PODCAST EPISODE

E48 Bruce chats with Terrell Carter

BRC & Friends

Apr 21 2021 • 45 mins


Welcome to BRC & Friends, a podcast where Bruce Reyes-Chow chats with activists, artists, academics, and adventures who are committed to making the world a more thoughtful, loving, and just place.In episode 48, Bruce sits down with Terrell Carter, pastor, artist, nonprofit executive director, and author of Taking Apart Bootstrap Theology: Gospel of Generosity and Justice, available May 15th from Judson Press. Bruce and Terrell discuss the disconnect present in white Evangelical Christianity between scriptural beliefs and sociopolitical alignments. Terrell shares his experience transitioning from the conservative African American church experience of his youth to the white fundamentalist landscape he encountered in academia. He also discusses the period of time he spent working as a police officer, and how it did not protect him from harassment by law enforcement. They discuss recent police violence against Black and Brown people, and how American policing and society at large are built to uphold white supremacy.To wind down, they discuss Dr. Who nostalgia as a comfort watch and escape from reality, their shared enjoyment of Bruno Mars, and ask the hard-hitting question: is David Bowie the only white musician?Thanks for listening, please subscribe, like, and share!Connect with Terrell Carter:Website: https://terrellcarter.net (https://terrellcarter.net) Twitter: https://twitter.com/tcarterstl (https://twitter.com/tcarterstl) Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/tcarterstl/ (https://www.instagram.com/tcarterstl/) Preorder Taking Apart Bootstrap Theology: Gospel of Generosity and Justice: https://www.judsonpress.com/Products/J289/taking-apart-bootstrap-theology.aspx (https://www.judsonpress.com/Products/J289/taking-apart-bootstrap-theology.aspx) --------------------------------------------Become a patron and support Bruce’s Podcast making on Patreon.https://www.patreon.com/breyeschow (https://www.patreon.com/breyeschow)Listen to all of Bruce's Podcast tomfoolery:Spreaker (MAIN): http://bit.ly/brcspreaker (http://bit.ly/brcspreaker)Apple iTunes: http://bit.ly/brcfriends (http://bit.ly/brcfriends)Google Podcasts: https://bit.ly/3aiYPa7 (https://bit.ly/3aiYPa7)Audible: https://adbl.co/2RBLpiF (https://adbl.co/2RBLpiF)Spotify: https://spoti.fi/3uFnXPR (https://spoti.fi/3uFnXPR)iHeartRadio: https://ihr.fm/3s4CgMc (https://ihr.fm/3s4CgMc)You can also view the unedited video recordings on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/breyeschow (https://www.youtube.com/breyeschow)Connect with Bruce on the socialsWebsite: http://www.reyes-chow.com (http://www.reyes-chow.com)Twitter: https://twitter.com/breyeschow (https://twitter.com/breyeschow)Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/breyeschow (https://www.instagram.com/breyeschow)Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/breyeschow (https://www.facebook.com/breyeschow)Bruce's dogs would be very happy if you subscribed to and rated this podcast and they would be over the moon if you followed, liked, tagged, and shared this podcast on —Twitter: https://twitter.com/brcandfriends (https://twitter.com/brcandfriends)Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/brcandfriends (https://www.instagram.com/brcandfriends)Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/brcandfriends (https://www.facebook.com/brcandfriends)Spreaker: https://www.spreaker.com/show/brc (https://www.spreaker.com/show/brc)Editing and Show Notes: https://www.fiverr.com/inbox/lhuff2016 (https://www.fiverr.com/inbox/lhuff2016)