Hundreds of Sri Lankan Christians were killed in their churches on Easter Sunday! Can believers thrive in so much violence and death? What can we learn from them as we live for Christ in our own country? How have you handled opposition to your witness for Christ? Share your thoughts and stories as Dr. Jeremiah Johnston and Chris Brooks explore the power of persecution.
Dr. Jeremiah Johnston is a New Testament scholar, apologist, and speaker. His passion is equipping Christians to give intellectually informed accounts of what they believe. Jeremiah is known for his unique communication skills and his infectious love for people. Jeremiah ministers internationally as President of Christian Thinkers Society. His is also the host of The Jeremiah Johnston show, a weekly broadcast dedicated to equipping you with solutions to both daily and complicated challenges of the Christian life.
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 6 children, Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah, Sophia, and Christyana.
Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages listeners to live to grow spiritually, think Biblically, and live compassionately in a world that desperately needs our Savior. Chris examines all of life through the lens of a Biblical Worldview, equipping believers to live, share and defend their faith in today's rapidly changing culture.