In these days of high anxiety over COVID-19, it’s easy to lose our focus on the One who has everything under His control. Are you worried about your future, afraid for your loved one's care, or struggling financially? Trillia Newbell joins me with ancient and contemporary stories of God’s great care for His people. We will take your calls and discuss faith over fear on this edition of Equipped!
Trillia Newbell has authored several books including Sacred Endurance: Find Grace and Strength for a Lasting Faith, If God Is For Us - a 6-week Bible study on Romans 8 and United: Captured by God’s Vision for Diversity. She has also written the important children’s book God Very Good Idea: A True Story of God’s Delightfully Different Family and she is a newly hired acquisitions editor with Moody Publishers.
Her writings have appeared in many media outlets and she speaks at conferences, churches, women’s retreats, colleges, and seminaries.
Her greatest love besides God is her family. She is married to her best friend and love, Thern. They reside with their two children near Nashville, TN.
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.