Mary Jo Sharp

  • Assistant Professor of Apologetics
  • Program Coordinator for Apologetics (Minor and MA)
  • External Networking Apologist


  • MA, Apologetics, Biola University
  • BME, University of Oklahoma

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Logic
  • Apologetics Communication

Teaching Focus

Apologetics and Communication


 Defending the Faith: Apologetics in Women’s Ministry (Kregel Publications, 2012), Why Do You Believe That? A Faith Conversation Bible Study (LifeWay Press, 2012)
Does the Story of Jesus Mimic Pagan Mystery Stories?” Come Let Us Reason: New Essays in Christian Apologetics (B&H Academic, 2012)
“Does the Bible Borrow From Pagan Myths?” The Defense of the Bible  (B&H Academic, forthcoming)

Additional Information

 Mary Jo Sharp is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society and the Evangelical Philosophical Society. She is the founder of Confident Christianity apologetics ministry through which she is an international speaker and debater. Her current work focuses on developing apologetics events, online apologetics education, and expanding the role of apologetics in social media as an influence in culture.