6:00pm Registration
7:00pm Introduction to the 2018 Understanding and Answering Islam Conference
7:10pm The Cultural Question: “Is There a Clash of Civilizations?” Dr. Stuart McAllister
7:40pm The Historical Question: “How Did Islam and the Quran Really Begin?”
Dr. Andy Bannister
8:10pm Q&A Panel
9:00pm Close

9:00am Introductory Remarks
9:05am The Theological Question: “Is Islam Really an Abrahamic Faith?” Dr. Mark Durie
9:50am Wellspring International
10:00am Break
10:15am The Freedom Question: “Does Islam Liberate Women?” Mary Jo Sharp
11:00am Break
11:15am The Essential Question: “What Does the Cross Look Like Through Middle
Eastern Eyes?” Guest Speaker
Noon Lunch
1:15pm The Mission Question: “Does the Church Believe Muslims Can Be Saved?”
Dr. Jay Smith
2:00pm RZIM Academy
2:10pm Break
2:25pm The Existential Question: “Does Islam Answer the Cries of the Heart?”
Abdu Murray
3:10pm Q&A Panel
4:00pm Close