America has lost a hero. Senator John McCain led an extra-ordinary life with more than its share of trials. Pastor and culture watcher, Dr. Jim Denison joins Chris Brooks to review the life of this Vietnam POW, Civil Servant and Presidential Candidate. What did John McCain know that every believer needs to understand if we are to stand strong for Jesus today? The answer will either bring joy or fear to your heart! Don’t miss this crucial conversation on Equipped!
Dr. Jim Denison is an author, speaker, and CEO of Denison Ministries, which is transforming millions of lives through meaningful digital content. Through The Daily Article, a free email newsletter and podcast, he guides subscribers to discern today’s news biblically. Dr. Denison speaks into significant cultural issues at DenisonForum.org and DrJimDenison.com, and on radio, TV, Social Media, and at seminars and churches. He is the author of multiple books and has taught on the philosophy of religion and apologetics.
Chris Brooks is the senior pastor of Woodside Bible Church, a multisite congregation across the Detroit metropolitan area. Chris served for 20 years as the senior pastor of Evangel Ministries, a thriving 1,600-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 Doctor of Ministry degree at Asbury Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Yodit, are the proud parents of six children: Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah, Sophia, and Christyana.
Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages you to grow spiritually, think critically, and live compassionately in your community. Interact with Chris as he empowers you to live out the gospel in a rapidly changing culture. This live, one-hour program, airing weekdays at noon CT, features special guests and welcomes your participation by callling in and by plugging in through social media.