What does it mean to worship in Spirit and in Truth? Dr. David Currie has been training pastors for many years. When it comes to planning a worship service, he has heard it all - from concerns over song lyrics, to distractions in the service and discontent over the style of preaching. Whether you lead the service or are worship from the pew, bring your questions about how to engage in Biblical worship in your church.
David A. Currie is associate professor of pastoral theology and Dean of the Doctor of Ministry Program and the Ockenga Institute at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Dr. Currie has also pastored several churches in the U.S. and abroad with the Coalition for Christian Outreach and has served as the chair of the New Church Development Committee of the Philadelphia Presbytery and served on the Presbytery Council.
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.