The Blackduck Evangelical Free Church would like to extend an invitation to the community to attend the 10th annual Spring Bible Conference, March 12-14. Dr. Ron Carlson of Christian Ministries International will be speaking on "Authentic Faith in a World of Counterfeits."
The conference begins March 12 at 7 p.m. with Dr. Carlson's presentation entitled The Bible: How Do We Know It Is God's Word?
The March 13 sessions will consider the topic of the origins of life, with a message at 5 p.m. entitled Question of Origins: Evolution vs. Creation.
After a free meal, the evening will conclude with the 7 p.m. session Fossils, Dinosaurs and the Age of the Earth.
The conference will wrap up March 14 with Secular Humanism and New Age Spirituality during the 9:15 a.m. Sunday School hour and Health, Wealth and Prosperity Gospel: Is It Biblical? during the morning worship service at 10:30 a.m.
Dr. Carlson is the president of Christian Ministries International. He is recognized worldwide as one of the foremost authorities and lecturers on cults, world religions and the issue of human origins. Carlson has spoken in 79 countries. He is a graduate of Bethel University and Seminary, with additional studies at Jerusalem University College, the University of California and Cal State Hayward. Visit his website at www.christianministriesintl.org
All sessions are free and open to the public. Following the Sunday worship service a spuds and splits meal will be served. Proceeds from the free-will offering for the meal will be used for the church's building fund.
For more information about the conference, call the church at 835-4580 or visit www.befreechurch.com.