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Equipped with Chris Brooks

Air Time Monday-Friday 1:00 PM-2:00 PM
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October 20, 2023

War and the Bible

What does the Bible teach about war? What makes a war permissable or "just"? Mikel Del Rosario and Michael Rydelnik will help you find the answers you need, whether you’re asking for yourself or for a friend!

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Michael Rydelnik
Michael Rydelnik

Michael Rydelnik

Dr. Michael Rydelnik is vice president and Academic Dean and professor of Jewish Studies at Moody Bible Institute and the Bible teacher on Moody Radio's Open Line, answering listener Bible questions on over 200 stations nationwide across Moody Radio. The son of Holocaust survivors, he was raised in an observant Jewish home in Brooklyn, N.Y., and became a follower of Jesus the Messiah during his high school years. He is the author of several books, co-editor of The Moody Bible Commentary and contributor to many Bible teaching programs.

Mikel Del Rosario
Mikel Del Rosario

Mikel Del Rosario

Dr. Mikel Del Rosario helps Christians find clear answers to tough questions about Christianity and explain the faith with courage and compassion. He currently teaches apologetics, philosophy, and Bible as an Associate Professor of Bible and Theology at Moody Bible Institute.  Before coming to Moody, he spent a decade teaching Apologetics and World Religions to undergraduate students at William Jessup University in California. He also worked in Cultural Engagement at the Hendricks Center of Dallas Theological Seminary, podcasting and helping students navigate difficult conversations around issues of God and culture.  Previously, he led a youth group of Vietnamese refugees in Southern California, mentored college-aged students in the Philippines as a missionary with Converge Worldwide, and served as the Student Ministries Pastor for multicultural youth groups and college students on staff at a church in the Bay Area of California.

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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.