As we look around at the problems facing our nation and our families, it’s easy to give in to fear but Pastor Max Lucado says, like Queen Esther in the Old Testament, we were born for this moment! He joins Chris Brooks to remind us that whatever you are facing, God is working to right the wrongs and care for His people even when everything seems to be falling apart! Discover God’s grand reversals and take fresh courage!
Max Lucado is a pastor, speaker, and bestselling author who, in his own words, “writes books for people who don’t read books.” He serves the people of Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas, and his message is for the hurting, the guilty, the lonely, and the discouraged: God loves you; let Him. Max’s books have sold more than 92 million copies in 54 languages worldwide. In 2021, Max was awarded the Evangelical Christian Publishing Association (ECPA) Pinnacle Award for outstanding contribution in publishing. Max and his wife, Denalyn, live in San Antonio, Texas. They have three grown daughters, two sons-in-law, and two grandchildren.
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.