Grandchildren are great! If you are a grandparent, you are uniquely positioned to influence their lives for the Lord, but sometimes it can be hard to connect. Larry Fowler of the Legacy Coalition joins Chris Brooks to take your grandparenting questions on Equipped. Whether you are live near or far, have easy access or no access to them, they will help you overcome your difficulties so you can have maximum impact in the life of your grandchild!
Larry Fowler is the founder of the Legacy Coalition. His vision for a national grandparenting ministry brought together a gifted team of family, children and youth ministry leaders to launch this movement of God. His 40 years plus of ministry include experience as youth pastor and serving on the staff of Awana Clubs International as a missionary, International Director and Executive Director of Training.
Larry has authored books on children’s and family ministry, and is a regular conference speaker. Larry and his wife, Diane have two children and seven grandchildren.
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.