Apologetic speaking is one of the individual events offered in the LFA.

About Apologetics

The Apologetics speech encourages competitors to study, articulate, and defend the core foundations of Christianity in a knowledgeable, sincere, and respectful manner, as expressed in 1 Peter 3:15. The competitor will have (4) minutes to prepare a persuasive and reasoned speech that defends a tenet of the Christian faith.  In advance of competition, each competitor may create a card file with index cards no larger than 4" x 6".  These cards may contain: Scripture, definitions, quotations, and any other pre-researched material.   All topics must be chosen from the topics listed below. 



                           Please click on the tab below for a list of the approved topics

                                                        for the LFA 2021-2022/ 2022-2023 season.