Sean McDowell

Sean McDowell is a gifted communicator with a passion for reaching the younger generation with the Gospel message. He connects with youth in a tangible way through humor and stories while imparting hard evidence and logical support for viewing all areas of life through a biblical worldview. Sean is listed among the top 100 apologists. He is pursuing a Ph.D. in apologetics and worldview studies from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Traveling throughout the US and abroad, Sean speaks at camps, churches, schools, universities and conferences. He has spoken for organizations including Focus on the Family, the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview, Campus Crusade for Christ, Youth Specialties, Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Association of Christian Schools International. Sean recently released GodQuest, a six-week DVD-based curriculum complete with fiction and non-fiction books and a workbook. He is the co-author of Is God Just a Human Invention?,Understanding Intelligent Design along with William A. Dembski, Experience Your BibleThe Unshakable Truth: How You Can Experience the Twelve Essentials of a Relevant FaithEvidence for the Resurrection and More Than a Carpenter with his father, Josh McDowell. Sean is the general editor for Apologetics for a New Generation and The Apologetics Study Bible for Students. He has also written Ethix: Being Bold in a Whatever World and has contributed to YouthWorker JournalDecision Magazine and the Christian Research Journal. In April, 2000, Sean married his high school sweetheart, Stephanie. They have three children.

Presentations, Lectures, Workshops

Title Event
Why the New Testament Can Be Trusted 2014 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
What’s the Big Deal about Pornography 2014 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
Understanding Intelligent Design 2014 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
Truth or Tragedy 2014 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
If God, Why Evil? 2014 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair
Atheist Encounter 2014 NCHE Annual Conference and Book Fair