Viral Jesus is a podcast from Christianity Today about digital communication and the power of social connections. Join author and communication scholar Heather Thompson Day as she dives deep with ministry leaders, content creators, and social media influencers to find out how they're starting important conversations, building community, and sharing their faith in digital spaces.
Episode 64|44minGen Z Needs Your Patience, Not Your Judgment
Christian college students share their perspectives on mentoring, spiritual formation, and what their generation needs most from today’s leaders.
Episode 63|57minBeth Moore: God Is Always Talking to Us
How to hear and know the Lord’s voice throughout the seasons of your life.
Episode 62|47minJo Saxton: You Need Space to Practice Your Gifts
Practical advice on finding a mentor—and what to do when you can’t.
Episode 61|56minChristine Caine: Don’t Confuse Platform with Ministry
Undaunted wisdom and advice from the tireless activist, evangelist, and (virtual) mentor.
Episode 60|57minJosé Rojas: Giving It All Away
This son of Mexican immigrants became a leader in the church and the White House. Now he’s using his influence to mentor a new generation of leaders.
Episode 59|43minWhat We May Be Getting Wrong About the Image of God
In a culture that’s quick to block, mute and ghost others, our pursuit of relationships is integral to how we reflect a relational God.
Episode 58|1 hr 8minWhat You May Be Getting Wrong About the Character of God
Bible teachers Ty Gibson and David Asscherick are passionate about introducing people to a loving and beautiful God who’s in pursuit of humanity.
Episode 57|46minWhat You May Be Getting Wrong About God’s Vision for the Church
Theologian Joel Muddamalle on recovering the church’s lingua franca and rejecting the sacred-and-secular divide.
Episode 56|56minWhat You May Be Getting Wrong About Biblical Womanhood
Beth Allison Barr’s bestselling book has stirred fierce debates on social media about women in the church. She hopes it also will motivate us to give our Bibles a closer read.
Episode 55|38minWhat You May Be Getting Wrong About God
The new year begins a new “Viral Jesus” series that asks us to lay all our plans before God and renew our communication with him.