Hot Topics

Hot Topics

WHAT: Hot Topics Series 13. Come to one, some, or all 10 talks!
WHEN: 7–9pm Wednesdays 5 February to 20 May 2020 (following Semester 1 academic calendar)
WHERE: SMBC Croydon Campus, 43 Badminton Road, Croydon
WHO: Ideal for all those who want their hearts and minds challenged biblically
COST: $10 (if booked and paid for before 2pm on the day), or $15 at door

SMBC Hot Topics is a series of 10 talks held on Wednesday evenings at 7pm(sharp)–9pm. They are open to the public and run from Wednesday 5 February to 20 May. These talks are ideal for those who want their hearts and minds challenged biblically.

All 10 talks can be audited (listen and learn, but with no assessment) for $90 or studied with assessment for $395 for credit (24hrs credit) toward the SMBC Introductory Certificate in Christian Studies (ICCS).

Alternatively, you can select to attend individual talks for $10 per person per talk, if registration and payment are completed by no later than 2pm on the day of the Hot Topic attending. Note: after 2pm the cost is $15 per person which is payable at the door (Visa/Mastercard) at 6.45pm.


Register for all 10 Talks (audit - $90)

Register for individual talks:
1. 5 February: Sharing God's Love? Medicine and the 'Social Gospel'  - Andrew Browning
2. 12 February: Reclaiming Marriage: Risky Renegade Reformers - Rachel Ciano
3. 19 February: Sharing Truth in a Post-Truth World - Richard Shumack
4. 26 February: Meteorology and Theology: Climate Change and the Bible - Roger Lewis
5. 11 March: Social Media, Ourselves and Our Children - Myles Carrick
6. 18 March: What Happened When Jesus Died? Natural Disasters and the Crucifixion - Daryn Graham
7. 25 March: The Violence of God in the Old Testament - Kit Barker
8. 29 April: From the Word to Our World: Life-Transforming Application - Derek Brotherson
9. 13 May: Pastorally Caring for People with Gender Confusion - Rob & Claire Smith
10. 20 May: Understanding Grief and Loss Through Jesus’ Death and Resurrection - Colleen Hirst

OR call 02 9747 4780 during office hours to register

To register for all 10 Talks (for credit towards ICCS - $395) please contact our registrars here

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SMBC, PO Box 83
43 Badminton Road, Croydon NSW 2132
T +61 2 9747 4780
Sydney Missionary and Bible College is an affiliated college with the Australian College of Theology
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ABN: 11 000 047 950