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Equipped with Chris Brooks

Moody Radio

Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages listeners to live an impactful Christian life in a rapidly changing culture.

Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages listeners to live an impactful Christian life in a rapidly changing culture.

Location:

Chicago, IL

Networks:

Moody Radio

Description:

Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages listeners to live an impactful Christian life in a rapidly changing culture.

Language:

English

Contact:

820 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago, IL 60610


Episodes

Overcoming a Broken Past

7/3/2020
Can God still use us in spite of a painful past? Counselor and family therapist, Dr. Sabrina Black will talk about the practical work of living confidently and finding God’s grace to heal the broken places of our lives. We’ll also hear the story of God’s grace over the life of Senate Chaplain, Admiral Barry Black. Don’t miss the next exciting edition of Equipped with Chris Brooks!

Duration:00:53:59

Convicted!

7/2/2020
It’s a story out of the headlines: Crooked Cop Locks Up Innocent Black Man. The innocent man was sentenced to 10 years in a federal prison while the officer went back to his beat. Both men join Chris Brooks to share the raw emotion, pain, and transformation that moved them from enemies to brothers. Their story offers hope that bigotry and hate truly can be overcome by forgiveness and friendship.

Duration:00:53:59

Finding Peace & Happiness in Seasons of Pain and Chaos

7/1/2020
Equipping you to think and live Biblically means Chris Brooks keeps a sharp eye on current events. As we look around, it is easy to become discouraged and wonder if there is any good left in our world. Dr. Jim Denison will point the way to finding the good and knowing peace now. Join us for this relevant discussion!

Duration:00:53:59

Relational Unity in Tough Times

6/30/2020
Hurt is rampant in our society, as recent protests have shown. How can Christians be a catalyst for reconciliation? Chris talks with community organizer and pastor, Henry McClendon Jr. about what relational unity looks like in communities torn by violence. Can the police and pain-filled citizens really get along? It's a hope-filled message for our times - on this edition of Equipped!

Duration:00:53:59

Embracing Kingdom Diversity

6/29/2020
We are living in a time when the world desperately needs an example of unity in the midst of diversity. The Body of Christ can be that example if we clearly understand our mission. Dr. Walter Strickland joins Chris Brooks on the next edition of Equipped to bring us a blueprint for Kingdom Diversity so we can shine a light in our struggling world!

Duration:00:53:59

Artificial Intelligence, Humanity and God

6/26/2020
Scientist and apologist Dr. John Lennox delves into the world of the future and the role of Artificial Intelligence. What is the scope of AI now and how will it grow over the next 60 years? Dr. Lennox invites us to consider the implications of AI and the definition of “human” as he points the way to our ultimate answers. Don't miss this in-depth conversation about the scope of science and the hope of Christianity

Duration:00:46:56

Confronting Christianity

6/25/2020
Christianity is the most widespread global belief system and promises to remain so well into the future, but for many educated westerners, biblical Christianity is a dangerous idea―challenging some of their deepest beliefs. Citing state-of-the-art research, personal stories, and careful biblical study, Rebecca Laughlin joins Chris Brooks to explore 12 questions that keep many people from considering faith in Christ.

Duration:00:53:59

Issues that Matter Most to Christian Men

6/24/2020
Being a man in today’s culture is challenging but being a CHRISTIAN man can be an overwhelming prospect! Men who follow Christ also wrestle with tough questions like: How do I keep my thoughts pure? What makes a great husband? And can I really make a difference in the lives of my kids? Author and men’s ministry expert Patrick Morley offers straightforward answers for living a God-pleasing life in today’s world.

Duration:00:53:59

What is the Missing Piece in our Justice Discussion?

6/23/2020
What is the missing piece in our discussions in the quest for justice in our society? We need to have a theological perspective on justice! What is justice? How do we know when we have achieved it and how should we go about achieving it?Chris wants to hear from you as we delve into the Scriptures for a theological framework for justice!

Duration:00:53:59

Building A Better Father

6/22/2020
What does it take to be a great father? Maybe you have not had the example you needed growing up but you can still step into your generation and create a lasting legacy of trust, security, and faith in Christ in the lives of your children! Chris points the way, today.

Duration:00:53:59

Where Was God When That Happened?

6/19/2020
Where is God when tragedy strikes? Did He forget you needed Him? Many of us ask these questions when life overwhelms us. Author and pastor Christopher Ash will explain how, even in the middle of swirling emotions and troubling circumstances, our God is still in control!

Duration:00:53:59

Living with Power

6/18/2020
What is the key to walking in power? Surprisingly it is being grounded in God’s Word. Author, medical doctor, and singles speaker, Lina Abujamra will teach us to engage effectively with the Scriptures in order to grow our spiritual muscle and live in the power of the Lord! Great resources and encouragement come your way today!

Duration:00:53:59

Aging Well

6/17/2020
Did you know that we are living longer than in many previous generations? It’s true! Whether you’re 30 or 80, we can all learn to be marked by the character of Christ as we grow older. Author, speaker, and gracious woman of God June Hunt will bring practical wisdom for facing the challenges of aging. Learn to live out your years with spiritual strength!

Duration:00:46:57

Issues that Matter Most to Christian Men

6/16/2020
Being a man in today’s culture is challenging but being a CHRISTIAN man can be an overwhelming prospect! Men who follow Christ also wrestle with tough questions like: How do I keep my thoughts pure? What makes a great husband? And can I really make a difference in the lives of my kids? Author and men’s ministry expert Patrick Morley offers straightforward answers for living a God-pleasing life in today’s world.

Duration:00:53:59

From the KKK to the Cross of Christ

6/15/2020
As a church-going white supremacist, Tom was consumed by hatred for blacks and Jews. Then he encountered the authentic Gospel of Jesus Christ and became a transformed man! His story could have been ripped from today’s headlines as our nation still struggles with racial unrest. His testimony is a much-needed message for our times! Does God still change hearts? See for yourself in one of the most extraordinary true stories you’ll ever encounter!

Duration:00:53:59

One Blood - Parting Words on Race

6/12/2020
Racial tensions continue to make the headlines. More than ever the world needs the Church to lead. We hear from one of our heroes of the faith and a pioneer of the civil rights movement, Dr. John Perkins. He says there is something even more important than racial reconciliation and, at 90 years of age, he wants to share words of wisdom we need to hear while there is still time. Join us for an exceptional conversation with Dr. John Perkins!

Duration:00:53:59

What if Jesus Was Serious?

6/11/2020
If Jesus is serious, why don’t we take him seriously? Chirs Brooks will delve into some of the hard sayings of Jesus with author, speaker and thinker Skye Jethani. He will lead us into familiar lessons from the Sermon on the Mount but be prepared to have your assumptions challenged and your Christian walk revolutionized!

Duration:00:53:59

How to Give a Gentle Answer

6/11/2020
How are we to react to the outrage we see on television and social media? How would Jesus respond if he were walking the streets of our cities? We will examine the ways Jesus confronted the pain and sin of His world and learn to follow His example of living in gentle boldness when Scott Sauls and Chris Brooks team up on this edition of Equipped!

Duration:00:53:59

How to Give a Gentle Answer

6/10/2020
How are we to react to the outrage we see on television and social media? How would Jesus respond if he were walking the streets of our cities? We will examine the ways Jesus confronted the pain and sin of His world and learn to follow His example of living in gentle boldness when Scott Sauls and Chris Brooks team up on this edition of Equipped!

Duration:00:53:59

The Dad Difference

6/9/2020
Fathers may be the most important people in the world but how do you become a great dad, especially if you did not have a good example to follow? You find other men to follow! Pastor Bryan Loritts relates stories from his father and other great dads so we can all learn to give our children what they need. Bring your questions about becoming a dad who makes a difference to this edition of Equipped!

Duration:00:47:00