Living in this digital age presents some ethical challenges, especially for a Christian. How do we handle issues like religious freedom, hate speech, and sexual ethics?
Jason Thacker, a respected scholar on faith and technology, shares a vision for navigating our digital engagement in the public square in a way that honors God and promotes the common good. Don’t miss this insightful discussion today!
Jason Thacker is one of the foremost scholars on the intersection of faith and technology. He serves as a Research Fellow at The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention. He also serves as Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Ethics at Boyce College in Louisville, Kentucky.
His books include The Age of AI, Following Jesus in a Digital Age, and Track: A Student’s Guide to Social Media. He also edited the recent volume The Digital Public Square: Christian Ethics in a Technological Society and has published scholarly articles on Christianity and technology. Jason earned his MDiv and is a Ph.D. candidate in Ethics and Public Policy at SBTS. He is married to Dorie and they have two sons.
Chris Brooks is the senior pastor of Woodside Bible Church, a multisite congregation across the Detroit metropolitan area. Chris served for 20 years as the senior pastor of Evangel Ministries, a thriving 1,600-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 Doctor of Ministry degree at Asbury Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Yodit, are the proud parents of six children: Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah, Sophia, and Christyana.
Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages you to grow spiritually, think critically, and live compassionately in your community. Interact with Chris as he empowers you to live out the gospel in a rapidly changing culture. This live, one-hour program, airing weekdays at noon CT, features special guests and welcomes your participation by callling in and by plugging in through social media.