What’s holding you back in life? Is it the fear of failure? Childhood pain? Broken relationships? Or maybe you need a fresh encounter with God! Pastor Mark Jobe will bring lessons from the life of Elijah for overcoming our past and moving forward into the call of God. He will discuss his next exciting chapter as the new president of Moody Bible Institute! If you are feeling stuck in life, this is your day to find freedom!
Dr. Mark Jobe is an author, radio host, pastor, and social entrepreneur in the city of Chicago. He is lead pastor of New Life Community Church, which has grown from a handful to several thousand people currently meeting at over 20 locations throughout Chicagoland. Dr. Jobe is also the newly appointed President of Moody Bible Institute, effective Jan. 2, 2019. He is also the founder of New Life Centers, an organization focused on helping and mentoring at risk youth in the city and New Life Cities dedicated to planting churches in urban centers around the world. He holds a masters degree from Moody Theological Seminary and a doctorate from Bakke Graduate University.
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.