Do Christians have a responsibility to address evil and injustice in our culture? How do we stand for justice without sacrificing the Gospel? These are the questions being debated among evangelicals from the pulpit to the street. Chris Brooks and Dr. Darrell Bock of Dallas Seminary will address this debate on Equipped, delving into Scripture for the meaning of the Gospel – God’s greatest act of justice for all humanity!
Dr. Darrell L. Bock is Executive Director of Cultural Engagement and Senior Research Professor of New Testament Studies at Dallas Theological Seminary in Dallas, Texas.He is the author of over 40 books, including well-regarded commentaries on Luke and Acts and studies of the historical Jesus. His work in cultural engagement is evident as host of the seminary's Table Podcasts. He was president of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) for 2000–2001, is a consulting editor for Christianity Today, and serves on the boards of Wheaton College and Chosen People Ministries.
Chris Brooks is the senior pastor of Evangel Ministries, a thriving 1600-member church in the heart of Detroit. Chris is also a Dean at 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 and his wife, Yodit, are the proud parents of Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah and Sophia.