How is the emotional health of your church? If that question seems strange, consider how well your congregation loves each other and resolves conflicts. As we grow in Christ, our ability to love others well also matures but that’s not always easy to do! Pastor Pete Scazzero joins Chris to introduce practical skills that will help your church breakthrough relational roadblocks and experience fresh joy in serving Jesus!
Dr. Pete Scazzero is the founder of New Life Fellowship Church in Queens, New York City. After serving as senior pastor for twenty-six years, Pete now serves as a teaching pastor/pastor at large. He is the author of several books, including The Emotionally Healthy Leader. Pete is co-founder, along with Geri, of Emotionally Healthy Spirituality. He holds a Masters of Divinity from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Ministry in Marriage and Family.
Chris Brooks is the Teaching Pastor of Woodside Bible Church, a multisite congregation across the metro-Detroit area. Chris served for 20 years as the Senior Pastor of Evangel Ministries, a thriving 1600-member church in the heart of Detroit. He also served as the campus dean of Moody Theological Seminary in Plymouth, Michigan. A popular Detroit radio host since 2005, Chris is author of Kingdom Dreaming and Urban Apologetics. He graduated from Michigan State University with a BA in Finance, completed his MA in Christian Apologetics at Biola University, and graduated from the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics. He is currently pursuing a DMin degree at Asbury Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Yodit, are the proud parents of Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah, and Sophia.