No matter what you are struggling with, from porn to pills, from money to alcohol, John Elmore knows what it’s like to be stuck and how to get free! If you think there’s no way out, don’t give up! John will share the hope of Christ’s transforming power over despair and addiction! Discover what you can do each day, one day at a time, to walk in freedom and joy!
John Elmore is the teaching pastor at Watermark Community Church in Dallas, Texas. Now, over fifteen sober years later, he leads the world’s largest weekly recovery gathering, called re:generation, where more than 1,200 people with every known sin struggle to find healing in Christ. Just months after sobriety, Elmore attended and was discipled at the Kanakuk Institute.
He holds a BBA in Marketing from Baylor University, a MA in youth and family ministry from John Brown University, and a ThM with honors in systematic theology from Dallas Theological Seminary. He lives with his wife and best friend, Laura, and their three children in Texas.
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.