If we could sit down with some Hispanic Christ-followers, what would they say they truly want from the Body of Christ in America? There is something they long for even more than jobs and the freedoms offered in our country.
From Austin Texas, Pastor Juan Sanchez joins Chis Brooks to share the answer! Bring your questions as we open a profound cultural and spiritual discussion – on this edition of Equipped!
Since 2005, Pastor Juan Sanchez has served as senior pastor of High Pointe Baptist Church – a multi-ethnic, multi-generational congregation in Austin, Texas. He is a graduate of the University of Florida and holds an MDiv, a ThM, and a PhD in systematic theology from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. In addition, Juan serves as a council member of The Gospel Coalition, co-founder and president of Coalicióno [COE-ah-LEE-see-oh], assistant professor of Christian theology at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and president of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention.
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.