I am known as an interesting, energetic, and engaging speaker.  In anonymous student evaluations over the years, students have often written comments such as, “I had to take this course to fulfill a requirement. I thought it would be boring. But it was my favorite class.”  I have similarly received high praise for all of my speaking engagements. For testimonials regarding my speaking engagements, click on the statements posted below the videos. Some of my most recent speaking engagements are listed below. As you can see, they encompass a wide variety of topics. If you are interested in considering me as  a speaker for your group, please fill out and submit the form below.

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Speaking Engagements

 

Thinking Orthodox: developing an Orthodox Phronema

Dec. 6, 2020

Book signing & speaking engagement at St. Anthony Antiochian Orthodox Church, San Diego

The Undisputed Epistles of Paul

Feb. 2020

Catholic Bible Institute, Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Pasadena, CA

Apocalypse of John

Feb. 2020

All-day Seminar on the Apocalypse of John, St. George Orthodox Church, Hesperia, CA

Interpreting the Bible as an Orthodox Christian, The Formation of the New Testament Canon, and Origins of the Bible

Feb. 2020

Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, Solana Beach, CA

The Bible and the Church Fathers In Youth Formation

Jan. 2020

Orthodox Camp and Youth - Workers Annual Conference, Phoenix, AZ

Thinking Orthodox

Nov. 2019

Ancient Faith Women’s Retreat, Antiochian Village, Ligonier, PA

Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

Aug. 2019

GROW (God Renewing Orthodox Women) Retreat, Malankara Orthodox Church Retreat Center, Dalton, PA

From Antioch to America: St. John Chrysostom on Modern Life

Apr. 2019

Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, Kansas City, MO

The Judge on Trial

Mar. 2019

The Trials and Crucifixion of the Lord, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Dallas, TX

Jesus and the Adulteress

Nov. 2018

St. Paul Episcopal Church, San Diego

Introducing Our Children to the Bible

Sep. 2018

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Webinar

CSI: Canon of Scripture Investigation

Nov. 2017

St. Herman Sobor Annual Speaker, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Searching the Scriptures: Practical and Patristic Advice for Reading the Bible

Oct. 2017

Orthodox Christian Synergy Annual Symposium

Exploring the Book of Revelation

Oct. 2017

A four part series for OASIS, Senior Adult Enrichment Program, San Diego

Female Apostles of the Lord

Sep. 2017

Lecture at Ascension Roman Catholic Church, San Diego

The Great Schism of 1054

Sep. 2017

OASIS, Senior Enrichment Program, San Diego

The Theotokos and Orthodox Women: Separating Life from Legend and Theology From Piety

Mar. 2017

Her First Love” Annual Retreat, Dawsonville, GA

The Roman Trial of Christ

Mar. 2017

OASIS, Senior Enrichment Program, San Diego

Scripture as Sacrament

Mar. 2017

Lenten Lecture, St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, Tucson, AZ

The Jewish Trial of Christ

Mar. 2017

OASIS Senior Enrichment Program, San Diego

To Live is Christ: The Life and Letters of Paul

Mar. 2017

Annual Lenten Retreat, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Orlando, Florida

Icon Kissers and Icon Smashers: The Volatile Debate over Sacred Image

Jan. 2017

University of the Third Age, Community Outreach Lecture Series, San Diego

Image of the Invisible God: Orthodox Theology of the Icon

Jan. 2017

University of the Third Age, Community Outreach Lecture Series, San Diego

Uncovering the Bible’s Past, Part 2: Manuscripts and Translations

Jan. 2017

OASIS Senior Enrichment Program, San Diego

Uncovering the Bible’s Past, Part 1: Origins and Canon

Jan. 2017

OASIS Senior Enrichment Program, San Diego

Jewish Christianity and Christian Judaism: The Emergence of the Church from Judaism

Oct. 2016

St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral, San Diego

Introducing the Gospel of John

Oct. 2016

Ascension Roman Catholic Church, San Diego

Crash Course on the Gospels

Sep. 2016

Ascension Roman Catholic Church, San Diego

Image of the Invisible God: Orthodox Theology of the Icon

Feb. 2016

St. Paul Episcopal Cathedral, San Diego

Behind the Bible, Part 1: Manuscripts

Nov. 2015

Ascension Roman Catholic Church, San Diego

Behind the Bible, Part 2: Perils and Pitfalls of Translation

Nov. 2015

Ascension Roman Catholic Church, San Diego

WT Thank you Oct 2016