J. Warner Wallace spent his career as a detective solving cold cases. Once he came to Christ, he applied those same skills to proving the historical validity of Christianity! Today on Equipped, he will identify the evidence for Jesus and offer a comprehensive, user-friendly resource to help you do the same. Listen to affirm your own faith and confidently communicate it to others!
J. Warner Wallace is a Dateline-featured cold-case homicide detective, Sr. Fellow at the Colson Center for Christian Worldview, adjunct professor of Apologetics at Talbot School of Theology and Southern Evangelical Seminary, and a faculty member at Summit Ministries. J. Warner became a Christ-follower at the age of thirty-five after investigating the claims of the New Testament gospels using his skill set as a detective. He eventually earned a Master’s Degree in Theological Studies from Gateway Seminary. He has written several books including Cold-Case Christianity, Person of Interest, God’s Crime Scene, and Forensic Faith.
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.