Join us as we celebrate 20 years of Stand to Reason and clear thinking Christianity. The event kicks off Friday night with stimulating apologetics lectures and a celebration! Join us for the full conference on Saturday featuring lectures from the Stand to Reason speakers and friends. Can’t make it to Biola? This event will be available via live stream online.
Friday Night, May 10 (7:00 – 9:30 pm)
6:15 pm – Doors Opens 7:00 – 8:05 pm – Lectures from J.P. Moreland, Sean McDowell, Mary Jo Sharp, and Craig Hazen 8:05 – 8:25 pm – Break 8:15 – 9:30 pm – Panel featuring Stand to Reason’s Speakers Greg Koukl, Brett Kunkle, Alan Shlemon, and J. Warner Wallace 9:30 pm – Cake & Book Signing in the Courtyard
Saturday, May 11 (9:00 am – 12:30 pm)
8:00 am – Registration Opens 8:30 am – Doors Opens 9:00 – 9:50 am – Session 1: “Who’s Waiting for Your Kids?”
Lecture by Stand to Reason’s Brett Kunkle 9:50 – 10:00 am – Break 10:00 – 10:40 am – Session 2: “Compromise Is Not an Option”
Lecture by Stand to Reason’s Alan Shlemon 10:40 – 10:50 am – Break 10:50 – 11:30 am – Session 3: “Cold-case Christianity”
Lecture by Stand to Reason’s J. Warner Wallace 11:30 – 11:40 am – Break 11:40 am – 12:30 pm – Session 4: “Still Standing”
Lecture by Stand to Reason’s Greg Koukl
13800 Biola Avenue
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If you are in the South California area, you can attend in person. Otherwise, you can watch it online.
a chart showing how pro-abortion arguments can be classified using disjunctions
a 5-minute video of Alan explaining the chart
links to ALL of the responses to each type of pro-abortion argument
Alan is a veteran of university campus debates on abortion, so he’s speaking from experience. The guy who introduces him is Scott Klusendorf. Scott is the best pro-life debater in the business. Bar none. Scott is the William Lane Craig of the abortion issue.
Anyone can do this – and you get better at it the more you practice. It’s fun to be a little more confrontational about controversial things – being a good person means taking bold stands on moral issues, and backing up your talk with good arguments and evidence. The more time you put into it, the better you get at it.