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Equipped with Chris Brooks

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April 18, 2023

What Are Christians For?

Our culture is far from the original plan laid out in Genesis. The Bible paints a much different picture of God’s plan for His people and His world.  Can we find our way back?  Author Jake Meador joins Chris Brooks to give some insight into this question and cast a vision for a profoundly Christian approach to creating a life-giving society. 

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Jake Meador
Jake Meador

Jake Meador

Jake Meador is the editor-in-chief of Mere Orthodoxy, an online magazine covering the Christian faith in the public sphere, and he is a contributing editor of Plough. His first book was In Search of the Common Good: Christian Fidelity in a Fractured World. Jake’s work has been published in several outlets including First Things, National Review, and Christianity Today.  He lives in Lincoln, Nebraska with his wife, Joie, and 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.