Speaking and teaching schedule

CCC Chicago (July 2017) 4

I love to speak, particularly on topics related to the Old Testament, or my books:
God Behaving Badly,
Prostitutes and Polygamists.

To invite me to speak at your church, fellowship, or conference, email me (dlamb@biblical.edu).

Here’s a video of my sermon at Christ Community Church on “Why is the Bible so Violent?” (40 minutes; 15-16 July 2017) as part of their series of tough questions (Elephants).  I start after the 2 minute elephant story intro. Enjoy.


To see me speak in a 2-minute book trailer on Prostitutes and Polygamistsclick here.

Here’s a 35 minute video of my talk, “Abraham the Pimping Patriarch, Tamar the Pious Prostitute, and David the Raping Monarch” from a BTS alumni event (Oct 2015).

2017 Speaking

Jan 18. 7 pmCalvary Church of Souderton.  Pursuit.  “How to Gain Wisdom.”
Mar 8. 7 pmCalvary Church of Souderton.  Pursuit.  “How to Listen.”
Mar 23. 6:30 @ Biblical Theological Seminary. Breakfast w/ the Bible. Genesis 18.
Mar 24. 7:00 @ Swarthmore Christian Fellowship.
Mar 30. 7:00 @ Widner Christian Fellowship.
April 9 8:30 &11:00. Monrovia Christian Fellowship, Liberia.  “Is God Angry or Loving?”
April 11-15 @Liberia International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. Monrovia, Liberia, Easter Camp 2017 with Shannon Lamb.  In Africa: April 5-19.  On John 1-4.
April 15. 11:00 @World Changers School of Ministries graduation ceremony, Congo Town, Liberia.  On Joseph.
April 15. 5:30 @Faith Power Prayer Network, Grand Bassa, Liberia.  On Joseph.
April 21 @4:30 Villanova InterVarsity. On Daniel 7-8.
April 23-May 28 @ 9:00.  The Gathering at Calvary Souderton.
June 11.  10:00 am @All Hallows Episcopal Church, Wyncote, PA.
June 24 @ Immanuel Church of the Nazarene (Lansdale) on Elijah, summer retreat.
July 14-15 @ Christ Community Church, St Charles, Illinois.  “Why is the Bible so violent? (click here for video)
July 21-24 @ Penn InterVarsity Alumni Retreat, Lake Tahoe, with Shannon Lamb.
July 30 @ Rocky Ridge Church, Quakertown, PA.
Sept 3 @ Eternal Life Ministry, Horsham, PA.
Oct 28 @ SaRang Church, Seoul, Korea.
Nov 1 @ Chongshin University and Seminary, Seoul, Korea.
Nov 2, @ Seoul Jangsin University.
Nov 4 @ SaRang Church, Seoul, Korea.
Nov 18 @ IBR UnScripted at Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting, Boston.

Liberia Dave Thumbs Up

Teaching in Liberia (for LIFES), April 2017

Teaching at Biblical Theological Seminary

Fall 2017 Courses

Counseling and the Bible 1, Mondays 7:30-10:15, Hatfield (Sept-Oct).
Pentateuch Book Study: Exodus, Tuesdays 1:00-3:45, Hatfield (Sept-Dec).
Writings Book Study: Psalms (with Shannon Lamb, Tuesdays 7:45-9:45 (Oct-Dec)

Spring 2017 Courses

Prophets: Isaiah, Mondays 1-4, Hatfield.  (Feb to May)
Writings: Psalms, Tuesdays 1-4, Hatfield.  (Feb to May)
Counseling and the Bible, Mondays 7:30-10:15, Hatfield (Feb – March)

David Lamb – Is God Loving or Angry? from Swarthmore Christian Fellowship on Vimeo.

2016 Speaking

Jan 24. 10 am @Grace & Peace Community Fellowship, Philadelphia, PA.
Feb 6. Young Life Leader Committee Weekend. @Lake Champion, New York.  
Feb 7, 14, 21, 28
. 9:00 am @Great Valley Presbyterian Church, Malvern, PA.
Mar 10. 10 AM @Mid-Atlantic Region, Society of Biblical Literature, chaired session.
Mar 20.  11:00 am @All Hallows Episcopal Church, Wyncote, PA.
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm @ Calvary Church of Souderton.  Pursuit.
April 3. Langhorne Presbyterian Church, Langhorne, PA.
April 8-10. Delaware and Eastern Shores Area InterVarsity Retreat. @Camp Andrews, with Shannon Lamb.
April 17. Grace Bible Church. Souderton, PA.
April 20. Goucher College InterVarsity. Baltimore, MD.
April 21. George Washington University InterVarsity. Washington, DC.
April 22. 7:00 PM. Fresh Ground Coffee House. Willow Grove, PA.
May 6. 7:00 PM. University of Delaware InterVarsity.
May 14-20. Book of Genesis. InterVarsity Chapter Camp. Lake Champion, NY.
Aug 5-7. Chinese Community Church (Washington DC) with Shannon Lamb.
Sept 22. 8:30 PM. Columbia University, Christian Union. NY, NY.
Oct 16, 23, 30, 13.  9:00.  Teaching The Gathering at Calvary Souderton.
Nov 4-6. Nat’l Christian Conference Center, Valley Forge, PA.  BTS student retreat, with Shannon Lamb.
Nov 12. 7:30 AM. Langhorne Pres, Men’s breakfast.
Nov 17. 6:30 AM. Breakfast at Biblical.
Nov 18. 4:00 PM. Institute of Biblical Research @Society of Biblical Research, paper, “Changing the Mind of God: The Prayer and Tears of Hezekiah (2 Kings 20:1-6).”
Nov 30. 9:00 PM.  Franklin & Marshall College InterVarsity group.


Speaking to Northern PA InterVarsity students about Elijah and Baal

2015 Speaking

Feb 1, 8, 15, 22. 9:00 am @Great Valley Presbyterian Church, Malvern, PA.
Feb 15, 16, 17.  7:00 pm @Koinos Community Church, Reading, PA.
March 6, Chaired session for Mid-Atlantic Region, Society of Biblical Literature @ Loyola University Maryland.
March 8. 10:00, 11:00 am @All Hallows Episcopal Church, Wyncote, PA.
March 13, External examiner for PhD defense @McMasters Divinity College, Hamilton, Ontario.
March 15, 7:00 @chapel service @ Brittany Pointe, Lansdale, PA
March 19.  8:00 pm @ University of Pennsylvania, Christian Union and Cru.
April 8.  7:00 pm @ Calvary Church of Souderton. Pursuit.
June 7 & 21.  10:30 am @ Calvary Church of Souderton. Harmony class.
July 5, 10:30 @ Rocky Ridge Mennonite Church.
July 19, 9:30 am @ Grace Bible Church, Souderton, PA.
Aug 7-9 @ Chinese Community Church Retreat.
Aug 25 @8:20 pm, interview on KFAX-Lifeline with Craig Roberts. San Francisco. 45 minutes
Sept 3 @12:00 pm, interview on WKTO- Daily Moments with Carol Henry. Daytona, Orlando. 30 minutes.
Sept 3 @ 8:00 pm, talk at Lehigh InterVarsity.  @ Maginnes 101.
Sept 6, @ 3:45-4:30 @ Decatur Book Festival, Decatur, GA. City Hall Stage.
Sept 17, @ 12:05 pm interview with Debbie Chavez.  Internet.  40 minutes.
Sept 30 @ 7:00 pm @ Calvary Church of Souderton.  Pursuit.
Oct 3 @ 10:00.  @ BTS, Alumni Reunion.
Oct 11-Nov. 15.  9:00. @ Calvary Church of Souderton. The Gathering class.
Oct 23-25. @ Christian Student Fellowship Fall Retreat.
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm @ Calvary Church of Souderton.  Pursuit.
Dec 29, 3:30. @ Urbana 2015, Convention Center, Room 276.  Seminar speaker (+ minion for Shannon Lamb).

Preaching MCF From Back April 2017

Preaching at Monrovia Christian Fellowship (Liberia, April 2017).

2014 Speaking

Jan 5, 12, 19, 26. 9:30 and 11:00 @ First Presbyterian Church of Ambler, PA, .
Jan 13-17, Taping courses for Logos Bible Software (Mobile Education) on Samuel and Kings.
Feb 23. 10:30 pm @Ardmore Presbyterian Church.
Mar 9, 9:00 pm. Teaching Adult Sunday School @Ardmore Presbyterian Church.
Mar 23-April 6 Traveling to Israel with folks from Biblical Seminary.
April 17. @Lehigh University, InterVarsity.
April 24. @University of Maryland, College Park, InterVarsity.
May 1, Biblical Seminary, Breakfast with Biblical, 6:30-7:30 AM.
June 24, 9:30 am, @Grace Bible Church, Souderton, PA.
August 31, 9:30 am, Grace Bible Church, Souderton, PA.
October 21, 7:00 pm, First Baptist Church, Perkasie, PA.
November 2, 7:00 pm, St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, Thorofare, NJ.
November 4, 10-11:30 am. Video taping lectures, Third Millennium Ministries.
November 9, 9:00 am, Line Lexington Mennonite Church.
November 16 – December 21, 9:00 am, Calvary Church of Souderton, The Gathering.





  1. Great to see you’re teaching a course on Genesis in the Fall. My book won’t be out (tentatively) until October, but I do hope you will check it out and encourage your students–especially if any of them are wrestling with Jacob or the Jacob cycle–to check it out and engage it. I’d be curious to know if anyone does.

    Hope you are well.

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