Studies have shown that an addiction to pornography can be as strong and hard to break as a drug addiction. Nate Larkin of the Samson Society joins Chris Brooks to share his own story of victory over porn and how men across the country are finding freedom and purity in the power of Christ. What's your struggle? Find help to start on the road to freedom, today!
Nate Larkin is the founder of the Samson Society and the author of Samson and the Pirate Monks: Calling Men to Authentic Brotherhood. He is a graduate of St. Lawrence University and Princeton Theological Seminary. He is also a recovering porn and sex addict. Nate is a popular speaker at conferences, colleges, and retreats, and is the co-host of two podcasts, the Pirate Monk Podcast, and the Positive Sobriety Podcast. He and his wife Allie live in Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee.
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.