Inside each of us is a longing for our world to be right and beautiful. God planted those things deep in our humanity so we can bring it to others! York Moore has a burning passion for Jesus, justice and people. He joins Chris Brooks on Equipped with an invitation to be part of something bigger than ourselves by joining God in His work of making all things new!
R. York Moore is a speaker, revivalist, and abolitionist. He serves as National Evangelist for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship USA. York became a Christian from atheism while studying philosophy at the University of Michigan. He also has an MA in Global Leadership from Fuller Seminary. York is the author of several books including Growing Your Faith by Giving it Away, Making all Things New: God’s Dream for Global Justice, and Do Something Beautiful. He lives in the Detroit area with his wife and three kids.
Chris Brooks is the Senior 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 the 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 6 children, Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah, Sophia, and Christyana.