On May 7 author and professor Dr. Tom Woodward from Trinity FL will be tackling some of the toughest questions of the day in his afternoon address, “WHY JESUS? WHY NOT SCIENCE?” If evolution is false why do the majority of scientists believe it? How do Christians respond to the brilliant neuroscientist and atheist, Sam Harris? How should Christians view trending developments in artificial intelligence, and implanted memory chips? Don’t miss this session.
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EDIE CUNNINGHAM & KAREN WEITZEL have years of experience in developing resources and creative approaches for grounding young children in the Christian faith. On May 7 they will be part of a team available to consult with parents, Sunday School teachers, and home schoolers on HOW TO EQUIP KIDS WITH EVIDENCE FOR FAITH. The focus of another presenter with Young Life will involve working with teens. This will be a Noonday Elective Drop-By session, running from Noon to 1:00 PM. Come and stay or come and go, as you like.
ARTFUL MUSIC FOR THOUGHTFUL WORSHIP. Wendell Nisly will direct the Oasis Chorale in a type of music you may have never heard before. Don’t miss the experience of being led in worship by this 40-member a capella Beachy Amish Mennonite singing group coming from multiple states and Canada — and meet them in person over the Noon hour!
BOB & JUDY PARDON HAVE WORKED FOR YEARS with people caught in the web of cults and aberrant controlling religious groups that present a distorted or false view of Jesus. If you watch the dramatic video of their ministry at MeadowHaven and want to speak with them personally, be sure to attend their session at Noon in Room 4 at the conference center on May 7.
THE HILTON GARDEN INN IN BANGOR, MAINE, is offering up to 20 of their attractively-appointed rooms at 10% off the regular rate at the time of booking. The sooner you book the better the rate. Call 207.262.0099 and ask for the ‘Why Jesus Conference” rate. Shuttle service to the conference may also be an option; verify with the hotel.