Is Christianity still relevant in a post-modern Western culture? It is when you understand that Christianity is the source of our society’s most cherished values, values like freedom, kindness, progress, and equality.
Author and speaker Glen Scrivener takes us on a journey to discover how the teachings of Jesus not only turned the ancient world upside down but continue to underpin the way we think of life, worth, and meaning.
Glen Scrivener is an ordained minister and the Director of Speak Life, an organization that exists to share the love of Jesus through creative communication. He has also authored several books, including The Gift, 321, The Story of God, the World and You and Long Story Short: The Bible in 12 Phrases. Originally from Australia, Glen has spent most of his life in the UK. He is passionate about people meeting Christ and equipping Christians to share their faith. He’s often found speaking at churches and universities, producing online media in the studio, or in his office, and writing books and other evangelistic material. Glen is married to Emma, and they have a daughter, Ruby, and a son, JJ. He and his family attend All Souls Church in Eastbourne, UK
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.