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Join Brad Merchant, Justin Earley, Jason Thacker and Samuel James for a panel discussion.

Find all of the sessions from THINK|23 here.

Brad Merchant

Brad serves as the Pastor of Theological Development at College Park. Brad is passionate about equipping people to be flourishing, joyful Christians. He enjoys spending time with friends, fellow College Park pastors and elders, and his wife and son.

Jason Thacker

Jason Thacker serves as the director of the research institute and chair of research in technology ethics at The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission. He also teaches ethics, philosophy, and worldview at Boyce College. He is the author of several books, including Following Jesus in a Digital Age and The Age of AI: Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Humanity, and often speaks on various topics including human dignity, ethics, public theology, technology, digital governance, and artificial intelligence. He is married to Dorie, and they have two sons.

Justin Whitmel Earley

Justin Earley is a lawyer, author, and speaker as well as a husband to Lauren and a father to his four sons: Whit, Asher, Coulter and Shep. Justin graduated from the University of Virginia with a degree in English Literature before spending four years in Shanghai, China, teaching and writing. Justin got his law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center and he now runs his own business law practice. He is the author of two books, The Common Rule: Habits of Purpose for an Age of Distraction and Habits of the Household: Practicing the Story of God in Everyday Family Rhythms, and frequently speaks at businesses, churches, and conference on habits, technology, and mental health.

Samuel D. James

Samuel James is the associate acquisitions editor at Crossway. He is the author of Digital Liturgies, a regular newsletter on Christianity, technology, and culture. He lives in Louisville, Kentucky, with his wife Emily and their three children.

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