This course gives a fairly detailed introduction to apologetics as a Christian discipline and identifies the various models of presentation and context. The modern contexts of apologetics (Postmodernism and New Atheism) are also carefully considered.

Course Outcomes:

  • Comprehend the context of Christian apologetics
  • Identify and describe various models of doing apologetics.
  • Apply Jesus’ method of doing apologetics to your current ministerial context, including children.
  • Analyse various arguments for the existence of God, Jesus Christ and the integrity of the Bible.
  • Deconstruct and refute two New Age philosophies in light of Christian Theism.
  • Defend against a number of contextual apologetic issues in both the western and African context.