Speakers Bureau - Francis W. Szarejko

Szarejko, FrancisTo schedule a presentation with Francis W. Szarejko contact him at 913.226.3345 or by e-mail at .

Francis W. Szarejko's presentations are intended for high school and college students and adults. Preferred settings include junior or senior high classrooms; youth group events; college public forums, group events, and classrooms; youth, teen, and adult Bible study classes; church organizations; and general public forums.

Possible topics include:


  • Can a Christian be pro-choice?

  • Defending Life – arguments against abortion

  • The Personhood of the Unborn

  • The SLED Test – A simple argument for the personhood of the unborn

  • How to Be a Pro-Life Advocate without Being Obnoxious/How to Have a Conversation about Abortion

  • Unmasking Abortion Slogans

  • What You Should Know About Personhood Theory

  • The Freedom of Choice Act: Attack on the Unborn


  • What is Embryonic Stem Cell Research? What is wrong with it?

  • What is Cloning and Why Should We Care?

  • Stem Cells: Promise or Peril?

  • Alternatives to Embryonic Stem Cell Research

  • Biotechnology: What’s coming in the Brave New World – a look at developments in biotechnology and the ethical challenges they bring

  • Transhumansim: What is it and how does it threaten us?

  • Assisted Reproductive Technologies: A Christian Appraisal


  • The Basics of Advanced Directives

  • The Threat of Euthanasia & Assisted Suicide

  • A Christian Primer on End-of-Life Ethics

  • Death with Dignity—A Christian View

  • Is it Okay to Pull the Plug? When Do We Let Go of Life?

  • Care at the End of Life

  • Human Worth, Living and Dying, Suffering and Surviving: Quality of Life vs. Sanctity of Life

  • Futile Care Theory: Coming soon to a hospital near you

Lutherans For Life

For Life! An Introduction to the Ministry of Lutherans For Life

Men, Women, and Relationships

Reflections on Being a Son, Father, and Grandfather

Society and Various Apologetics Topics

  • What Have They Done with Jesus? A look at the evidence for the historical Jesus in the light of recent attacks like The DaVinci Code, the New Atheism; numerous bestsellers by authors such as Elaine Pagels and Bart Ehrman.

  • The Historicity of the Resurrection – A minimal facts approach that demonstrates that the best explanation for the empty tomb is the physical resurrection of Christ

  • Moral Relativism in Our Culture and in the Church

  • The Darwinian Delusion – Why evolution fails as a scientific theory and why it matters to us as Christians.

  • The Thinking Christian: How to Love God with All Your Mind – A challenge to believers to know what they believe and why they believe it.

  • Christian Apologetics: What is it? Why do we need it?

Persons with Disabilities

Tammy’s Treasure – A personal story of life with our daughter Tammy


Personal: Francis W. Szarejko has been married since 1969 to Marsha and has lived in the Kansas City metro area since 1996. The Szarejko's have three adult children and two grandchildren.

Education: M.A. in Christian Apologetics, Biola University, 2006; Master of Public Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, 1972; B.A. in Policial Science, Villanova University, 1971; Chartered Financial Consultant 1990; Chartered Life Underwriter 1992; Chartered Advisor for Senior Living 2006, The American College.

Professional: Partner, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Kansas-Missouri Region, Overland Park, Kansas.

Francis W. Szarejko speaks and teaches regularly on apologetics, bioethics, and Christian living topics. He has published one book and numerous articles on Chrisitan living.