2016 Conference Featured Speakers
Born and raised in the war zone of Beirut, Fouad has a passion for sharing the love of Christ with Muslims. He is founder of Crescent Project. He has trained nearly 11,000 North American Christians to sensitively and purposefully share their faith with Muslims through both the Bridges Seminar and Sahara Challenge training programs. He has served as a guest instructor at several universities and Christian ministries. He is producer of the DVD Study, Bridges: Christians Connecting with Muslims and the author of Is the Injeel Corrupted? He holds a bachelor's degree in Mass Communication and an M.A. in Islamic Studies from Fuller Theological Seminary.
Vice President and Middle East Director for e3 Partners, Tom is a longtime pastor and missionary to the Middle East serving for many years in numerous Islamic nations. A gifted storyteller, Tom brings God's astounding work in these nations to light. Whether in his books, on television (FOX News, The 700 Club), on the radio (Focus on the Family, Janet Parshall Live), at conferences (Epicenter, Passion), or in local churches, Tom shares fresh, compelling, and thought-provoking reports of God's activity. He is a much sought after speaker and the best selling author of seven books including Dreams and Visions, and Killing Christians.
Dr. Nabeel Qureshi is a global speaker and New York Times best-selling author of three books including Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus; Answering Jihad: A Better Way Forward and No God But One: Allah or Jesus. A former devout Pakistani Muslim, Qureshi has lectured at more than 100 universities and been featured in countless media outlets onscreen and in print. He has participated in 18 moderated public debates around North America, Europe and Asia. In addition to his two master's degrees, Qureshi earned a medical doctorate (MD) from Eastern Virginia Medical School and is completing a PhD at Oxford University