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Equipped with Chris Brooks

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February 03, 2023

Why Believe?

For centuries skeptics have disputed the claims of Christianity.  Now more than ever we need to know if our faith can hold up to their arguments. Apologist and research scientist, Neil Shenvi has engaged the best contemporary arguments against Christianity. Whether you are a Christian or not, Neil will answer your questions about why we believe what we believe.


Neil Shenvi
Neil Shenvi

Neil Shenvi

Neil Shenvi received his Ph.D. in theoretical chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley, and worked at Yale University and Duke University, publishing over 30 peer-reviewed papers. After becoming a Christian in graduate school, he became interested in the intersection of science and religion, the reliability of the New Testament, and philosophical arguments for the truth of Christianity. He is married to Christina and currently homeschools their four children.

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Chris Brooks

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

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.