Dr. Del Tackett, Lt Col (USAF, Ret): “The Engagement Project”
About the Topic: In the Engagement Project, Dr. Tackett answers two important questions, Why did Jesus leave? and Why does God send? The answers to these questions may turn your world right-side up. In this new series, Dr. Del Tackett takes us on a series of worldview tours that reveal God’s endgame for all of us… what He is after. You’ll discover God’s world-changing mission for yourself and for your family and that Jesus has told us exactly what He wants us to do. In the Engagement Project, you’ll learn why & how this will change everything.
About the Speaker: Dr. Del Tackett, a 20-year veteran of the United States Air Force, is the architect and teacher of The Truth Project, a video-based small group resource experienced by over 20 million people in more than 100 countries. The Engagement Project is Dr. Del Tackett’s next set of small group Biblical worldview tours, helping believers “to understand who we truly are, why we are still here, and what God has asked us to do.” His other teaching series include Cross Examine, Who Is Jesus, and the theatrical release Is Genesis History? among others. As an officer in the United States Air Force during the George H. W. Bush administration, Del served at the White House as director of technical planning for the National Security Council. He worked for years in the software engineering discipline and led the team that developed a critical command and control system for NORAD in Cheyenne Mountain, Colorado. Dr. Tackett is one of the founders of New Geneva Theological Seminary and a professor of numerous worldview courses. He led and taught for years at the collegiate Focus Leadership Institute, currently teaches as an adjunct professor for the Alliance Defending Freedom, Summit Ministries, and Impact 360, and has authored hundreds of Biblical worldview articles on faith, family, and culture. Dr. Del Tackett earned his doctorate in Management and Computer Science from Colorado Technical University. Del and his wife Melissa have been married for more than 50 years, have 4 grown children, 9 grandchildren and reside in the Black Forest near Colorado Springs, CO.
Concurrent Programs Available: Camp Caleb Junior (3rd-4th grade), Camp Caleb Adventure (5th-6th grade), Camp Caleb Challenge (7th-8th grade), and Allegheny Outback! (9th-12th grade)
A five-day traditional summer camp program with age-specific programs for rising 2nd-8th graders, Camp Caleb brings military youth into an authentic personal relationship with Jesus Christ, to strengthen their own family and peer relationships, and to prepare them for standing for Jesus Christ as teenagers.
A six-day program for rising 9th graders through recent high school graduates, Allegheny Outback! challenges teens to develop their very own personal knowledge of God by modeling Christ in real-life situations with plenty of adventure along the way.