One of the most frightening trends in modern America is the pressure on our children to ‘choose’ their gender under the influence of doctors and educational professionals. Coming up on Equipped with Chris Brooks, a former pediatric critical care nurse and medical ethicist will reveal the roots of this movement and take your questions about how parents can protect their children from life-altering decisions.
Jennifer Lahl is the founder and president of The Center for Bioethics and Culture Network. Jennifer worked as a pediatric critical care nurse, a hospital administrator, and a senior-level nursing manager for 25 years. She pursued graduate studies in bioethics as it relates to medicine, science, technology, law, and philosophy, in order to bolster her deep passion for those who have no voice. She also serves on the North American Editorial Board for Ethics and Medicine. Jennifer has produced several documentaries covering the stem cell debate, the ethics of surrogacy, the fertility industry, and physician-assisted suicide.
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.