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 an artistically gifted speaker, a revivalist, and abolitionist. He serves as the Executive Director-Catalytic Partnerships and as National Evangelist for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship USA. York helped found and is helping to lead the EveryCampus coalition, a bold seven-year national initiative incorporating over 40 organizations who have joined to see gospel movements and prayer on all 5,000+ campuses in America by 2025. He is also 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 on a farm in Michigan 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.
Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages listeners to live to grow spiritually, think Biblically, and live compassionately in a world that desperately needs our Savior. Chris examines all of life through the lens of a Biblical Worldview, equipping believers to live, share and defend their faith in today's rapidly changing culture.