Felix Arnott Lecture
Christian Ministry in a Secular Age
16 August 2019
St Francis Theological College, 233 Milton Road, Milton
Appearing in Brisbane for the first time, Dr Andrew Root will offer world-class insights on achieving successful “Christian Ministry in a Secular Age” as pastors and as leaders seeking to engage with youth and young adults. Presenting all over the world at churches and conferences, Andy is known for his engaging style that laces together stories, theological depth and humour. His topics could not be more timely for the Australian church and his advice is deeply grounded and practical.
About the Presenter:
Dr Andrew Root (Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary) is the Carrie Olson Baalson Professor of youth and family ministry at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. A former Young Life staff worker, he has served in churches and social service agencies as a youth outreach associate and a gang prevention counsellor.
Andrew researches, writes and speaks around the globe in the areas of practical theology and youth ministry. His most recent books are:
- Faith Formation in a Secular Age series
- Exploding Stars, Dead Dinosaurs
- Zombies: Youth Ministry in the Age of Science