January 12-13, 2013 at University of Maryland and Montgomery County Church

As society polarizes between the faithful and the skeptical, the need for Christians to defend the truth and reason of the gospel grows.  This 2-day teaching session will cover: 

  • Basics of Logical Thinking
  • Apologetics and the Ministry
  • Dialoguing with Skeptics
  • Reliability of the Scriptures & Historicity of Christ
  • Supporting Arguments for the Existence of GodRegistration cost is $25 (Bring pocket-money for meals).

Register early with your ministry leader so that accommodation plans can get made; students will stay in the homes of local disciples. Plan to arrive Friday evening (Jan 11), first teaching session will begin Saturday morning, detailed itinerary will be provided to students upon registration. The CCA is open to juniors, seniors, graduate students, or One-Year Challenge participants who have been commended by their ministry leaders to participate

Before attending, students will also be required to:

  • Complete the required reading: Compelling Evidence for God and the Bible by Doug Jacoby
  • Review 2 PowerPoint presentations: Introduction to Logical Thinking and Informal Logical Fallacies
  • Watch two videos: "Unlocking the Mystery of Life" and "The Privileged Planet" which will be available on this site
  • Watch the Ehrman-Licona Debate: Can Historians Prove that Jesus Rose from the Dead?  This is available at www.youtube.com/watch?v=zyHA3K_6H0g&playnext=1&list=PL6D234D82EE675236&feature=results_main