Apologetics on Fire Conference
By Jim Burkett
A light meal will be served at 5:30 p.m. and the conference will begin at 6:00 p.m.
Bio on Jim Burkett
Besides being the president of the Foundation Ministries International (which focuses on church renewal and ministry to pastors, ministers, and their families through Shepherds’ Fellowship) James Burkett is the director of Apologetics-on-Fire Conferences which sponsors Christianity is a Factual Faith presentations.
Although not raised in a Christian family, Jim surrendered his life to Christ while watching a Billy Graham crusade on television. Answering “The Call” to ministry as a high school student, he began to speak to Youth for Christ clubs in area junior and senior high schools. While attending Oklahoma Baptist University, he was involved in revival crusades in Oklahoma and the Midwest. He pursued his undergraduate studies at Oklahoma Baptist University (B.A. 1969) and graduate studies at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div. 1973) and Luther Rice Seminary (D.Min. 1979).