Women in Apologetics Conference

Women in Apologetics Conference

Join us for the 2nd Annual Women in Apologetics Conference, "Engaging the Culture for Christ," at Biola University. This year’s conference will equip, educate and encourage you to have compassion without compromise and impact the culture for Christ. That’s why our theme is Engaging the Culture for Christ!



Conference Location

Biola University in Calvary Chapel
13800 Biola Ave, La Mirada, CA 90639


Conference Schedule

Friday, January 11th

6:00 p.m.     Doors Open
6:30 p.m.     Event Begins
6:40 p.m.     Worship
7:00 p.m.     Keynote 1: Michelle Tepper
8:00 p.m.     Break
8:25 p.m.     Keynote 2: Krista Bontrager
9:30 p.m.     Event Ends

Saturday, January 12th

8:30 a.m.     Doors Open
9:00 a.m.     Event Begins
9:10 a.m.     Worship
9:35 a.m.     Keynote 3: Kristen Davis
10:35 a.m.   Break
11:00 a.m.   Breakout Sessions A
12:00 p.m.   Lunch
1:30 p.m.     Breakout Sessions B
2:30 p.m.     Break
2:50 p.m.     Breakout Sessions C
3:50 p.m.     Break
4:10 p.m.     Keynote 4: Tricia Scribner
5:30 p.m.     Event Ends


Conference Speakers

  • Laurie Stewart
  • Hillary Morgan Ferrer
  • Jade Turner
  • Claudia Kalmikov
  • Amy Hall
  • Alisa Childers
  • Brittney Brown
  • Marilyn Joy Tyner
  • La Nej Garrison
  • Rebekah Valerius
  • Elizabeth Urbanowicz
  • Cynthia Hampton

Learn more about all the WIA Speakers


Conference Live Stream: 

We will be live streaming both worship times and all four keynote speakers. Register for the live stream now!

WIA Kids Conference

We will also be offering a full day of WIA Kids on Saturday, January 12, 2019, for children in grades 3–6. Throughout the day, children will explore the following from Elizabeth Urbanowicz on "What Should I Worship?":

- A Worldview is Like a Map
- We Worship What We Believe is Most Important
- We are Designed to Worship God
- Worldviews and Worship – Naturalism and New Spirituality
- Worldviews and Worship – Islam and Postmodernism
- Contrasting Objects of Worship

WIA Kids will also include lots of fun activities to accompany each lesson and time for outdoor activities on Biola's campus. Your kids will also enjoy a morning and afternoon snack and if selected in your registration, a Chick-fil-A boxed meal for lunch.


Conference Cost & Registration

$50.00 Standard Price

$80.00 Married Couples

$30.00 Student Price

$30.00 In Active Military


$45.00 For children grades 3-6




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