Christian, how are you serving Christ in your daily work, outside the walls of your church? Pastor, how are you equipping your flock to be the body of Christ on their jobs and in the world?
We’ll talk about it today when Tom Nelson, president of Made to Flourish, joins Chris Brooks to discuss how believers can fully follow Jesus in all of life!
Dr. Tom Nelson is president of Made to Flourish, a community of pastors encouraging churches to connect faith with work and the economy. He is also the lead senior pastor of Christ Community Church in Kansas City. Dr. Nelson has authored several books including Ekklesia: Rediscovering God’s Design for the Church. He has served on the Board of Regents of Trinity International University.
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.