Attend seminars, book signings and readings led by more than 200 leading Christian authorsincluding Gary Chapman, Max Lucado, James Denison, Stormie Omartian, Jack Graham, Donald Miller, Liz Curtis Higgs, Randy Alcorn, Thelma Wells, Calvin Miller, J. I. Packer, Don Piper, Lee Strobel, and many more!
Panel discussionsled by authors on the following topics:
What is the Gospel (with Richard Stearns, Mark Roberts, Tullian Tchividjian, Justin Taylor)
The Emerging Church (with Scot McKnight, Tony Jones, Kevin DeYoung, Alex & Brett Harris)
A Guided Tour of Heaven & Hell (with Randy Alcorn, Don Piper, J I Packer, Sam Storms)
Living Christianly in a Post-Christian Culture (with Donald Miller, Ruth Haley Brown, Randy Frazee, Mary DeMuth)
Does the God of Christianity Exist (Anti-theist author Christopher Hitchens debates four Christian apologists: Lee Strobel, Douglas Wilson, James Dennison and William Lane Craig)
Evening worship eventshosted by Max Lucado and Sheila Walsh and featuring authors Andy Andrews, Liz Curtis Higgs, Henry Blackaby, Lysa TerKeurst, Michelle McKinney Hammond, Donald Miller, Brett & Alex Harris, Don Piper, Jimmy Dorrell, Thelma Wells and music artists Heather Headley, Travis Cottrell, Cindy Morgan, Joy Williams, Nicole C. Mullen, and Lenny LeBlanc. A special film screening of Collision, will be shown each night featuring the "collision" of worldviews between atheist Christopher Hitchens and Christian Douglas Wilson. They will be present to sign their latest book together, Is Christianity Good for the World?
An interactive exhibit floorwith thousands of Christian books at Show discounts, an amazing KidZone featuring children's authors, characters and activities for the whole family; Bible History Experience with rare biblical antiquities and a live demonstration of an exact replica of the Gutenberg Press, an African American Pavilion, and the Bible Across America tour, where attendees can handwrite a verse for an historic Bible that will be presented to the Smithsonian Institute.
School and Family Programs
We invite you to bring your school group to the Christian Book Expo for a day of activities, book readings, meeting authors, attending workshops and viewing exhibits. Friday's programming is set up to accommodate school groups and field trips. We have posted suggested itineraries for various grade levels at our web site at: www.christianbookexpo.com/groups/schools.php