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Equipped with Chris Brooks

Air Time Monday-Friday 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
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February 11, 2023

What Makes a Marriage Last?

Chris welcomes his wife, Yodit to the program as they share their love story and review God’s faithfulness over the years.  What do you think makes for an enduring marriage? Share your thoughts about the character and spiritual qualities that create a marriage that lasts on this special edition of Equipped!


Yodit Brooks
Yodit Brooks

Yodit Brooks

Yodit Brooks is a wife, mother, and pastor’s wife of 25+ years. She serves faithfully in Woodside Bible Church where her husband, Christopher Brooks, is Senior Pastor. Yodit cares deeply about kids in foster care and orphans and is an advocate for adoption. In 2010, she founded Infinite Love Orphan Care Ministry. Yodit and Chris have been married for over 25 years.  They are the proud adoptive and biological parents of six children, Christopher, Zoe, Cameron, Judah, Sophia, and Christyana.

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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.