Foundations | Reasons We Believe

Foundations | Reasons We Believe

Saturday, March 16, 2024, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: Gateway Seminary, 3210 E. Guasti Rd., Ontario, CA US 91761-8642


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Register for Foundations: Reasons We Believe, a one-day workshop focused on apologetics for the church, hosted by ADVANCE and IESBA. Sessions will be offered in Spanish and English for church-goers of all skill-levels.


Group registration includes on-campus admission and lunch for 10+ people.  
Individual tickets includes on-campus admission & lunch for one.
Online only tickets do not include lunch or other conference materials.

Course Credit: Anyone attending Foundations at Gateway’s main campus in Ontario can apply to receive one hour of ADVANCE elective credit free of charge. We will also waive your ADVANCE application fee when applying for this elective credit. To apply and receive credit, please request a form during check-in the morning of the event. If you have more questions about credit, you can email


  • 8 a.m. | Check-in & Registration
  • 8:30 a.m. | Main Session
  • 9:30 a.m. | Breakout One
  • 10:45 a.m. | Breakout Two
  • 11:45 a.m. | Lunch
  • 12:30 p.m. | Main Session
  • 1:15 p.m. | Breakout Three
  • 2:30 p.m. | Main Session

Main Sessions

The Rock: Building the Church on Truth | Jeff Iorg, Gateway Seminary
Help My Unbelief: Thinking Biblically About Faith & Doubt | Adam Groza, Gateway Seminary
The Gospel: The Gates of Hell Will Not Prevail | Anthony Dockery, St. Stephens Baptist Church


The Bible: Is Scripture Reliable? | Anthony Ferguson, 11th Street Baptist Church
The Culture: Truth Across Cultures | Jacob Daniel, Heritage Counsel
The End: Are We in the Last Days? | Alex Stewart, Gateway Seminary
Evangelism: Navigating Faith, Feelings, & Reason | Felton Patrick Christian, Friendship Baptist Church
The Future: A.I., Transhumanism, and Technology | Prashanth Daniel, Reasonable Truth
Identity: Who Am I? | Carlos Pamplona, Reasonable Truth
Jesus: How is He Both God & Man? | John Shouse, Gateway Seminary
Justice: Have Christians Done More Bad than Good? | Mark Rogers, Fellowship Church
The Occult: Understanding Demons & the Occult | Kevin Lewis, Institute for Theology & Law
The Only Way: Do All Religions Lead to God? | Sam Welbaum, California Baptist University
Science: Does Science Disprove God & the Bible? | Josh Howeth, Pathway Church
The Trinity: How Can God Be Three & One? | David Rathel, Gateway Seminary
Entender los Demonios y lo Oculto | Jesus Ontiveros, The Vine Español
Evangelismo: Navegando por la Fe, el Sentimiento, y la Razón | Javier Chavez, Hosanna Christian Fellowship
Inteligencia Artificial, Transhumanismo y Tecnología | Gerardo Zavala, Iglesia Mas Vida