As we look at our changing culture and the current state of our nation, it is easy to give way to fear. What will the future hold? We need more than wishful thinking! We need to know that better days are ahead! Noted apologist and author Lee Strobel joins Chris to remind us that we can look ahead with the confidence and courage we have in Christ – on this hope-filled edition of Equipped!
Atheist-turned-Christian, Lee Strobel was the award-winning legal editor of The Chicago Tribune and currently serves as Professor of Christian Thought at Houston Baptist University. With a journalism degree from the University of Missouri and a Master of Studies in Law degree from Yale, Lee is a New York Times best-selling author of more than twenty books including The Case for Christ, The Case for Faith, and The Case for a Creator.
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.