An Evening With John W Loftus
An evening with John Loftus
Dan Hall member of Great Lakes Humanists Society is looking to drum up interest in a speaking engagement with John Loftus former Pentecostal Preacher now Atheist with an earned bachelor’s degree from Great Lakes Christian College, two master’s degrees from Lincoln Christian University, a Master’s of Theology degree with half of the hours in William Lane Craig’s classes at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and then spent a year and a half in a PhD program at Marquette University in Theology and Ethics.
His extended education has taken him in various classes as “Religious Epistemology” (with Stuart Hackett) “Christian Thought Systems,” “Analytic Philosophy” (with the late Paul Feinberg), “Religion and Science” (with Bill Craig focusing on the philosophy of science),” “Theism,” “Plantinga’s Thought” (yep, under Bill Craig in the year 1984),” “Calvin” (under the late Kenneth Kantzer known as the dean of evangelicalism, where we went through Calvin’s Institutes), “Philosophers of Religion: Descartes,” “The Concept of God,” “God as Creator/Redeemer,” “Making of the Contemporary Mind” (this class by James Strauss really enlightened me), “19th Century Theology,” “Seminar: Word of God,” “Philosophy of Language,” “Apologetics: Discovering the Christian Mind,” “Theology and Hermeneutics,” “20th Century Theology,” “Historiography of Theories of History,” “Advanced Introduction to the New Testament,” “Historiography of Physical Sciences,” “Major Philosophical Thinkers/Systems,” “Historiography of Theories of Mind,” “Philosophy of Knowledge,” (with Marc F. Greisbach who had been the President of the American Catholic Philosophical Association), “Atheism and Theism,” “Theological Ethics” (with Daniel McGuire), “Protestant Christian Ethics” (with Ron Feenstra, now the Director of Doctoral Studies at Calvin Theological Seminary) and a whole host of others that were biblical and practical for ministry and teaching in the apologetical field.
He has taught apologetics for Lincoln Christian University, Great Lakes Christian College, and philosophy, ethics and critical thinking classes for the College of Lake County, Kellogg Community College, and Trine University, all as an adjunct instructor, mostly while he as in the ministry for 14 years in Christian Churches in Illinois, Michigan, and Indiana as an Associate Minister, Minister and Senior minister. He was the President of the ministerial association in the small town where He still lives.
Please send me a Thumbs up at [email protected] so we can get a good idea how many people are interested.
Comments are closed.