Course curriculum

  • 01
    Let's Get Started!
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    • Welcome to the Course! Tricia Scribner-Course Mentor
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    • Zoom Make-up Assignment Instructions
  • 02
    Lesson 1 - Does Truth Exist?
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    • Advance Registration for LIVE Zoom Session Tuesday, August 22 @ 9p/ET with Dr. Frank Turek and Tricia Scribner
    • Lesson 1 Frank Turek-Introduction to the Course
    • Lesson 1 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 1 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 1 Video 1 | Why Are You Here and What are You Doing?
    • Lesson 1 Video 2 | The Laws About Truth
    • Lesson 1 Video 3 | A Response to Common Non-Sense: "The Road Runner Tactic"
    • Lesson 1 Video 4 | The Road Runner Tactic & The Truth About Truth
    • Lesson 1 Spotlight: The Truth About Truth
    • Lesson 1 Toolbox
    • Lesson 1 Assignment: Oprah One Way Video Response Post *Reminder: Due by Sun, Aug 27, 11:59 pm/ET
    • Lesson 1 Truth: Quiz- Reminder: Due 100% correct by Sun, Aug 27, 11:59 p.m. ET.
    • Lesson 1 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 1 Completion Verification *Reminder: You MUST submit by Sun, Aug 27, 11:59 pm ET. (If you did not complete part or all of the lesson, so note.)
  • 03
    Lesson 2: Does God Exist? In the Beginning . . .
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    • LIVE Zoom Session - Tuesday, August 29th @ 9pm/ET with Tricia Scribner
    • Lesson 2 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 2 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 2 Video 1 | What Do You Mean by "God?"
    • Lesson 2 Video 2 | Evidence of God: SURGE
    • Lesson 2 Video 3 | Attributes of the First Cause
    • Lesson 2 Video 4 | How Old Is The Universe?
    • Lesson 2 Spotlight: Confusion About "Nothing?"
    • Lesson 2 Toolbox
    • Lesson 2 Assignment: Toolbox Video Synopsis *Reminder: Due by Sun, Sept 3, 11:59 pm/ET
    • Lesson 2 Quiz: Does God Exist? In the Beginning . . .
    • Lesson 2 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 2 Completion Verification: All work must be completed by Sun Sept 3, 11:59 pm/ET.
  • 04
    Lesson 3: Does God Exist? Divine Design
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    • No Zoom session this week. (Sep 4-Sep 10)
    • Lesson 3 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 3 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 3 Video 1 | Evidence of Divine Design
    • Lesson 3 Video 2 | A Universe with Life - The Anthropic Principle
    • Lesson 3 Video 3 | Attempted Responses to the Teleological Argument
    • Lesson 3 Spotlight: Resistance & Misunderstandings About Fine-Tuning
    • Lesson 3 Toolbox
    • Lesson 3 Assignment: Anthropic Constants Survey (answer here in Thinkific-only three questions!)
    • Lesson 3 Quiz: Does God Exist? - Divine Design
    • Lesson 3 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 3 Completion Verification survey: Work due Sun Sept 10, 11:59 pm/ET. No Zoom this week. *Remember: Complete this survey every week, even if you did not complete all lesson tasks!
  • 05
    Lesson 4: Does God Exist? - The Origin of Life
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    • LIVE Zoom Session-Thursday, Sep 14 @ 9 p/ET with Tricia Scribner
    • Lesson 4 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 4 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 4 Video 1 | The Origin of Life Problem
    • Lesson 4 Video 2 |Investigating the Origins of First Life
    • Lesson 4 Video 3 | Natural Causes vs Supernatural Causes: What Does Science Say?
    • Lesson 4 Spotlight: The Origin of Life
    • Lesson 4 Toolbox
    • Lesson 4 Assignment: Dialogue with a Skeptic/Unbeliever DUE DATE: Dialogue AND POST in Google Groups due Sunday, Oct 1 11:59 p.m./ET (THREE WEEKS).
    • Lesson 4 Quiz: Does God Exist? The Origin of Life
    • Lesson 4 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 4 Completion Verification: All work is due Sun Sept 17, 11:59 pm/ET. *You must complete this Completion Verification survey every week, even if the lesson work is incomplete or you received an extension.
  • 06
    Lesson 5: What About Evolution?
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    • LIVE Zoom Session - Tuesday, Sep 19th @ 9p/ET with Dr. Frank Turek
    • Lesson 5 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 5 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 5 Video 1 | Introduction
    • Lesson 5 Video 2 | Does Science Say Anything?
    • Lesson 5 Video 3 | Evolution: Understanding The Defintions & Evidence
    • Lesson 5 Video 4 | Understanding The 2nd Argument: Macro Evolution
    • Lesson 5 Video 5 | Comparing The Evidence: Macro-Evolution vs Creation
    • Lesson 5 Spotlight: What Is Evolution? | The Evolution Debate Today | What's at Stake?
    • Lesson 5 Toolbox
    • Lessons 4-6 Assignment: Dialogue with a Skeptic/Unbeliever CONTINUED -- DUE DATE is Sun., Oct 1, 11:59 pm.
    • Lesson 5 Quiz: What About Evolution
    • Lesson 5 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 5 Completion Verification: All work must be completed by Sun Sept 24, 11:59 pm/ET.
  • 07
    Lesson 6: Does God Exist? - The Moral Law
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    • No Zoom session this week (Sep25-Oct1)
    • Lesson 6 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 6 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 6 Video 1 | Is Morality Real or Relative?
    • Lesson 6 Video 2 | Confusions About the Moral Argument
    • Lesson 6 Video 3 | Conclusions From Everything We've Learned So Far
    • Lesson 6 Spotlight: The Moral Argument in Evangelism
    • Lesson 6 Toolbox
    • Lessons 4-6 Assignment: Dialogue with a Skeptic/Unbeliever due, including Google Groups post THIS SUNDAY, Oct 1, 11:59 p.m./ET
    • Lesson 6 Quiz: Does God Exist? The Moral Law
    • Lesson 6 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 6 Completion Verification: All work is due Sun Oct. 1, 11:59 p.m./ET.
  • 08
    Lesson 7: Are Miracles Possible? Signs of God or Gullibility
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    • LIVE Zoom Session - Thursday, Oct 5th @ 9p/ET with Tricia Scribner
    • Lesson 7 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 7 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 7 Video 1 | The Possibility & Purpose of Miracles
    • Lesson 7 Video 2 | Objections to Miracles
    • Lesson 7 Video 3 | Scientific & Philosophical Bias
    • Lesson 7 Spotlight: What Is A Miracle? | Is There Any Evidence Of Miracles Today?
    • Lesson 7 Toolbox
    • Lesson 7 Assignment:" John of God " Critique
    • Lesson 7 Quiz: Are Miracles Possible?
    • Lesson 7 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 7 Completion Verification: All work is due Sun Oct 8, 11:59 p.m./ET
  • 09
    Lesson 8: Is the New Testament True? - Do We Have an Accurate Copy?
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    • LIVE Zoom Session - Tuesday, Oct 10th @ 9p/ET with Tricia Scribner
    • Lesson 8 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 8 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 8 Video 1 | How Do We Know We Have An Accurate Copy?
    • Lesson 8 Video 2 | Misquoting Jesus
    • Lesson 8 Video 3 | Q&A
    • Lesson 8 Spotlight: Contemporay New Testament Scholarship
    • Lesson 8 Toolbox
    • Lesson 8 Assignment: "Bart Ehrman/Daniel Wallace on NT Manuscript Reliability" Essay
    • Lesson 8 Quiz: Is the NT True? Do We Have an Accurate Copy?
    • Lesson 8 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 8 Completion Verification: All work is due Sun Oct 15, 11:59 p.m./ET
  • 10
    Lesson 9: Did the NT Writers Tell the Truth? - Part 1
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    • LIVE Zoom Session - Tuesday, Oct 17th @ 9p/ET with Dr. Frank Turek
    • Lesson 9 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 9 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 9 Video 1 | Evidence the NT is True: Early Testimony
    • Lesson 9 Video 2 | Evidence the NT is True: Eyewitness Testimony
    • Lesson 9 Video 3 | Evidence the NT is True: Embarrassing Testimony
    • Lesson 9 Spotlight: More on New Testament Evidence
    • Lesson 9 Toolbox
    • Lesson 9 Assignment 1: Essay Responding to an Objection to NT Writers Telling the Truth
    • Lesson 9 Quiz: Did the NT Writers Tell the Truth? (Pt 1)
    • Lesson 9 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 9 Completion Verification: All work is due Sun Oct 22, 11:59 ET.
  • 11
    Lesson 10: Did the NT Writers Tell the Truth? - Part 2
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    • Zoom Session this week (Oct 23-Oct 29) - Rescheduled for 24Oct2017 - See below
    • Lesson 10 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 10 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 10 Video 1 | Evidence the NT is True: Excruciating Testimony
    • Lesson 10 Video 2 | Evidence the NT is True: Expected Testimony
    • Lesson 10 Video 3 | Evidence the NT is True: Extra-Biblical Testimony
    • Lesson 10 Spotlight: Defending the Resurrection
    • Lesson 10 Toolbox
    • Lesson 10-11 Assignment: Final Apologetic Dialogue Assignment: Due in TWO weeks, Sun Nov 5, 11:59 p.m. (post in Google Groups).
    • Lesson 10 Quiz: Did the NT Writers Tell the Truth? (Pt 2)
    • Lesson 10 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 10 Completion Verification: All work is due Sun Oct 29, 11:59 ET.
  • 12
    Lesson 11: Books of the Bible?
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    • LIVE Zoom Session - Thursday, Nov 2nd @ 9p/ET with Dr. Frank Turek
    • Lesson 11 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 11 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 11 Video 1 | Who Is Jesus & What Did He Teach About the Bible?
    • Lesson 11 Video 2 | What Books Should Be In The Bible?
    • Lesson 11 Video 3 | Responding to Objections
    • Lesson 11 Spotlight: Inerrancy & Other Christian Doctrines
    • Lesson 11 Toolbox
    • Lesson 11 Assignment: Final Apologetic Dialogue Assignment (continued): Due this Sunday, Nov. 5, 11:59 p.m./ET
    • Lesson 11 Quiz: Is Jesus God? What Books Should be in the Bible?
    • Lesson 11 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 11 Completion Verification: All work is due Sun Nov. 5, by 11:59 p.m. /ET.
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    Lesson 12: So What If It's True?
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    • FINAL - LIVE Zoom Session - Thursday, Nov 9th @ 9p/ET with Tricia Scribner
    • Lesson 12 Student Workbook Questions
    • Lesson 12 PowerPoint pdfs
    • Lesson 12 Video 1 | What Will You Do?
    • Lesson 12 Video 2 | Q&A
    • ​Lesson 12 Spotlight: Dealing with Doubt | Applying What You've Learned
    • Lesson 12 Toolbox
    • Lesson 12 Workbook Questions Answer Key
    • Lesson 12 Quiz: So What if It's True?
    • Lesson 12 Assignment: Course Evaluation Survey *This is a required assignment.
    • Completion Verification Survey: All work is due by Sunday night, November 12, by 11:59 p.m./ET YEE-HAH!!!!!