April 7, 2017: Evolution, Genetics and the Historical Adam Conference
Evolution, Genetics, and the Historical Adam Conference with Nathaniel Jeanson of Answers in Genesis and Dennis Venema of BioLogos. This conference will be held in the Ledford Event Room on the campus of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Drs. Jeanson and Venema will each present during two main sessions. The second session will conclude with a Q&A time. Dinner is included with your registration.
3:00 Session 1: Creation, Evolution, and Genetics
6:30 Session 2: Genetics and the Historical Adam
8:30 Q&A with Drs. Jeanson and Venema
Dr. Nathaniel Jeanson is the newest addition to the Answers in Genesis faculty. As a research biologist with AiG and formerly with the Institute for Creation Research, he is also a speaker at the Creation Museum and a contributor to the exhibit content for the Ark Encounter located in Northern Kentucky. Dr. Jeanson also holds a BS in Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.
Dr. Dennis Venema is Professor of Biology at Trinity Western University and Fellow of Biology for the BioLogos Foundation. His areas of expertise are genetics, cell biology, evolution, science pedagogy, and the science-religion interface. He joined the faculty at Trinity Western in 2004 and has been Fellow of Biology for the BioLogos Foundation since 2011.
April 21, 2017: Dr. Esther Meek Lecture at 7:00 p.m.
The Society for Women in Scholarship and the Center for Faith and culture are excited to sponsor the first of the “Evangelical Voices in the Academy” lecture series at Southeastern. We will welcome Dr. Esther Meek, professor of Philosophy at Geneva College, who will address the topic “Covenant Epistemology and Recovering Reality” where she will propose the interpersonal covenantal relationship as the paradigm for all human knowing. Lest you think this lecture is only for nerds, Dr. Meek is particularly gifted in talking about how knowing works with people from all walks of life — including artists, athletes, scientists, counselors, parents, teachers, scholars, and pastors.
April 25, 2017: CFC Lecture with Dr. Ted Cabal at 7:00 p.m.
Dr. Cabal is is Professor of Christian Apologetics at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the general editor of The Apologetics Study Bible and has written numerous journal articles, book chapters, and professional papers. He is co-author of Controversy of the Ages: Why Christians Should Not Divide Over the Age of the Earth.
Dr. Cabal will be lecturing on AiG, RTB, and BioLogos: Will the Real Evangelical Evolutionist Please Stand Up?