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5 Useful Facts for Defending the Resurrection of Jesus

Defending the Resurrection of Jesus in Everyday Conversations In this accessible apologetics video, I train Christians to defend the resurrection of Jesus in everyday conversations, focusing on the “minimal facts” approach I learned from Dr. Gary Habermas. My goal here is to help you remember some good talking points, so you’ll have them ready when you need […]

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The Reason Rally and Reasonable Faith in an Uncertain World

The Reason Rally On March 24, Richard Dawkins and a number of outspoken atheists plan to gather in Washington D.C. for what is being called “the largest gathering of the secular movement in world history.” One of the goals of the Reason Rally  is to celebrate atheism and advance secularism in society. Here’s what stands out […]

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Is the Bible from God?

Is the Bible really from God? I just did a workshop on this very topic for about 60 5th and 6th graders at Bayside Church in Granite Bay, CA. I wanted to help Christian kids talk about this stuff with their friends. But I knew it had to be simple to get and easy to […]

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Rocklin Apologetics Report

Last weekend, I had the honor of presenting alongside J.P. Moreland, Craig Hazen and Clay Jones at Reasonable Faith in an Uncertain World at Bridgeway Christian Church in Rocklin, CA. My talk was called, “Everyday Apologetics: Using Stories, Objects and Illustrations to Explain Your Faith.” Here’s a summary of the weekend. Friday Craig Hazen & […]

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Invitation from Biola Provost

We’re so excited about this weekend’s event in Rocklin, CA: Reasonable Faith in an Uncertain World. I’ll be speaking alongside J.P. Moreland, Craig Hazen, Clay Jones and my friends from Apologetics.com. Check out this video invitation from Biola Provost Dr. David Nystrom: Apologetics is the most important area for Christians to gain skills here in […]

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Public Speaking Tip: Introductions

Ever struggle with getting your apologetics talks started? You’ve got some great content you’re excited to share, but maybe you aren’t sure what to say before diving into the material. How can you grab their attention and give them a reason to listen? I’ve helped students learn how to write, refine and deliver effective speeches […]

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Online Apologetics Conference

Ever wanted to attend a great apologetics event but nothing ever came to your area? Join me at the 2011 Online Apologetics Conference! Yep. It’s entirely online. I’m honored to be a plenary speaker at this exciting event, which is being sponsored by The C.S. Lewis Society of California, The Dove Foundation,  Apologetics 315, Confident […]

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Bridgeway Apologetics Conference

OK. Here’s the big news I’ve been waiting to share with you. I’ve teamed up with Biola University and Bridgeway Christian Church for an awesome event happening right here in our local area the weekend after Easter: Reasonable Faith in an Uncertain World: Apologetics Conference at Bridgeway Christian Church Featuring Dr. J.P. Moreland (more…)

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O Canada!

Where do you go for Christian apologetics training in Canada? Before 2007, Paul Chamberlain would have said, “virtually nowhere.” Today, Paul’s the Director of the Institute for Christian Apologetics at Trinity Western University. Although things have improved since 2007, the need for accessible apologetics training continues to grow—especially among students. I’m excited to be teaming […]

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Why Apologetics Matters

Audio Post Here’s a short talk I did for young adults at Bridgeway Christian Church in Rocklin, CA on why defending the faith matters. In this lesson, we cover basic introductory material like defining apologetics, reasons to engage in it and how it can help you in your faith. Part of this talk comes straight […]

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