Bryan College Welcomes Terry Mortensen

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By:Hannah Eckert

Staff Editor

On April 20 Bryan College will welcome Dr. Terry Mortensen to speak for the final President’s Chapel of the 2015-2016 school year.

Dr. Mortensen is an international speaker and a leading proponent for biblical authority and creation. He has lectured on the creation-evolution debate, discussing the controversy in over 25 countries since the late 1970s. He earned a master of divinity at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois, and earned a doctor of philosophy in history of geology at Coventry University, a public university in England.

Before joining Answer in Genesis, a leading Young Earth Creation group, he served for 26 years in university campus ministry in the U.S. and Eastern Europe with Campus Crusade for Christ. Dr. Mortensen has written many articles and books, including The Great Turning Point and Coming to Grips with Genesis.

After the all-chapel event, Dr. Mortensen will have an open session, including a question-and-answer about “Big Bang: Exploding the Myth” at 2:00-3:30 pm on the second floor of the Bryan library. Finally, Dr. Mortenson will also be speaking at Grace Bible Church, Dayton, Tenn. At 7:00 pm on the subject of “Ape-men, Adam & the Gospel.”