For our first installment of the Kuyper Lectures on March 5th, 2016, we were pleased to welcome Mr. Joe Carter. Mr. Carter presented two lectures on the topic of Christians and the Media: “How the News Makes Us Dumb” and “Can Christians Trust the Social Media?” See the links below for the audio.



Joe Carter is a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, the public policy arm of the SBC. The ERLC is focused on political activism and cultural engagement, and Mr. Carter helps them do this in their use of mass media. He is also a regular fixture online and on social media, where he writes for The Gospel Coalition and The Acton Institute. He has in the past worked as an editor for First Things Magazine.