In today’s society, those who tell the stories control the cultural narrative. This is why it is crucial that we share the story of our faith while respecting the unbeliever and keeping the focus on Jesus. Cultural apologist, Josh Chatraw joins Chris Brooks to will help us speak into a skeptical post-Christian culture in a way they will hear. We can all learn to tell the Gospel story better.
Joshua D. Chatraw is executive director of the Center for Public Christianity and theologian-in-residence at Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Raleigh, NC. His writing and speaking focuses on public theology, apologetics, and culture. He has written and edited several books including, Apologetics at the Cross, Cultural Engagement and The History of Apologetics.
He earned his Ph.D in Biblical Studies from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and has served in a full-time academic post, as well as pastorates in Virginia and Georgia.
Chris Brooks is the Senior Pastor of Woodside Bible Church, a multisite congregation across the metro-Detroit area. Chris served for 20 years as the Senior Pastor of Evangel Ministries, a thriving 1600-member church in the heart of Detroit. He also served as the campus dean of Moody Theological Seminary in Plymouth, Michigan. A popular Detroit radio host since 2005, Chris is the author of Kingdom Dreaming and Urban Apologetics. He graduated from Michigan State University with a BA in Finance, completed his MA in Christian Apologetics at Biola University, and graduated from the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics. He is currently pursuing a DMin degree at Asbury Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Yodit, are the proud parents of 6 children, Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah, Sophia, and Christyana.