During these past months, images of social unrest, forest fires, street violence, and daily COVID updates have rocked our sense of safety and security. Learn to help heal your mind in a time of unrest as psychologist and MBI professor, Dr. Deb Gorton joins Chris Brooks to address your questions and concerns by bringing Biblical and scientific wisdom to bear on your mental outlook.
Deborah Gorton (M.A., Ph.D. Fuller Theological Seminary) is the Gary D. Chapman Chair of Marriage, Family Ministry, and Therapy at Moody Theological Seminary and Graduate School. She is a clinical psychologist and founding president of Siv Consultation. For more than 14 years, Deb has worked as a change agent for individuals, organizations, and emerging leaders, helping them refine, embrace, and thrive in their purpose. Built on the foundation of relationship, her core philosophy is that collaboration in community produces radical transformation. She is also the co-host of the new Becoming Well podcast through Moody Radio where you will discover how the truth of God’s Word intersects with your mental health and well-being.
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.