Rob Lundberg has taught Apologetics for over 20 years for various ministries, in churches as a guest speaker and break out speaker. He also has taught World Religions and Cult Evangelism at Mid America Baptist Theological Seminary and the Hudson Valley Bible Institute in Schenectady NY. He has also written and taught four course in apologetics and world views for the Fredericksburg Bible Institute and Seminary in Fredericksburg, VA. With a degree in Religious Studies from Oklahoma Baptist University, Rob completed continued his formal studies at Mid America Baptist Theological Seminary in Schenectady, NY with a M, Div. in theology, and a Certificate in Christian Apologetics from Biola University; and is anticipating Ph.D. studies in Apologetics from Newburgh Seminary.
He currently serves a Chapter Director and Community Apologist with Ratio Christi and is the founder and director of The Real Issue Apologetics Ministry. Rob has appeared on numerous radio and television programs with the most recent being on Ratio Christi TV’s Truth Matters program (Click here to view the program). Rob is married to his lovely wife, Kathy, and they have a daughter Christine.
Rob’s view of the world does not just target the local college campuses and coffee shops. It also includes various venues, with a global focus having participated in mission work in the Republic of Moldova and in India via Skype meetings. Rob understands today’s issues from a worldview perspective, knowing how to communicate on various levels the truth claims of the Christian faith. Whether it is being his normal “down to earth self,” or discussing the rigorous issues for why the Christian faith is true, he knows what it means to incorporate Christian apologetics as a spiritual discipline that undergirds the ministry of evangelism into daily living. His target is always the gospel.
Rob Lundberg is the Chapter Director and Community Apologist with Ratio Christi. He is blogger, writer, equipper, and public speaker. For four years in his mid to late teenage years, he spent time as an apathetic skeptic. After a few years of careful investigation of the historical, philosophical and empirical underpinnings of the major religious worldviews, Rob discovered that the historical Christian faith can answer the questions of the longings of the heart and mind.
Rob continues to speak to student groups and diverse audiences. In his earlier years in NY Rob has appeared as a guest on numerous radio and television programs all over the country.
Rob holds a BA in Religious Studies from Oklahoma Baptist University and a Masters of Divinity in Theology from Mid America Baptist Theological Seminary. Rob has served as an Adjunct Professor at Mid America Baptist Theological Seminary, an Assistant Instructor at the Hudson Valley Bible Institute and a visiting Professor in Apologetics and Worldview Studies at the Fredericksburg Bible Institute and Seminary and is available to speak to your church or group.
Rob desire to be toward impacting the heart and mind of those are seeking truth, but have not yet come to accept the claims of Christ. His approach models of one his mentors through: of society’s thinkers and influencers through:
- Evangelism: Evangelism is the goal of apologetics, and it is toward sharing the gospel through one on one conversation, podcasts, videos, television programs, and publications that reach listeners and readers from around the world.
- Apologetics: Rob desires to disciple a team of evangelists who have a heart for the Lord, understanding apologetics and who are willing to share the burden of forums, speaking engagements, panels, and debates to answer objections to Christianity with gentleness and respect.
- Spiritual Disciplines: Rob strives to model and build Christ-like character through resources that are coming out and have yet to come out of this ministry.
- Training: Rob participates and hosts events at churches and online, which are designed to instruct and equip all who desire to effectively contend for the Christian worldview.
- Humanitarian Support: Loving our neighbor as ourselves is our humanitarian arm, working with the churches to minister to the needs of those who need the apologetic of touch.
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To schedule him to speak to your group or your church, contact him by sending an email or calling 540.424.2305.
You can also find Rob is also a member of An Impressive Community of Tent Making Christian Case Makers found on J. Warner Wallace’s Cold Case Christianity website.
Favorite Apologists: Ravi Zacharias, C. S. Lewis, Blaise Pascal, Norman Geisler, R. C Sproul, Francis Schaeffer, J. P. Moreland, Frank Turek, J Warner Wallace
Favorite Apologetic Books: Pensees, Scaling the Secular City, Tactics, I Don’t Have Enough Faith To Be An Atheist, True Spirituality, How Then Shall We Live, Can Man Live Without God, Mere Christianity, Screwtape Letters
Favorite Treats: Klondike Bars, Peppermint Patties, Heath Bars, Black Raspberry Ice Cream
Hobbies: Fishing, target shooting, archery, Baseball, blogging, writing, coffee shop dialogues with skeptics and believers alike
Favorite Fictional Books: The Hobbit, The Lord of Rings, and The Narnia Chronicles
Favorite Movies: The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings Trilogies, The Dark Knight Trilogies, God’s Not Dead 1 & 2, Do You Believe?
Favorite Bands: Phatfish, Getty Music, King and Country, Kerry Livgren & AD, Apologetix, Michael Card, and Aryn Michelle
Favorite Superheroes: Batman, Spiderman, Iron Man, Captain America (Some people would put Jesus as a Super Hero. He is the Ultimate Super Hero and the ONLY One to Whom I bow).