Liberty Hill Baptist Church   hosted it’s 2nd annual Defending Your Faith conference and Q&A event.

  • Saturday, November 2nd
  • 1:00pm – 6:00pm
  • 1155 Liberty Hill Rd, Moody, TX 76557

We all encounter questions and doubts regarding the things we believe. When it comes to Christianity, because there are good answers to those questions, you can stand firm in your faith in Christ.

 

TALKS

  • “Psychology for Apologetics” (Jay Medenwaldt)

  • “Why Christianity is Unique Among World Religions” (Dylan Manley)

  • “Does Science Show There is No Soul?” (Eric Hernandez)

  • “Reasons to Trust Christianity is True” (Marc Lambert)

  • Question & Answer Panel

 

SPEAKERS

Jay Medenwaldt (www.JayMedenwaldt.com)

Jay was a behavioral scientist in the Air Force from 2007 to 2016, mostly involved in research and consulting. He has taught intro to psychology and leadership psychology courses. While in seminary, he volunteered as a research assistant in a neuropsych lab at the University of Denver. He is currently working on a PhD in social psychology and Baylor University with a focus on how virtues and religious beliefs affect well-being and performance.

Jay became a Christian because of apologetics in 2005 and has been intensely studying it since then. He has taught or preached on various apologetics topics for several churches and small groups. Jay founded two small ministries, Apologetics Awareness and Christianity for Everyone, Has been a chapter director for Ratio Christi and Reasonable Faith, and is on the Q&A team for Reasonable Faith.

B.S. – Behavioral Sciences, U.S. Air Force Academy (2007); M.A. – Psychological Sciences; University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (2012); M.Div. – Apologetics, Ethics, and Biblical Studies; Denver Seminary (2018); Th.M. – New Testament; Denver Seminary (in progress); PhD – Social Psychology (in progress)

Eric Hernandez (www.EricHernandezMinistries.com)

Eric Hernandez has a passion for defending his faith on theological and philosophical grounds. He is a licensed minister, a certified formation therapist and a former instructor of Magdiel Bible Institute. He is highly sought after for his expository ability and insight into apologetics. Eric has spoken and debated on a public level at university and college campuses where he adamantly and adequately defends the Christian faith against atheist, agnostic and deistic professors of different worldviews. He holds an associate degree in social science, a bachelor degree in theology and is currently working on his certificate in apologetics from Biola University. He runs Eric Hernandez Ministries which encompasses speaking engagements, apologetic seminars, weekend training courses, debates, blogs, articles and much more. He is married to Kendall Hernandez and they have one daughter, Adyson Grace.

 

Dylan Manley (www.BeardedApologetics.com)

Dylan likes coffee, theology, books, and of course beards.  He is a husband, a father, an apologist, and most importantly a believer in Jesus and his gospel of grace. Dylan serves as a full time student-pastor in Waco, TX but also gets the opportunity to travel and speak to different groups about apologetics and evangelism.  Dylan speak at DNOWs, conferences, stand-alones, and any other place someone will have me.

 

Marc Lambert (www.HeyPastor.org)

Marc is a graduate of Liberty University. He has served in youth and college ministry for since 2002 on church staffs and college campuses.  Marc answered the call to pastor at Liberty Hill Baptist Church in 2015 where he works to create an environment where people can feel welcome to wrestle through their questions and doubts while seeking answers. He hosts regular Q&A events at the church, and has spoken at conferences and on school campuses. He is married to his wife, Mollie, and they have three little girls.