We live in a world where technological advancements often contribute to the greater good. Recent developments in Artificial Intelligence raise questions about just how “good” this tech may be. Coming up on Equipped, Dr. James Spencer will help us navigate the use of AI with discernment and wisdom!
James Spencer is a theologian specializing in biblical interpretation and the intersection of theology with other disciplines such as sociology, decision-making science, media studies, and organizational leadership and strategy.
After completing his PhD in Theological Studies from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, James spent eleven years in higher education administration. He currently serves as the President of the D. L. Moody Center in Northfield, MA, and is faculty chair at Right On Mission. James writes opinion pieces for sites such as The Christian Post, TownHall.com, and The Western Journal. He also appears as a guest on podcasts and radio programs to speak on a variety of topics from a biblical and theological perspective. James remains active in research and writing, particularly in the area of discipleship and prayer.
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.