Our annual DEEP FAITH week will take place from February 13–15, 2017. Through special morning and evening chapel gatherings, we will ask God to examine our hearts and transform our minds—with the hope that our love for God and one another would be revived. Amy Orr-Ewing is the Director for Ravi Zacharias International Ministries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Director of Programmes for the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics (OCCA). She will be with us to open God’s Word, lead us in prayer and direct us towards a renewal of loving God with all of our hearts, souls, strength and minds.
Evening Worship: Monday and Tuesday, 9 p.m., A. J. Gordon Memorial Chapel
Morning Worship: Tuesday, 11 a.m., and Wednesday, 10:25 a.m., A. J. Gordon Memorial Chapel
Amy is a passionate exponent of a rational Christian response to many of the pressing cultural issues of the day, bringing her formidable theological knowledge to bear on a wide variety of subjects. She gained a first class degree in Theology at Christ Church, Oxford University, before receiving a Master’s in Theology from King’s College London. She is currently working on her Doctoral Thesis at Oxford University looking at the work of Dorothy L Sayers.
Amy has written two books exploring key questions in apologetics: Why Trust the Bible? and But Is It Real?. Her most recent publication is Millennials, which she co-authored with her husband Frog. They have also published Holy Warriors: A Fresh Look at the Face of Extreme Islam and Deep. She has contributed to the books Beyond Opinion, God and the Generations and Worth Knowing: Wisdom for Women.
Amy speaks and lectures on Christian Apologetics worldwide, at events such as Keswick and Alpha International, and on University campuses including Oxford, Cambridge, Vienna, and Hong Kong. Amy has been invited to speak in the White House and on Capitol Hill, as well as the Speakers Rooms in the UK Parliament. Amy and her husband Frog lead a church in Buckinghamshire called Latimer Minster, which they planted in 2010.
Areas of interest: the nature of truth, identity, rational defense of Christianity, the historicity of the Bible, New Testament history, ethical dilemmas, tolerance, evil, suffering, friendship, human trafficking.
Amy has made various appearances on national television in the UK including appearances on BBC Television (Blue Peter and Songs of Praise) and television networks in the USA. She is increasingly called upon to comment on a variety of topics relating to the Christian faith on radio interviews both across the UK and worldwide. She has contributed to various discussions including the BBC Radio 4’s Beyond Belief.