The Singularity Saints Podcast

A discussion of faith, emerging technology, and dealing with the future before it gets here.

021: Left in the Dust

October 20th, 2019

As technology moves forward in ways that change what it means to be human, what happens to those of us who don't want to go along? And what does that mean for the church and its relevance and witness?

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020: Peter Clarke & The Singularity Survival Guide

September 21st, 2019

I’m joined today by writer Peter Clarke, author of multiple articles on technology and the recently published satirical novel The Singularity Survival Guide. Peter gives his take on how technology will affect our social issues and how to keep a smile on your face in spite of an uncertain future.

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019: The Future of Education

September 8th, 2019

Will schools and colleges survive the coming wave of technological advancements in education? We’ll discuss how new tools may unleash new methods of learning, foster more independent instruction, and upend schools as we known them. Artificial intelligence, Virtual Learning, brain stimulation and more.

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018: Technology and Sexuality

August 5th, 2019

How will emerging technologies impact human sexuality? With VR, ectogenesis, and sex-bots becoming reality, what are we to do? Given the mature topic, listener discretion is advised.

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017: What about Transhumanism?

July 13th, 2019

What happens when all of our technological predictions converge on the human person? Today we discuss the growing movement of transhumanism. What is it, what are it’s hopes, and can a Christian be a transhumanist?

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016: Science Fiction with Nate Ward

June 21st, 2019

Science Fiction can be more than cheap genre fiction with little value. Joined by my guest, Nate Ward of The Things We Say Podcast, we discuss how science fiction can inspire and what we think some gets right and some gets wrong.

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015: Technology and Warfare, PT 2

June 6th, 2019

How will the emergence of new technologies change the face of warfare? On what basis and theological foundation may Christians respond? With so many divergent views, can there be a place for Christians to critique and question these advancements?  This is part 2 of 2.

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014: Technology and Warfare, PT 1

May 15th, 2019

How will the emergence of new technologies change the face of warfare? How will conflicts play out in the future? In this episode we discuss select technology in development for the battlefield, separating some fact from fiction, and considering the risks. This is part 1 of 2.

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013: Artificial Intelligence, Pt.2

April 27th, 2019

We continue our discussion of artificial intelligence, focusing in part 2 on the unique questions and thoughts of those in the church.

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Easter Greetings! 2019

April 20th, 2019

Let's never forget the real turning point in history; the resurrection of Jesus Christ. May you have a blessed Easter.