It will be a formal debate with opening statements, rebuttals, and closing statements. There will be a Q and A with audience participation afterward.
Christian: Lamont Mapp is a Christian Apologetics teacher and Bible teacher. He is a published author and founder of the 'Ask a Christian' forum. He has been in discussions with such men as John Lennox, William Lane Craig, Ravi Zacharias, and Lee Strobel. Lamont is a resident of Colorado Springs where he works for a ministry called Compassion International.
Atheist: Jason Testerman is the founder of two secular organizations (Free Thought Exchange and Summit County Secular Freethinkers) , a member of COCORE and assistant organizer for the Denver Atheists meetup group. Jason is the oldest of 12 children, was Christian for 23 years and an overseas missionary. He is now a business owner, part-time actor, musician and aspiring author, who lives and works on a horse ranch in Silverthorne with his wife and kids.