Today Chris addresses one of the most significant and taboo topics of our time – Suicide. How do we respond to those who are devastated both emotionally and spiritually? If you are struggling with desperation or are concerned for a loved one, join us as June Hunt, of Hope for the Heart, walks us through the warning signs of suicide and directs us to Biblical encouragement leading to enduring life!
988 US-based Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: Dial 988
Available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
June Hunt is the founder of Hope for the Heart, a worldwide biblical counseling ministry that provides numerous resources for people seeking help. She hosts a live, two-hour call-in counseling program called Hope in the Night, and is the author of numerous books including Counseling Through Your Bible Handbook and How to Handle Your Emotions.
Feeling desperate & need help? Call Hope for the Heart: 1-800-488-HOPE (4673) Mon-Fri. 8AM-1:30AM
Chris Brooks is the senior pastor of Woodside Bible Church, a multisite congregation across the Detroit metropolitan area. Chris served for 20 years as the senior pastor of Evangel Ministries, a thriving 1,600-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 Doctor of Ministry degree at Asbury Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Yodit, are the proud parents of six children: Christopher, Zewditu, Cameron, Judah, Sophia, and Christyana.
Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages you to grow spiritually, think critically, and live compassionately in your community. Interact with Chris as he empowers you to live out the gospel in a rapidly changing culture. This live, one-hour program, airing weekdays at noon CT, features special guests and welcomes your participation by callling in and by plugging in through social media.