Each course aims to be between five to eight weeks. We want this resource to bless people across churches so it is open to all people regardless of which church you attend. The only thing we ask is for commitment to attend as many of the classes as possible.
We are excited to offer our first course on Defending the Faith: An Introduction to Presuppositional Apologetics this summer.
Meeting Times and Location:Every Friday, 7-9pm at Cornerstone Presbyterian Church (37 Jenkins Ave. Lansdale, PA 19446)June 28 through July 26 (6/28, 7/5, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26)
The Schedule: Week 1 (6/28): INTRODUCTION: WHY APOLOGETICS? The Biblical Mandate for Apologetics Gospel Character as the Greatest Apologetic Overview of Differing Schools of Apologetics
BIBLICAL/THEOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONS FOR APOLOGETICS The Nature of God & Revelation The Nature of Man, Unbelief & Salvation
Week 2 (7/5): A CHRISTIAN THEORY OF KNOWLEDGE The Unregenerate/Regenerate Knowledge of God The Relationship Between Faith and Reason The Role of Presuppositions
Week 3 (7/12): A TRINITARIAN, WORLDVIEW & COVENANTAL APPROACH
Week 4 (7/19): CULTURE, IMAGINATION & PRESUPPOSITIONS OF THE HEART Week 5 (7/26): WHEN WORLDVIEWS COLLIDE The Myth of Neutrality The Point of Contact: Analyzing & Critiquing Unbelieving Worldviews The Art of Persuasion
Instructor's Biography:Paul Yu earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biblical & Theological Studies from Biola University in Southern California, where he was born and raised. Through his theological studies at Biola, Paul was drawn to the Reformed tradition. Soon thereafter, Paul joined a local Orthodox Presbyterian Church, where he served in different capacities and was encouraged to attend seminary after graduation. He is currently pursuing a Master of Divinity at Westminster Theological Seminary to pursue ordained ministry. Paul has a passion for equipping the church through solid biblical exposition and theological education.