Session Leader: Lara Buchanan
Lara Buchanan is an Itinerant Speaker with the Zacharias Trust. Lara holds degrees in History, English Literature and Education from the University of Cape Town as well as a certificate in Apologetics through the OCCA and Theology through Wycliffe Hall, Oxford University. Lara speaks at academic institutions and businesses across the world addressing topics relating to faith and reason. Lara has a particular interest building trust between diverse communities and developing open, respectful and robust dialogue in the public square.
Session outline: Overcoming Obstacles to Faith
Why do people dismiss Christianity as irrelevant or a thing of the past? How should we respond when people raise objections to believing? This session is for all ages, but it pays particular attention to obstacles commonly encountered by young people and millennials.