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Equipped with Chris Brooks

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January 23, 2024

College Students Longing for Jesus

Do you know that college students are ripe for the Gospel?  This generation is longing to know that someone sees them and loves them.  Today Chris talks with AIA's Phil Gillespie who has spent over 30 years in Campus ministry. He says this this generation of college students is ripe for the Gospel in ways we may not recognize! Catch their conversation and learn how we can reach these students for Jesus!

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Phil Gillespie
Phil Gillespie

Phil Gillespie

Phil Gillespie is the Campus director with Athletes in Action as Michigan State.  AIA is the sports ministry of Cru. Phil and his wife Julie met as students at the University of Cincinnati and caught a vision for campus ministry there. Together they have served with AIA for over 30 years with 24 years of those years at Michigan State. 

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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.