Around the world millions of girls continue to be abused, abandoned, aborted, abducted and enslaved. They face discrimination in ways that threatens their very existence. Is there anything we can do to make a difference? Michele Rickett, founder and CEO of She is Safe, has been advocating for women and girls for 20 years and she believes each of us can play a role in improving the plight of these young ones! Learn what you can do to help, next time on Equipped!
Michele Rickett is the founder and president of She Is Safe, a global ministry that works to prevent, rescue and restore women and girls from abuse and exploitation in high-risk places around the world. Michele is a published author and speaker and has led international outreach for over 20 years.
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.
Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages listeners to live to grow spiritually, think Biblically, and live compassionately in a world that desperately needs our Savior. Chris examines all of life through the lens of a Biblical Worldview, equipping believers to live, share and defend their faith in today's rapidly changing culture.