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Equipped with Chris Brooks

Moody Radio

Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages listeners to live to grow spiritually, think Biblically, and live compassionately in a world that desperately needs our Savior. Chris examines all of life through the lens of a Biblical Worldview, equipping believers to live, share and defend their faith in today's rapidly changing culture.

Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages listeners to live to grow spiritually, think Biblically, and live compassionately in a world that desperately needs our Savior. Chris examines all of life through the lens of a Biblical Worldview, equipping believers to live, share and defend their faith in today's rapidly changing culture.

Location:

Chicago, IL

Networks:

Moody Radio

Description:

Equipped with Chris Brooks encourages listeners to live to grow spiritually, think Biblically, and live compassionately in a world that desperately needs our Savior. Chris examines all of life through the lens of a Biblical Worldview, equipping believers to live, share and defend their faith in today's rapidly changing culture.

Language:

English

Contact:

820 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago, IL 60610


Episodes

The Unshakable Victory of Christ

9/30/2022
We begin with a report on the devastation in southwest Florida from Hurricane Ian with Moody Radio team members who rode out the storm in the station! Then we learn to stand against Satan, the enemy of our souls. Are you fearful of him and feel alone in the battle? Learn the art of spiritual warfare, as author and spiritual warrior, Judy Dunagan, reminds us of the power, majesty, and authority of our Lord Jesus, who helps us stand in His unshakable victory!

Duration:00:47:07

Not In It to Win It

9/29/2022
Pastor Andy Stanley discusses the drive to win that is on the minds of hearts of many Christians across our nation. Is that drive in line with God’s plans for His church? Andy will remind us of why the church matters and how we can engage in God’s purposes in this broken world!

Duration:00:47:39

Why Christianity is Good for All

9/28/2022
John 3:16 begins with “For God so loved the World”. The Gospel is for everyone, everywhere but many people see Christianity as divisive, imperialistic, and patriarchal. Apologist and former Muslim, Abdu Murray will debunk these assumptions and declare the power of the Gospel as the foundation of equality and justice, good for all people in every culture!

Duration:00:47:40

Suicide Prevention

9/27/2022
Today Chris addresses one of the most significant and taboo topics of our time – Suicide. How do we respond to those who are devastated both emotionally and spiritually? How do we respond to those who are devastated both emotionally and spiritually? If you are struggling with desperation or are concerned for a loved one, join us as June Hunt, of Hope for the Heart, walks us through the warning signs of suicide and directs us to Biblical encouragement leading to enduring life! 988 US-based...

Duration:00:47:36

The Power of the Imago Dei

9/26/2022
Why does our society have such a hard time respecting the opinions of others and treating each other with dignity? The way we treat each other is due to the way we see each other. Could it be that we have lost what it means to be human and what grounds our humanity in dignity? Apologist Andy Steiger joins Chris to provide answers to those counter-cultural questions!

Duration:00:47:38

Not In It to Win It

9/22/2022
Pastor Andy Stanley discusses the drive to win that is on the minds of hearts of many Christians across our nation. Is that drive in line with God’s plans for His church? Andy will remind us of why the church matters and how we can engage in God’s purposes in this broken world!

Duration:00:47:39

Biblical Perspectives on Immigration

9/21/2022
What kind of immigration policies are in keeping with God’s view of mankind and Biblical thinking? How can we, as Christ-followers, live out these principles in our church, communities, and nation? What does it mean to welcome the stranger? We will be looking to the Scriptures as we engage our heart and minds around these crucial questions today on Equipped. Download your free e-book: Thinking Biblically about Immigrants and Immigration from the Evangelical Immigration Table

Duration:00:47:42

A Rebel’s Manifesto

9/20/2022
Do you have a teenager you long to see come to Christ or grow more confident in their faith? Then listen today as Sean McDowell joins Chris Brooks to unpack the major ethical and relational issues confronting today’s young people. He’ll also encourage our teens to rebel against prevailing cultural norms by seeking Godly wisdom and speaking truth in love!

Duration:00:47:23

Pro-life Perspectives/Men & Abortion

9/19/2022
The most foundational human right is the right to life. Without life, you have no other rights. Learn to explain this crucial value to others and hear about the vital role dad's play in pro-life efforts and how to minister to post-abortive fathers.

Duration:00:47:37

Family: Why Bother? Pt. 4

9/16/2022
Most families are probably a bit dysfunctional. In fact, in the first book of the Bible, Genesis, you see all kinds of dysfunction. Today, Chris Brooks takes us into the story of Jacob and Esau to show us how our God can renew, refresh, and restore our broken families and unleash blessings on the whole world!

Duration:00:47:39

Faith that Prevails in Persecution

9/15/2022
Chis Brooks recently spent time with some incredible Christians who are facing some intense persecution. He was inspired by their bold confidence in Jesus, and you will be, too! Listen as he shares the lessons he learned from these suffering saints about a faith that prevails! The 50 Countries Where It's Hardest to Follow Jesus in 2022

Duration:00:47:30

Seasons of Sorrow

9/14/2022
The loss of a child is a grief like no other. Author, pastor and blogger, Tim Challies and his family have walked this road. Today, Tim shares his reflections on the seasons of grief and the “ministry of sorrow”. If you are struggling with loss, join us and learn how to grieve well, with real hope in a real Savior!

Duration:00:47:26

Preaching in a Post-Truth Culture

9/13/2022
Our churches are vital to the spiritual health of our nation but how can we preach and teach Biblical truth in this era when people question everything? How can we engage the minds of unbelievers and equip Christians, too? Chris Brooks will explore these questions and take your calls, too, with pastor and professor Eric Redmond.

Duration:00:47:24

Holy Help is here!

9/12/2022
If we are honest with each other, we must admit that we all face questions we can’t answer, problems we can’t solve, and we are often weary. Pastor Max Lucado loves to encourage Christians! Max joins Chris Brooks to point us to an unseen power source we can tap into anytime! Find fresh strength and purpose through the Holy .

Duration:00:47:38

Restoring the Lives of the Exploited

9/9/2022
Human Trafficking is one of the oldest evils in the world. Exploiting women, men, and children for profit is illegal. When they are rescued, who cares for the legal consequences of the victims after they are freed? Nate Knapper will introduce the exciting work of the Joseph Project - leveraging legal resources to restore lives shattered by exploitation.

Duration:00:47:39

Fighting Your Battles

9/8/2022
Are the troubles of life weighing you down today? Former NFL chaplain Jonathan Evans thought he knew how to handle trouble until he faced some very personal losses. That’s when he learned to fight through trials God’s way. Find the biblical encouragement, support, and perspective you need to follow God into your own place of victory

Duration:00:47:39

Caring for the Church World-wide

9/7/2022
Coming up on Equipped, guest host Collin Lambert will add to your prayer list and inspire your faith! He talks with Todd Nettleton of Voice of the Martyrs who brings reports of believers standing strong in the face of persecution and death threats. Then Sergey Rhakuba updates the crisis in the Ukraine and how the church is rebuilding in exile.

Duration:00:47:42

Taking Control of the Conversation in Your Head

9/6/2022
God wants to talk to you, but it can be hard to decipher His voice from all the others we hear. Are you tired of feeling over-whelmed by the voices competing for control of your head and heart? Guest host Collin Lambert talks with respected men’s ministry leader and author Patrick Morley. Patrick will help you tune-in to the voice of your Savior and learn to get on top of the thoughts that have been trying to get on top of you!

Duration:00:47:37

Being Christ in the World

9/5/2022
Christian, how are you serving Christ in your daily work, outside the walls of your church? Pastor, how are you equipping your flock to be the body of Christ on their jobs and in the world? We’ll talk about it today when Tom Nelson, president of Made to Flourish, joins Chris Brooks to discuss how believers can fully follow Jesus in all of life!

Duration:00:47:37

Family: Why Bother? Pt. 3

9/2/2022
Your family is probably a bit dysfunctional. Most families are to some extent. In fact, if you open the first book of the Bible, Genesis, you see all kinds of dysfunctional families. Join Chris Brooks as he shows us the necessity of trusting God with our children and how He can renew, refresh, and restore our broken families and unleash blessings on the whole world!

Duration:00:47:40