham College of Mortuary Science and Mid-America Reformed Seminary. He also serves as Stated Clerk of the Presbytery of Minnesota and Wisconsin and as the administrator of the TR-friendly Church Directory. He and his wife Kelly live in the rolling hills just outside of Reedsburg, Wisconsin where they are raising their six children.

Brett Mahlen

Mr. Mahlen will be leading the Saturday devotional service. He is the Associate Pastor of Covenant OPC and Professor at Divine Hope Reformed Bible Seminary. He is a graduate of Colorado State University, Westminster Theological Seminary, and Trinity (Episcopal) School for Ministry, and a student at Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary. He resides in Orland Park, Illinois with his wife and daughter.


FIVE SOLAS CHURCH  |  850 Clark Street  |  Reedsburg, WI 53959  |  608.524.5856 

Note to travellers: The Dane County Regional Airport [MSN] is closest.


I wish I could be at the “Kept Pure in All Ages” conference to hear my good friend, Jeff Riddle, hold forth on the important subject of the purity of God’s Word. Pastor Riddle understands well that in evaluating any version of the Scripture, the text from which it is translated is a crucial factor. A principal reason for retaining the KJV is the text from which it is translated. The extant evidence justifies the conclusion that the Greek edition used by the KJV translators represents the best tradition preserved in the majority of the witnesses to the text of the New Testament.

Dr. Joel R. Beeke

President, Puritan Reformed Seminary, Grand Rapids

In this age when the Coherence Based Genealogical Method of textual criticism is fundamentally altering the most commonly used Greek texts, this academic discussion of a historic Protestant understanding of the providential preservation of scripture is most welcomed.

Dr. Barry J. York

President, Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary

The only correct view of the Bible is to treat it as God’s inspired revelation to mankind to which nothing must be added and from which nothing must be taken away. This view of God’s inspired Word has shaped the lives of countless men and countless churches.  It has made nations great. No wonder President Abraham Lincoln could refer to the Bible as God’s “best gift” to mankind. Let us all get back to it!
Maurice Roberts

Retired Editor, The Banner of Truth Magazine

The verbal and plenary inspiration of the Bible requires its verbal and plenary preservation. Do we have the same Bible that God gave to Moses, the Prophets and the Apostles of Jesus Christ? Do we have an infallible and inerrant Bible we can hold up and say, “Thus saith the Lord”, “It is written”, Sola Scriptura? If yes, then where is it, which is it? The logic of faith is key to knowing. I believe Dr. Jeffrey Riddle and the Rev. Christian McShaffrey are able to help us think biblically and faithfully concerning these things, to the glory of God alone.

Dr. Jeffrey Khoo

Principal, Far Eastern Bible College, Singapore










Those who attend the conference are responsible for arranging their own overnight accommodations. If you wish to keep it simple, these 2-3 star hotels are within 5 miles of the event:

Super 8 by Wyndam

(608) 319-4454

Quality Inn

(608) 478-0270

The Voyageur Inn

(608) 524-6431

If you are looking for something a little more fancy and fun, there are several 3-4 star resorts with indoor water parks only 20 minutes north. Click here for a full listing, but these are the most popular:

Kalahari Resort

(608) 254-5466

Great Wolf Lodge

(608) 253-2222

Wilderness Resort

(608) 253-9729


The conference (including refreshments and lunch) is free, but we need to know how many plan to attend.

Last year, we received RSVP’s from Arizona, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Wisconsin!

Let’s see what happens this year…


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