When it comes to doing life together, Christians must sit down across racial lines, listen well for understanding and learn to walk in each other’s skin.
Pastor Bryan Loritts has walked the halls of American evangelical communities for decades. He joins Chris Brooks on Equipped to decipher the differences between Evangelicalism and White Evangelicalism as we open our hearts and minds to the differences that should bind us together – not drive us apart.
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graduate of Cairn University (formerly Philadelphia College of the Bible) and Talbot School of Theology, Loritts was recently voted one of the top thirty emerging Christian leaders by Outreach Magazine. He is the co-founder of Fellowship Memphis, a multi-ethnic church helping it to grow from twenty-six people in a living room to several thousand. Bryan also served as pastor for preaching and mission at Trinity Grace Church in New York City and is the author of several books.
He is the president of the Kainos Movement, an organization aimed at establishing a multi-ethnic church in America as the new normal, and sits on the Board of Trustees for Biola University and Board of Directors for Pine Cove. He is the husband of Korie and the proud father of three boys, Quentin, Myles and Jaden.
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 5 children, Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah, and Sophia.