Center for Faith and Culture

Jeff Hardin – Fearfully and Wonderfully Made?

Jeff Hardin – Fearfully and Wonderfully Made?

November 5, 2019 at 12:32 pm

Dr. Hardin lectured on “Fearfully and Wonderfully Made? Embryos and Biblical Faith in the 21st Century”.

Jeff Hardin is chair of the Department of Integrative Biology at the University of Wisconsin. In addition to numerous scientific research articles relating to embryonic development, Hardin is senior author of World of the Cell. He received a Master of Divinity degree at the International School of Theology in Southern California, where he met his wife, Susie, who worked in campus ministry with Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ). He is on the national advisory board for Intervarsity Christian Fellowship’s Faculty Ministry and serves as faculty advisor for the Navigators and InterVarsity Graduate Christian Fellowship on the UW-Madison campus.

Jeff Hardin – Brave New People? Editing the Human Genome in Christian Perspective

Jeff Hardin – Brave New People? Editing the Human Genome in Christian Perspective

October 24, 2019 at 2:10 pm

Dr. Hardin lectured on Brave New People? Editing the Human Genome in Christian Perspective.

Jeff Hardin is chair of the Department of Integrative Biology at the University of Wisconsin. In addition to numerous scientific research articles relating to embryonic development, Hardin is senior author of World of the Cell. He received a Master of Divinity degree at the International School of Theology in Southern California, where he met his wife, Susie, who worked in campus ministry with Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ). He is on the national advisory board for Intervarsity Christian Fellowship’s Faculty Ministry and serves as faculty advisor for the Navigators and InterVarsity Graduate Christian Fellowship on the UW-Madison campus.

Fuz Rana – Humans 2.0

Fuz Rana – Humans 2.0

October 22, 2019 at 10:57 am

Dr. Rana will be lecturing on his latest book, Humans 2.0.  Biochemist Fazale (Fuz) Rana writes and speaks extensively about evidence for creation emerging from biochemistry, genetics, human origins, and synthetic biology. As vice president of research and apologetics at Reasons to Believe (RTB), he is dedicated to communicating to skeptics and believers alike the powerful scientific case for God’s existence and the Bible’s reliability.

Intricacies of Just War

Intricacies of Just War

October 3, 2019 at 1:52 pm

Dr. Bruce Ashford elaborates on the lecture by Dr. J. Daryl Charles on Just War, and then Dr. Ashford, Dr. Charles, and Dr. Heimbach have a question and answer time with the crowd on Just War.   This is the second part of the Just War lecture with Dr. J. Daryl Charles.

J. Daryl Charles – Just War

J. Daryl Charles – Just War

October 3, 2019 at 11:47 am

Dr. J. Daryl Charles gives a lecture on “Just War” at the Center for Faith and Culture.  The second part of this lecture is called “Intricacies of the Just War Position”.

Chris Evans – Fruit at Work

Chris Evans – Fruit at Work

April 29, 2019 at 3:17 pm

Chris Evans is an entrepreneur, teacher, author, and consultant to for profit and non profit enterprises. He has served on various boards including DOOR International, Trinity Academy, Communities in Schools, NC State’s Entrepreneurship Advisory Board and The Trinity Forum. He currently serves as Executive Chair of Tethis, a venture-funded startup that is making a green alternative to the super-absorbent used in diapers. He is also a semi-professional sand sculptor. He and his wife, Cathy, attend the Summit Church and they have a daughter living in L.A. and a son completing his studies at NC State – where Chris and Cathy also attended.

His book, Fruit at Work, looks at the practice of workplace Christianity and is in its third printing. It has frequently been used in small group studies and as part of conferences on faith and the workplace.

Leonardo De Chirico – From Dei Verbum (1965) to Verbum Domini (2010)

Leonardo De Chirico – From Dei Verbum (1965) to Verbum Domini (2010)

April 11, 2019 at 3:49 pm

Dr. De Chirico lectures on From Dei Verbum (1965) to Verbum Domini (2010): An evangelical assessment of theological trends in the present-day Roman Catholic doctrine of Scripture.

Leonardo De Chirico (B.A., University of Bologna; M.Div., Wales Evangelical School of Theology; PhD, King’s College London) is the pastor of Breccia di Roma and vice chairman of the Italian Evangelical Alliance. Additionally, Leonardo is lecturer of Historical Theology at IFED (Padova, Italy) and the director of the Reformanda Initiative (www.reformandainitiative.org). He is the author of A Christian Pocket Guide to the Papacy: Its Origin and Role in the 21st Century; A Christian Pocket Guide to Mary: Mother of God?; and Evangelical Theological Perspectives on Post-Vatican II Roman Catholicism. He blogs at www.vaticanfiles.org

Schaeffer Society Lecture: Humanity in Crisis

Schaeffer Society Lecture: Humanity in Crisis

April 5, 2019 at 2:21 pm

The Schaeffer Society and the CFC invite you to an evening lecture on Humanity in Crisis.  This lecture will include 25 minute presentations from Ben Mitchell, Andrew Walker, and Mark Liederbach.

CFC Luncheon with Michael Strauss

CFC Luncheon with Michael Strauss

March 22, 2019 at 9:18 am

Michael Strauss, Experimental Particle Physics Professor at the University of Oklahoma, answers questions that pertain to Science and Christianity.