“How come you still believe?” That’s the most common question our guest has been asked over ten years of presenting his faith debate radio show, on the largest Christian broadcasting network in the U.K. Gleaning from hundreds of conversations with atheists and Christians, sceptics and believers, he will make his case for faith. Having heard both the objections and evidences from the world's leading thinkers, he will show why he believes Christianity still remains the best explanation of life, the universe... and everything.
Get your passports ready as we wing our way around the globe to discover how the Gospel does really change everything. We start with some stirring stories from the Middle East and examine why the Good News is being accepted like never before in an Islamic-dominated part of the world. Then – pull out that prayer list because it is going to get longer. We will hear stories of what happens when you follow Christ in a country of particular concern and we will learn how to pray for those brothers and sisters. Don’t miss this important conversation!
Justin Brierley is a radio host on Premier Christian Radio in the UK. He seeks to reopen the debate with aethists and sceptics by bringing them on his talk show to air their arguments for and against the Christian Faith. Alister McGrath (DPhil, DD, Oxford University) is the Andreas Idreos Professor of Science and Religion at Oxford University. He previously held the chair of theology, ministry and education and was head of the Centre for Theology, Religion Culture at King's College, London. He is in constant demand as a speaker at conferences throughout the world and is the author of many books including and .
Tom Doyle fell in love with the Middle East on his first Biblical tour of the Holy Land. In 1995, he became an official tour guide for the state of Israel and developed a passion for ministering to the Israeli people, Arabs and Jews alike. Tom felt called into full-time ministry there in 2001. Tom and his wife JoAnn began working in the heart of the Islamic world shortly after the terrorist attacks of September 11. His ministry to pastors in this region has opened many valuable doors for him to build key relationships in places like Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Syria and Palestinian territories of Israel. In 2017 he launched Uncharted Ministries. Tom is a master storyteller with several books highlighting God’s miraculous work among the Muslim people. His best known books include Dreams and Visions (2012), Killing Christians (2015), and Standing in the Fire (2017).
Todd Nettleton is director of media development for The Voice of the Martyrs, working with the media to tell the stories of persecuted Christians to people in the United States. In his role with VOM, he has met with Christians who face persecution in many countries, including Sudan, China, Egypt, Turkey, Vietnam, Pakistan, Indonesia, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar (Burma) and Azerbaijan.