Speakers & Resources

Rosaria Butterfield


Rosaria Champagne Butterfield is a former tenured professor of English at Syracuse University. After her conversion to Christianity in 1999, she developed a ministry to college students. She has taught and ministered at Geneva College, is a full-time mother and pastor’s wife, and is author of Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert.


The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert – Expanded Edition


You Are What – And How – You Read

DOMA and the Rock

Engaging Gay Activists on Campus: A Primer


Russell Moore interviews Rosaria Butterfield – Oct 2014 ERLC National Conference

Sexuality, Identity, and the Doctrine of Repentance: My Train Wreck Conversion

Homosexuality, the Bible, and Public Discourse

Family Research Council Speech + Q&A

Conversations that Matter: Homosexuality & the Christian Faith

Q&A with Rosaria Butterfield

Marvin Olasky Interviews Rosaria Butterfield


Ryan Anderson


Ryan T. Anderson researches and writes about marriage and religious liberty as the William E. Simon Fellow at The Heritage Foundation. He is the editor of Public Discourse, the online journal of the Witherspoon Institute of Princeton, N.J., and co-author with Princeton’s Robert P. George and Sherif Girgis of the acclaimed book What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense.


What is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense


What is Marriage?

Marriage, Reason, and Religious Liberty: Much Ado About Sex, Nothing to Do with Race

Marriage: What It Is, Why It Matters, and the Consequences of Redefining It


ERLC 2014: Marriage in Crisis: The Conflict Between Sexual Freedom & Religious Liberty

What is Marriage? Full Lecture | Highlights | Q&A



Abdu Murray


Abdu is a co-founder and the President of Embrace the Truth International, which is an apologetics-based ministry dedicated to offering the Truth of the Gospel to Muslims, Jews, cult members, and skeptics.

Abdu was born into a Muslim family that encouraged his studies of the Qur’an and Islam. During the course of a years-long investigation into the historical and philosophical underpinnings of the major world religions, Abdu discovered that only the evidence for the historic Christian faith could withstand the toughest challenges.


Grand Central Question


Additional Resources


Same-Sex Marriage: A Thoughtful Approach to God’s Design for Marriageby Sean McDowell & John Stonestreet

Correct, Not Politically Correct: How Same-Sex Marriage Hurts Everyoneby Frank Turek

Can You Be Gay and Christian? Responding with Love & Truth to Questions about Homosexualityby Michael L. Brown



Dr. Robert George: What is Marriage?

Dr. Bradford Wilcox: Why Marriage Matters

Dr. Rogert Gagnon: Jesus, Scripture, & the Myth of New Arguments about Homosexual Unions

Family Research Council (5 minutes): Should Marriage Be Changed to Promote Same-Sex Couples?

Greg Koukl: Is Marriage About Love? | Setting the Record Straight: The Truth about Same-Sex Marriage

Frank Turek: Same-Sex Marriage – What’s the Harm?



The Gospel Coalition: Not That Kind of Homosexuality?

Breakpoint: Same-Sex Marriage and the Evangelical Church: A Symposium

Robert Gagnon: The Church in a Homosexual Culture

Mark Regnerus: Forbidden Fruit: Sex & Religion in the Lives of American Teenagers

Bradford Wilcox:

It’s Not Just the Economy Stupid: Why Is The Working Class Family Really Coming Apart?

What Do Marriage & Fertility Have to Do with The Economy?

Why Marriage Matters: Thirty Conclusions from the Social Sciences

Bringing Up Baby: Adoption, Marriage, and the Best Interests of the Child

The Witherspoon Institute: Marriage & the Public Good



Resources from Josh McDowell


Relationships That Transform




Websites & Social Media

Josh McDowell: josh.org | Twitter: @josh_mcdowell

Sean McDowell: seanmcdowell.org | Twitter: @Sean_McDowell

Abdu Murray: embracethetruth.org | Twitter: @AbduMurray

Greg Koukl: str.org | Twitter: @gregkoukl | @STRtweets

Frank Turek: crossexamined.org | Twitter: @Frank_Turek | @CrossExamined1

Dr. Robert Gagnon: Website

Dr. Robert George: Articles | Twitter: @McCormickProf

Dr. Bradford Wilcox: National Marriage Project | Twitter: @MarriageReport | @WilcoxNMP

Dr. Mark Regnerus: Website | Blog

Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse: The Ruth Institute | Twitter: @RuthInstitute

Video & Audio