What happens when Christians link arms and model Chris-like love and kindness?
Susie Larson will be sitting in for Chris Brooks, talking with author, CEO and innovator Peter Greer. Peter helps equip the next generation of Christ-centered social entrepreneurs who have committed their lives to cultural and social impact. We welcome your calls to Equipped where the focus will be collaboration and generosity for the glory of God!
Susie Larson is a popular radio talk show host, national speaker, and author. She hosts her own daily live talk show, Live the Promise with Susie Larson, which airs across the upper Midwest and in several other locations around the country. The author of 15 books, Susie is also a veteran of the fitness field and has twice been voted a top-ten finalist for the John C. Maxwell Transformational Leadership Award. Susie and her husband live near Minneapolis, Minn.
Peter Greer is President and CEO of HOPE International, a global non-profit focused on Christ-centered job creation, savings mobilization and microenterprise development. Peter was formerly employed by World Relief, serving as a microfinance advisor in Cambodia and managing director of Urwego Community Banking in Rwanda.
Peter is a graduate of Messiah College and completed a Master's Degree in Public Policy at Harvard University. He resides in Lancaster, Pennsylvania with his wife, Laurel, and three children.
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.