Suicide is all too common among teens and young adults. Society’s attempts to address the problem fall far short of what our children need. You can count on Equipped to bring a different approach as Chris and his guest, Janet Denison, offer Biblical tools for open communication on this difficult topic. If your life has been impacted by suicide or you need to speak wisely and well to your children about this threat, hope and help are here!
Janet Croswhite Denison is an author, Bible teacher, and Christian speaker. She and her husband, Jim, have served four churches and for the past eight years have worked to establish and grow the Denison Forum ministries. Janet is a popular speaker for church and community events, and is the founder of ChristianParenting.org. Her thoughts and blogs can be found there and at JanetDenison.org
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.