• CCU Symposium

    Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.” — Matthew 22:37-44 (NIV)

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    Tuesday, September 22nd

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    Morning Speakers – 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

     
    Event Center
    Welcome and Prayer
     
    Jim McCormick, Vice President of Student Life
    Event Center
    Introduction to the Symposium
     
    Bill Armstrong, CCU President
    Event Center
    The Sufficiency of Scripture: God’s Word vs. Popular Culture
     
    Dave Anderson, Teaching Pastor
    Littleton Bible Chapel
    Event Center
    How We Got the Old Testament
     
    Dr. John Wind, Assistant Professor of Theology
    School of Theology
    Event Center
    The Narrative of the Bible: Where Are We in the Story? What is the Common Theme?”
     
    Dr. Mark Young, President
    Denver Seminary
    Event Center
    Jesus in Archaeology and History
     
    Titus Kennedy, Adjunct Professor
    Biola University
    Event Center
    Jesus and the Word: The Vital Energy Behind Christian Education
     
    Dr. Don Sweeting, President
    Reformed Theological Seminary

    Afternoon Workshops – 1:30-3:00 p.m.

     
    Leprino 106
    Can I Trust My Bible? How Jesus Christ Inspires Confidence in the Scriptures
     
    Dr. David Kotter, Associate Professor of Theology
    School of Theology
    Leprino 104
    Reading the Bible as a Non-Theologian
     
    Mark Dorn, Professor of Music
    School of Music
    Leprino 102
    The Ten Commandments in the 21st Century
     
    Dr. Kyle Greenwood, Associate Professor of Theology
    School of Theology
    Leprino 206
    Old and New Perspectives on Paul: Faith and the Law
     
    Dr. Johann Kim, Professor of Theology
    School of Theology
    Beckman 202
    The Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls
     
    Dr. Kevin Turner, Professor of Youth Ministry
    School of Theology
    Leprino 170
    The Archaeology of the Bible: Solutions to Historical and Archaeological Problems in the Conquest of Canaan
     
    Titus Kennedy, Adjunct Professor
    Biola University

    Evening Film – 6:30 p.m.

     
    Event Center
    Short Film Decalogue I: A short film on the First Commandment (1980s Polish film), Director Krzysztof Kieslowski
     
    Bernard Prokop, Assistant Professor of English
    School of Humanities and Sciences

    Wednesday, September 23rd

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    Morning Speakers – 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

     
    Event Center
    Welcome and Prayer
     
    Jim McCormick, Vice President of Student Life
    Event Center
    How the Bible Helps Us Lead a Holy and Mature Life
     
    Dr. Larry Crabb, Distinguished Scholar in Residence
    Colorado Christian University
    Event Center
    Connecting the Story of the Bible to Your Life: Psalm 7:7-9
     
    Dr. Craig Williford, President
    Multnomah University
    Event Center
    The Bible in Digital Babylon
     
    David Kinnaman, President
    Barna Group
    Event Center
    Our Trip to the Holy Land
     
    Women’s Basketball Team
    Event Center
    Translation of Scripture for a Hunter-Gatherer Society”
     
    Maxine Morarie
    New Tribes Mission

    Afternoon Workshops – 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

     
    Leprino 170
    The Bible and Millennials
     
    David Kinnaman, President
    Barna Group
    Leprino 106
    Translating the Bible for the Ayore’ people
     
    Maxine Morarie
    New Tribes Mission
    Leprino 102
    My Journey of Learning to Trust the Bible: Dealing with Personal Doubt
     
    David Bosworth, Assistant Professor of Theology
    School of Theology
    Leprino 206
    What the Bible Says About the Future”
     
    Dr. Bill Watson, Professor of History
    School of Humanities and Sciences
    Leprino 104
    What the Bible Says About Overcoming Worry, Fear, and Anxiety: 1 John 4:18
     
    Susan Pahlau, Assistant Professor of Communication
    School of Humanities and Sciences
    Leprino 202
    Staying Alive: Bible Meditation for Your Hungry Heart
     
    Sanne McCarthy, Associate Professor of Theatre
    School of Music
    Beckman 210
    Understanding How to Allow the Bible to Direct Your Life: 2 Timothy 3:15
     
    Dr. Craig Williford, President
    Multnomah Seminary
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