Apologetics

In Apologetics, the competitor is given four (4) minutes to prepare a persuasive and reasoned speech that defends a tenet of the Christian faith and explains why that principle matters.(Stoa website).

Official Speech Description:

http://stoausa.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Apologetics-Rules-2017-18.pdf

List of Questions for this year:

http://stoausa.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Apologetics-Questions-2017-2018-1.pdf

What the Ballot will Look Like:

http://stoausa.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Apologetics-Student-Ballot-2017-2018-1.pdf

Quick and Easy Helps:

From Courageous Speech

August Apologetics Preview (12:07)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWXfB06f3Xk

Apologetics Class #1 Preview (15:16) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ByptXc6SgI

Apologetics Class #2 Preview (8:59) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPkF0GmDxnc

Apologetics Class #3 Preview (10:52) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ymjdZ9R4XU

Detailed Explanation:

Videos from a camp

Note: There are many ways to approach each speech includiing apologetics.  These videos explains one way.

MHSD Apol Camp 2016 Video 2: Goals – Scott Lowery

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1_LiO-fkXg&list=PLR3-b6Xcjlwjg8x7clfjrxzYjByBqy2JZ

MHSD Apol Camp 2016 Video 3: Formatting Your Card – Scott Lowery

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZQLcEU0rklk&index=2&list=PLR3-b6Xcjlwjg8x7clfjrxzYjByBqy2JZ

MHSD Apol Camp 2016 Video 4: Organizing Your Box – Scott Lowery

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Irl12mBK3Ds&index=3&list=PLR3-b6Xcjlwjg8x7clfjrxzYjByBqy2JZ

MHSD Apol Camp 2016 Video 5: Prep Time  – Scott Lowery

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xHpYSCEeBr8&index=4&list=PLR3-b6Xcjlwjg8x7clfjrxzYjByBqy2JZ

MHSD Apol Camp 2016 Video 6: Speech Outline – Scott Lowery

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k39OPVqT9E0&list=PLR3-b6Xcjlwjg8x7clfjrxzYjByBqy2JZ&index=5

MHSD Apol Camp 2016 Video 7: Delivery – Scott Lowery https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=16mse3FmTGA&list=PLR3-b6Xcjlwjg8x7clfjrxzYjByBqy2JZ&index=6

 

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