The Quest for Truth series, hosted by Hillcrest Baptist Church, navigates culturally relevant topics from a biblical perspective.

Our next Quest for Truth topic is “Living with Loss: Finding Peace through Pain.” This topic will be addressed on Tuesday, 22 August at 6:30 PM. Our speaker will be Dr. James White, director of Alpha and Omega Ministries in Phoenix, Arizona, and an elder at Phoenix Reformed Baptist Church. A meal will be served after the talk.

Alpha and Omega Ministries is a Christian apologetics organisation. Dr. White is a professor, having taught Greek, Systematic Theology, and various topics in the field of apologetics. He has authored or contributed to more than 24 books, including The King James Only Controversy, The Forgotten Trinity, The Potter’s Freedom, and The God Who Justifies. He is an accomplished debater, having engaged in more than 140 moderated, public debates around the world with leading proponents of Roman Catholicism, Islam, Jehovah’s Witnesses, and Mormonism, as well as critics such as Bart Ehrman, John Dominic Crossan, Marcus Borg, and John Shelby Spong. In recent years James has debated in such locations as Sydney, Australia, as well as mosques in Toronto, London, and South Africa. He has been married to Kelli for more than 32 years, and has two children and two grandchildren.