Category: Literary Apologetics

Sep 03

2016 Festival Recap

Athanatos Ministries was pleased to host its first annual Christian arts and apologetics festival this summer in Greenwood, WI. The schedule was packed with authors, musicians, bands, speakers, filmmakers and even a comedy act. There is too much to say and too much to show, but we have some video clips below that give the …

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Aug 12

Hillary Morgan Ferrer talk: Stealing Past Watchful Dragons

ACM hosted our first annual Athanatos Arts & Apologetics Festival this summer, August 4-7, 2016 in Greenwood, WI, featuring many artistic expressions: music, film, novels, drama, the visual arts, etc. In the spirit of ACM’s mission to defend the Christian faith through the arts, the festival encouraged artists to appeal as much to secular audiences as with Christian ones. In …

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Apr 24

What if you never found your favorite elements in any books you read?

In our last two newsletters, we asked, YOU TELL US: What if you never found your favorite elements in any books you read – would you have to become a writer and put them in your own stories? What is missing from stories that you could contribute? We wanted to share with you a response …

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Dec 12

“Inspired Scribe” Writing Workshop

“Inspired Scribe” Christian Writer’s Workshop Date/Time: January 16 @ 8:30-5 pm. Location: ACM’s offices at 105 S. Main St., Greenwood, WI. Short Description: A day-long writing workshop geared for Christians, hosted by ACM (Dr. Anthony Horvath and instructor and writing contest judge, Debbie Thompson). Cost: $100, Lunch included (pizza and subs). Description: This workshop will provide the author …

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Apr 02

Pathos: The Grand Myth

ACM is proud to announce the release, with the editorial leadership of novelist Rob Cely, of its newest literary magazine, Pathos. P quarterly magazine of culture and faith, Pathos explores all the major ideas that move our world today: in politics, science, art and popular culture, and examine what they mean and how they intersect with the life of faith. Each issue also includes poetry, fiction and art from some of today’s finest emerging talents. In this issue Pathos explores the idea of the Grand Myth – the foundational beliefs that form the basis of our worldview and offer the framework through which we interpret our experiences. Plus, new fiction from Anthony Horvath, essays, poetry and more.

Apr 03

The Vision of Literary Apologetics

by Dr. Holly Ordway Why is apologetics, the defense of the Christian faith, important? In one sense, Christianity needs no defense. God, who is Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, does not depend for His existence on our belief. However, many people who do not know the living God are separated from Him in part by …

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Jan 26

Athanatos Christian Ministries and Hieropraxis to Partner in Literary Apologetics Vision

I am very pleased to announce that Athanatos Christian Ministries has partnered with Hieropraxis, led by Dr. Holly Ordway, in their mutual quest to defend, promote, and transmit the Christian faith through the arts, and literature in particular. ACM has been pursuing its vision for ‘literary apologetics’ by hosting conferences and writing contests for almost …

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