How do you defend your faith in a world that fights so hard to silence you? Are you ready to give an account to someone who asks you to explain the hope that is in you, as stated in 1 Peter 3:15? This conference is for anyone who is thirsty to learn more about the biblical worldview, and how to defend and impart these truths to others.
Our speakers are nationally and internationally recognized within their areas of expertise. Our presentations are cutting-edge and will challenge your thinking to effectively make your case for Christ in a hostile world.
DATE & TIMES
April 20-21, 2018
Friday, 7:00 to 10:00 PM
Saturday, 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM
13646 NE 24th Street
Bellevue, WA 98005
$30 – Students
$40 – Adults
Max $150 for Immediate Family (4+)
DR. DOUG GEIVETT is a professor of Philosophy at Talbot School of Theology, BIOLA University in La Mirada, California. He has earned a B.S. in Religious Education from Multnomah College, a M.A. in Biblical Studies from Dallas Theological Seminary, a M.A. in Philosophy from Gonzaga University, and a Ph.D. in Philosophy from USC. He has authored the books; Evil and the Evidence for God; Contemporary Perspectives on Religious Epistemology; In Defense of Miracles and his latest book published in 2014, A New Apostolic Reformation: A Biblical Response to a Worldwide Movement. He has also contributed articles to various scholarly journals. Dr. Geivett served as the college pastor of a church in Washington and the Church of the Open Door in Southern California. He is currently a consultant for a series of films on youth culture to be produced by Focus on the Family, and is a member of the Advisory Council for the Focus on the Family Institute. His research interests lie in philosophy of religion, philosophical theology, and epistemology. douggeivett.wordpress.com
DR. GARY HABERMAS is an American evangelical Christian apologist, historian, and philosopher of religion. He is a prolific author, lecturer, and debater on the topic of the Resurrection of Jesus. Habermas is considered to be one of the foremost experts on the resurrection. He is the author, co-author, or editor of some 41 books, 21 of these are on various aspects of Jesus’ resurrection. Other topics include the historical Jesus, religious doubt, personal suffering, and near-death experiences. He has also contributed more than sixty-five other chapters or articles to additional books, plus well over 100 articles and reviews for journals and other publications. In recent years he has been a Visiting or Adjunct Professor at about 15 different graduate schools and seminaries in the US and abroad. He earned his Ph.D. at Michigan State University and the M.A. at the University of Detroit. Presently, he serves as Distinguished Research Professor, teaching in the Ph.D. program at Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary. He is also Chair of the Department of Philosophy at Liberty University, where he has taught since 1981. garyhabermas.com
BILL SALUS is the founder of Prophecy Depot Ministries. He is a bestselling author, researcher, conference speaker and media personality. He is the author of Psalm 83, The Missing Prophecy Revealed and How Israel Becomes the New Mideast Superpower. Bill has appeared on numerous Christian T.V. and radio shows, like God T.V., TBN’s Praise the Lord, Daystar’s Marcus and Joni, Sid Roth, Jewish Voice, Jan Markell and more. His articles have been published worldwide over the Internet on sites like World Net Daily and the Christian Post. Bill is an expert at explaining the prophetic relevance of current Middle East and world events. Readers appreciate his unique insights, and sensible, rather than sensational approach to understanding the Bible. He allows prophecy to speak for itself, rather than modernizing it into newspaper exegesis. Shortly after becoming a Christian in 1992, writing became a daily discipline for Bill. People all over the world are learning through his steadfast efforts, that prophecy is not just for the scholarly, but also for every common man, woman and child. prophecydepotministries.net
LEE STROBEL is an atheist-turned-Christian and is the former award-winning legal editor of The Chicago Tribune and bestselling author of more than 20 books. His classic, The Case for Christ, is a perennial favorite which details his conversion to Christianity. His recent release, The Case for Grace, just won the 2016 Nonfiction Book of the Year from the EPCA. For the last 25 years, his life’s work has been to share the evidence that supports the truth and claims of Christianity and to equip believers to share their faith. Lee earned his BA of journalism from the University of Missouri and his Master of Studies in Law at Yale Law School. He was a journalist for 14 years at The Chicago Tribune and other newspapers. Lee has been a featured guest on national networks and was the host of Faith Under Fire, a provocative program that brought together some of the brightest Christians and skeptics to debate issues central to the Christian faith. He also appeared in the feature film, God’s Not Dead 2, as an expert witness for the defense. In 2017 Pure Flix Entertainment released a major motion picture, "The Case for Christ," depicting Lee’s journey from atheism to faith. As part of his speaking ministry, Lee travels across the country sharing his testimony, encouraging believers and challenging skeptics. He regularly speaks at conferences and other major events. Lee is currently a teaching pastor at Woodlands Church in Texas. He recently joined the faculty at Houston Baptist University as a Professor of Christian Thought. leestrobel.com
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