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Starts: Jan 08, 2021 — 10:00AM GMT
Ends: Jan 09, 2021 — 6:00PM GMT
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Organized by Faraday Institute for Science and Religion
BioLogos Advisor Denis Alexander will participate in the Faraday Institute’s workshop for Christian leaders “Faith and Science in the Local Church” on January 8-9, 2021. Note this online event will run according to UK time. Exact times are TBD.
“Join us for this interactive two-day workshop designed for lay and ordained Christian leaders. This workshop will cover contemporary topics in the dialogue between Science and the Christian Faith, including Artificial Intelligence, Bioethics, Creation Care, and Response to Disasters.
Participants will be equipped to engage with scientific issues in the day-to-day life of their ministry context.
Speakers and topics include:
Dr Denis Alexander, Pastoral Approaches to Differing Views on Creation
Dr Ruth Bancewicz, Equipping the Church to Engage with Science
Revd Dr Dave Bookless, Good News for God’s Earth? The Church and Creation Care
Prof. Keith Fox, Bioethics in Society
Revd Dr Justin Tomkins, Living with Hope in a World of AI
Prof. Bob White FRS, Disasters, COVID and a Christian Response
Youth and Schools Team: Big World, Big Questions: Exploring Science and Faith with Children and Young People
Open to all church leaders – no scientific background required.
Cost: £50 (£30 for those in ministry training)”
This event is hosted by the Faraday Institute for Science and Religion.