Diversity Strengthens Apologetics: An Interview with Melissa Pellew
My name is Melissa Pellew and I serve as full-time Co-Chapter Director and Community Apologist with Ratio Christi at Winthrop University and York Tech College as well as Peer Mentor with Ratio Christi College Prep. I live in Rock Hill, SC with my husband, Devin and six-year-old daughter, Eliana.
Through the ministry of Ratio Christi, we are equipping college students to defend the Christian Faith as well as engaging unbelieving and skeptical students on the truth of Christianity using history, science, and philosophy. Throughout the week we hold formal gatherings and apologetic discussion groups as well as public events and debates on the university campus.
While our primary focus is the secular university campus, I have also been involved in apologetics training in various community outlets from prisons to churches, youth groups, and conferences. The Lord has also called me to share the truth of Christianity and to share the Gospel in hostile environments such as atheist conferences, pagan festivals and secular humanist discussion groups…