Parenting teens and young adults is tough in this post-Christian culture!
One of the most powerful parenting approaches is to join with our children in a positive journey, trusting God to transform all of us! Host Karl Clauson, welcomes youth and family strategist, Kara Powell who shares this fresh mutual-growth approach to help our children thrive in their own faith, family and future. Bring your questions to Equipped because it’s never too late or too early to connect with your child!
Host of Karl & Crew Mornings on Moody Radio Chicago, Karl is a husband, pastor, author, conference speaker and adventurer. His passion for spiritual awakening runs through them all. He's had diverse life experiences, like completing the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race at the age of 18, coaching a track team in South Africa, and pastoring churches in Chicago and Alaska. He loves to have conversations about life change through Jesus Christ over a good cup of coffee.
Dr. Kara Powell is the Executive Director of the Fuller Youth Institute and a faculty member at Fuller Theological Seminary. Named by Christianity Today as one of “50 Women You Should Know,” Kara serves as a Youth and Family Strategist for Orange and also speaks regularly at parenting and leadership conferences.
Kara is the author or coauthor of a number of books, including the award-winning book Growing Young. She and her husband Dave are regularly inspired by all the learning and laughter that comes from growing with their three teenage and young adult children.
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.