Radio host, Bible scholar, and apologist Jeremiah Johnston turned the tables on Chris Brooks and asked him to share how Chris came to know the Lord and to follow God’s call on his life. They also had a great time discussing God’s heart for the city and what that means for each of us! It’s a backward broadcast as Chris Brooks sits in the guest seat today on Equipped!
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.