The Challenge of Singleness

1 May 2018 | Marek Macak

Christian singleness is a specific witness to the presence of the kingdom and the coming Christ, putting many contemporary idols into question. In the context of European churches, the value of singleness needs to be rediscovered.

The Blind Spot of the Church: Talking about Money

20 May 2018 | Bert den Hertog

Why have we not heard so much about using our money in a biblical way even though Jesus emphasised the importance of this topic? In this talk we see a biblical framework for how to address this sensitive topic to learn to follow Jesus as whole-life disciples.

The Power of Indirect Influence and Why It Matters for Movement to Happen

23 May 2017 | Dietrich Schindler

Good leadership influences those around it. It thrives on the power of direct influence. Great leadership, especially as it pertains to movement, is predicated upon the power of indirect influence. What does that look like and how can it be achieved?

How does Dawkins fail to refute the evidence for design?

21 May 2017 | Peter S. Williams

Peter S. Williams, Assistant Professor, NLA University College Gimlekollen, answers the question "How does Dawkins fail to refute the evidence for design?" related to his talk "Deconstructing Dawkins' Defense: A Critical Response to the New Edition of 'The God Delusion'" given at the 2017 European Leadership Forum.

Arguments for Theism and How to Communicate Them to Scientists

22 May 2018 | Alexander Fink

Often Christians don't know how to respond to naturalistic arguments against the existence of God. The youth of the church are left without confidence that the gospel is still true in a world dominated by science. Which questions can help? What arguments can a non-scientist use in order to show the plausibility of the Christian faith? 

Empathy: A Key to Deeper and Stronger Relationships

20 May 2018 | Chip Zimmer

One of the most common causes of relational breakdown, whether in the family, church, or workplace, is a lack of empathy. The good news is that since each of us is made in the image of God, we have a natural capacity for developing and exercising God-like empathy.