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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.

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

How Far to the Promised Land?

2/21/2024
Tune in early to hear a very special report from Moody Seminary in honor of Moody's first Black graduate in 1894, Mary McCleod Bethune! Then Chris Brooks wants you to meet a man named Esau. Esau thought of himself as an exceptional, hard-working black man who rose above poverty to grab the American dream. When he was asked to deliver his father’s eulogy, he began to rethink some things as he dug into his Southern family history. Esau’s story may refresh your spirit or challenge your stereotypes; either way, you won’t be the same! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:08

To Be a Woman

2/20/2024
We live in a time where the definition of “woman” eludes even keen thinkers and bright scientists. Dr. Katie McCoy says a generation of girls are being swept away in the confusing current of gender ideology and the painful results it brings. Today she shares solid research across many disciplines as well as Biblical truth about the reality of gender. Her insights will bring clarity and wisdom to today’s young women! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:11

Person of Interest

2/19/2024
What if all the Biblical accounts of Jesus were destroyed? Could we prove his existence just from historical records? As a former atheist and cold-case detective, J. Warner Wallace has investigated the life of Christ, based on the evidence from history alone. Find out how his discoveries led him to identify Jesus as the world's most important person of interest! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:12

God’s Design for Cultural Diversity

2/16/2024
America’s ethnic diversity is so beautiful, but why must it come with pain? For answers, let’s go back to the beginning. What was God’s original intent for racial and cultural differences? Dr. Steven Bryan joins Chris Brooks to answer that question and help us practically live it out in our communities, homes, and churches! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:52

Does God Exist?

2/15/2024
Is God real? How can you know for sure and, if He is, what difference does it make? Investigative journalist Lee Strobel answers your questions as he tackles the topic of the reality of God and how we can make Him known in a post-truth culture. Let Chris and Lee help you settle this foundational question once and for all! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:56

Marriages that Go the Distance

2/14/2024
What does it take to have a marriage that goes the distance? Today, Chris Brooks and his wife, Yodit, along with Dave and Ann Wilson of Family Life Today, will have a candid conversation about making it through the highs and lows of life together while keeping their focus on the Lord. Their honesty may be just the encouragement you need to keep your marriage strong. Don’t miss this Valentine’s Day edition of Equipped! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:11

A Biblical Vision for Friendship

2/13/2024
Friendship is a precious gift from God – more precious than many of us realize. Author Rebecca McLaughlin and Chris Brooks will delve into what Jesus meant when he said, “Greater love has no one than this: that he lay down his life for his friends.” Join us as we look at the risks and rewards of Biblical friendship! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:56

Revelation Pt. 4: Bright Hope for Tomorrow

2/12/2024
As Christians, we are facing some of the biggest cultural challenges of modern times, but this is not going to last! God has the final word. Join Chris Brooks as he delves into the book of Revelation for a glorious glimpse of the end of our story and the absolute confidence we can have as we look toward our future! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:12

Freedom Starts Today!

2/9/2024
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! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:12

Love Me Anyway

2/8/2024
Chris Brooks delves into a topic that has inspired and devastated humans from the beginning of time – LOVE. Popular author, speaker, and podcast host Jared C. Wilson joins Chris to unpack our longing for unconditional love and help us find the love of the only One who can fulfill that desire. Learn what it means to truly love and to be loved! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:48:16

Addressing Dilemmas of Critical Theories

2/7/2024
Many are concerned over the way Critical Theories have invaded government, education, and even churches. It’s happening so quickly we may not even notice the drift away from the Gospel. Coming up on Equipped, author Neil Shenvi will explain what’s behind these theories, what is true, and how we can rightly address issues like race, gender, and justice. EQUIPPERS - Our next EQUIPPER WEBINAR is next Thursday, February 1! REGISTRATION DETAILS ARE IN YOUR E-MAIL INBOX. Not an Equipper and want to attend? Become an Equipper Today See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:08

Don’t Follow Your Heart

2/6/2024
What’s wrong with ideas like, “Be true to yourself,” “Follow your heart,” and “Live your best life”? Author Thaddeus Williams says this rugged individualism does not deliver on its promise of happiness! Today, Thaddeus invites you to join a new generation of renegades who have found fulfillment in serving Someone more awesome than ourselves! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:10

Fractured Faith!

2/5/2024
What do you do when the faith you once held crumbles in the face of doubt, abuse, rejection, or injustice, even within the church? Bible teacher Lina Abujamra gets it. She walked that road and it nearly deconstructed her Christianity. Bring your questions as Lina shares her story and helps you find your way back to God even in the midst of your pain. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:11

Revelation Pt. 3: God Will End All Evil

2/2/2024
God has amazing things in store for us as His followers. One thing we are all eager to see is the end of evil! The Apostle John testifies to this in the book of Revelation. Join us as Chris helps you find the hope you need in the glory of God’s future plan for us and the world! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:11

The Uniqueness of Jesus

2/1/2024
C. S. Lewis said that to preach Christianity is to preach the resurrection. Jesus Christ is unique among all other religious leaders who ever lived, and one reason is that he rose from the dead! Because of the historical fact of Jesus’ resurrection, we have a living hope! Do you believe this? Chris Brooks and Dr. Jeremiah Johnston answer your questions about the resurrection and the uniqueness of Jesus. EQUIPPERS - Our next EQUIPPER WEBINAR is TODAY, right after the program! REGISTRATION DETAILS ARE IN YOUR E-MAIL INBOX. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:12

What you need to know about the Abortion Pill

1/31/2024
You may have seen these posts: “Get high quality, medically supported abortion care from the comfort of home.” But the facts tell another story! The abortion industry does not care for our women, teens, and least of all their babies. That’s why the abortion pill case is going to the Supreme Court. Dr. Christina Francis speaks for pro-life ob-gyns. She’ll take your questions about the abortion pill and how we can truly care for everyone impacted by unexpected pregnancies. EQUIPPERS - Our next EQUIPPER WEBINAR is this Thursday, February 1! REGISTRATION DETAILS ARE IN YOUR E-MAIL INBOX. Not an Equipper and want to attend? Become an Equipper Today See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:10

Lies, Truth, and the Holocaust

1/30/2024
You may know Mitch Albom as the New York Times best-selling author, a sportscaster, or even as a philanthropist. But, coming up on Equipped, Mitch tells us a new story about lies, truth, and the Holocaust! Join the conversation as Mitch unpacks his latest book and the lessons he has learned from unlikely teachers. EQUIPPERS - Our next EQUIPPER WEBINAR is this Thursday, February 1! REGISTRATION DETAILS ARE IN YOUR E-MAIL INBOX. Not an Equipper and want to attend? Become an Equipper Today See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:09

When Wrong Seems Right

1/29/2024
So many choices our kids face seem good and right but are actually harmful. How can they develop the Biblical discernment they need to choose well? The answer for them is the same as it is for us: by reading, studying, and integrating the Bible into their lives. Chris Brooks and Pastor Adam Griffin offer practical ways we can encourage our children to dig into the Bible, build discernment, and live wisely! EQUIPPERS - Our next EQUIPPER WEBINAR is this Thursday, February 1! REGISTRATION DETAILS ARE IN YOUR E-MAIL INBOX. Not an Equipper and want to attend? Become an Equipper Today See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:11

Revelation Pt. 2: Welcome to the New Millennium

1/26/2024
God has amazing things in store for us as His followers! The Apostle John testifies to this in the book of Revelation. It’s all about what awaits us when Jesus returns and makes all things new. Today Chris will help you find encouragement and the hope you need in the glory of God’s future plan! EQUIPPERS - Our next EQUIPPER WEBINAR is next Thursday, February 1! REGISTRATION DETAILS ARE IN YOUR E-MAIL INBOX. Not an Equipper and want to attend? Become an Equipper Today See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:29

Basics, Blessings, & Benefits of Scripture Memory

1/24/2024
There is no better goal for a new year than to know the Bible better! Every day, God is invites us into His presence by going deeper into His Word. Coming up on Equipped, Glenna Marshall joins Chris to reveal the art of memorizing God’s Word. No matter how old you are or how little you know, it’s easier than it sounds, especially if we do it together! EQUIPPERS - Our next EQUIPPER WEBINAR is February 1! REGISTRATION DETAILS ARE IN YOUR E-MAIL INBOX. Not an Equipper and want to attend? Become an Equipper Today See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:54