Commending the Faith | an AWCE public lecture series | Part 1 of 3

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An Alan Walker College of Evangelism public lecture series.

This 3-part series of public lectures on the topic of Christian apologetics aims to equip individuals and groups, with the tools for explaining their faith to others.

Only $20 for all three Saturdays!

PART 1. Saturday May 26
Introduction: the challenges or questions people have.  In the context of Australia today, an approach that is neither defensive nor aggressive, but confessional.  Examples from history.

PART 2, Saturday June 2
What the Christian faith has contributed to society. The new atheism of Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens and the older atheism of Feuerbach, Marx, Nietzche and Freud. Charles Darwin and the relation between science, faith and the Bible.

PART 3, Saturday June 16
Typical criticisms of Christianity, such as the accusation of hypocrisy and the problem of suffering.  Faith-sharing processes with Rev Dr Ian Robinson. Points of contact as we seek to commend the faith with others.

Dates: Part One: Saturday, 26 May 2018
Part Two: Saturday, 2 June 2018
Part Three: Saturday, 16 June 2018
Times: Start: 9 a.m. / Finish: 1 p.m. (each day)
Venue: Uniting Church Centre for Ministry
16 Masons Drive, North Parramatta
Cost: $20 per person, for ALL 3 PARTS/Saturdays (+ booking fee)
(includes a catered morning tea)
Lecturer: Chris Walker


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