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Equipped with Chris Brooks

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Past Programs


September 25, 2023

5 Lies of Our Anti-Christian Age

Our modern culture is outspoken about what it means to be a woman, but how does the modern view align with God’s plan for women? Dr. Rosaria Butterfield is a pastor’s wife, homeschool mom, and former professor of women’s studies at Syarcuse University. She will share her personal journey through the lies she once believed about sexuality, faith, feminism, gender, and modesty. She will also explain how all that pales in the beauty of Biblical womanhood!

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September 22, 2023

Don’t Tell Anyone You’re Reading This

With vulnerability and tact, Lina AbuJamra approaches the universal, yet personal, topic of sex. In her latest book titled, Don’t Tell Anyone You’re Reading This, Lina talks about what it’s like to struggle with sexual temptation and shame. It’s the amazingly real sex talk that finally leads to freedom.

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September 21, 2023

The Formation of Timothy Keller

Pastor Tim Keller was one of the most influential church leaders of this century.  Many of us know his sermons and his books but we don’t know what shaped his life and ministry. Collin Hansen joins Chris to show how God formed this man who will eventually become a voice of relevant Christianity for this post-Christian generation! 

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September 20, 2023

Why Marriage and Kids are Good for You

A recent study shows that marriage and children make the happiest people in America. Why is this true and what are the roots of true happiness? Chris wants your input as we explore the answer. Get in on the discussion on this edition of Equipped!

Article: Surprise? Marriage single best predictor of long-term happiness  by John Stonestreet

Article: If Satan Wrote a Book on Parenting by Tim Challies

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September 19, 2023

The Essentials: Why Truth Matters Pt. 3

What we believe determines how we live.  In a world where it’s hard to separate fact from fiction, we need to understand and embrace the fundamental truths of Christianity.  Join Chris Brooks on Equipped as he examines the essentials of Christianity, using the affirmations of the Apostle’s Creed as a beginning with “I believe in The Sacrifice of Jesus.”  

Download your copy of The Apostles Creed.pdf

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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

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.