Are you experiencing real peace and joy in life? The Bible tells us that it’s not only possible; it is God’s will for us! Chris Brooks will examine the ‘theology of shalom’ that helps us flourish in the midst of adversity and affliction with Bible scholar Jeremiah Johnston. He will help us learn to create habits that open the way to genuine Shalom in our own lives.
Jeremiah is a New Testament scholar, author, apologist, a Fox News contributor, and he ministers internationally as President of Christian Thinkers Society. Jeremiah is passionate about resourcing believers to give intellectually informed reasons for what they believe. Jeremiah and his wife, Audrey, along with their five children, including triplet boys, live in Texas.
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.