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Equipped with Chris Brooks

Moody Radio

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 calling in and by plugging in through social media.

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 calling in and by plugging in through social media.

Location:

Chicago, IL

Networks:

Moody Radio

Description:

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 calling in and by plugging in through social media.

Language:

English

Contact:

820 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago, IL 60610


Episodes

ReThinking Family Pt. 4

3/30/2020
On this Message Monday, Chris Brooks will conclude his message from the book of Acts titled “Rethinking Family.” More than ever, these are the times for the Body of Christ to be an agent of change for those who long for the love of a family. We are uniquely empowered to live and act winsomely and counter-culturally. Our witness can change lives! Discover the transforming power of the family of God on this edition of Equipped!

Duration:00:46:55

Finding God through Your Life

3/27/2020
How do we find God at every stage of life? He is there and He is speaking to us at birth, marriage, death or anytime in between! Chris Brooks talks with Tim and Kathy Keller next time on Equipped. They will guide us through life’s key events and help us face the future with confidence in the One who never leaves us or forsakes us!

Duration:00:53:59

Let the Church be the Church!

3/26/2020
In these unprecedented times, when the church is unable to gather in normal ways what does it look like for the church to be the church? When we are separated by distance, how can we fellowship and reach our communities? We are going to talk about that with Pastor H.B. Charles, Jr. as we learn new ways to be unified and shine the light of Jesus to a troubled world. Faith over Fear Resources

Duration:00:53:59

The Church Alive in a Crisis

3/25/2020
The Church is living in unprecedented times for our generation. Without question, we are facing the greatest crisis of our era, but this is not a time for fear or lament. How can the church prepare and plan for impact? Dr. Ed Stetzer instructs us on how churches can survive and thrive in a coronavirus epidemic. Faith over Fear Resources

Duration:00:53:59

5 to Thrive: Core Needs and How to Meet Them

3/24/2020
God has designed us with a few core needs and He is the One designed to meet them. In these days of unprecedented stress and anxiety, knowing that our needs are met is crucial to our mental and emotional health. Education and family specialist, Dr. Kathy Koch says it all begins with our spirits! She will help us find balance as we take a spiritual gut check on this edition of Equipped! Faith over Fear Resources

Duration:00:53:59

ReThinking Family Pt. 3

3/23/2020
On this Message Monday, Chris Brooks will continue his message from the book of Acts titled “Rethinking Family.” The Body of Christ can be an agent of change for many who long for the love of a family. We are uniquely empowered to live and act winsomely and counter-culturally. Our witness can change lives! Discover the transforming power of the family of God on this edition of Equipped! Faith over Fear Resources

Duration:00:53:59

The Wonderful World of Home Education

3/20/2020
As our nation works to control the Coronavirus, more schools are closed and parents want to be sure their children don’t fall behind. Nearly overnight, many of us have become homeschool parents. Parenting specialists Rob and Amy Rienow take your questions and offer resources for maximizing these days in the lives of your children!

Duration:00:52:34

A Sure and Certain Hope

3/19/2020
What does the Lord have to teach us as we navigate the Coronavirus? Pastor and culture watcher Dr. Jim Denison joins Chris Brooks to discuss recent developments in the Coronavirus and how our lives can be a lighthouse to others who are struggling in the storm of these unsettled times! Learn to become a place of hope for your friends and family as we look to the sure promises of God.

Duration:00:53:59

Financial Freedom in Changing Times

3/18/2020
We are living in historical days of economic uncertainty. How do we wisely handle our finances when the world and Wall Street are so unstable? Chris Brooks talks with Rob West, president of Kingdom Advisors who will help us manage our investments, our savings, and how to have financial peace in uncertain times.

Duration:00:53:59

Overcoming Worry

3/17/2020
How is your anxiety level in these changing times? Have you found the balance between being prepared rather than worrying about what you can’t control? Professor and pastor Dr. Winfred Neely will guide us to a place of peace when we don’t know what tomorrow may hold. Learn to experience the peace of God even in the midst of a worldwide pandemic.

Duration:00:53:59

Finding Your Place of Peace

3/16/2020
Join Chris Brooks as he reviews current events from a Biblical point of view and challenges us to faith-filled living! As we continue to face the present pandemic, find a place of peace in your journey with Jesus. We look forward to your calls on this hope-filled edition of Equipped!

Duration:00:53:59

Thriving in Love and Money

3/13/2020
Love and Money – do they go together? Not for most couples! Money is one of the highest sources of conflict in relationships. Shaunti and Jeff Feldhan know this first-hand but they have discovered that it’s really NOT about the money! They join Chris Brooks on Equipped with key insights about financial stress – including the impact of the Coronavirus on our wallets!

Duration:00:53:59

Why Does God Care Who I Sleep With?

3/12/2020
How can we communicate to a watching world that a Christian view of sex truly leads to health, happiness, and freedom? Author Sam Allberry has lived on both sides of this issue and joins me to help us make a case for Biblical sexuality that makes sense to those inside and outside the church.

Duration:00:53:59

The Church and the Racial Divide

3/11/2020
In light of the on-going racial tension in America, many Christian leaders are talking earnestly about racial reconciliation, but many believers don’t understand why this is a Gospel imperative and the average pastor may not know how to explain it. Dan Darling and Trillia Newbell step into this gap with a tremendous resource. They join Chris Brooks to talk about living out the race-transcending Gospel!

Duration:00:53:59

One on One with Chris Brooks

3/10/2020
Chris is ready to take your calls and questions as he leads us in applying a Biblical worldview to key concerns facing believers today. Together, we will grow spiritually, think critically and live compassionately among our family, friends, and neighbors.

Duration:00:53:59

Rethinking Family - Pt. 2

3/9/2020
On this Message Monday, Chris Brooks continues his message from the book of Acts illustrating how the Body of Christ can be an agent of change for many who long for the love of a family. We are uniquely empowered to live and act winsomely and counter-culturally. Our witness can change lives! Discover the transforming power of the family of God on this edition of Equipped!

Duration:00:46:56

From Trafficked to Triumphant

3/6/2020
What leads a young woman to enter the traumatic world of sex trafficking? Sometimes it is simply innocent love gone terribly wrong. Join us for an inside look at the road into and, by God’s grace, back out of the world of trafficking in the USA. Rebecca Bender joins us to courageously share the psychological and spiritual ramifications on the life she longed to leave. Don’t miss her soul-stirring story on this Friday edition of Equipped.

Duration:00:46:57

Gay Girl Good God Pt. 2

3/5/2020
Sexual identity issues are some of the toughest cultural issues we face today.How can we train up our children to be all they are called to be by their Creator? Jackie Hill Perry continues this discussion from her personal experience as she helps us guide our children into their identity in Christ in this gender-confused world!

Duration:00:47:00

Gay Girl Good God Pt. 1

3/4/2020
We live in a world of gender confusion. How do we help our children understand God’s plan for their sexuality when they are constantly confronted with conflicting narratives? Jackie Hill Perry joins me to share her story of healing and salvation. She will also bring hope and understanding for parents who may be facing alternate lifestyles in their own family.

Duration:00:33:48

Understanding & Loving Someone with ADD

3/3/2020
People who love or work with someone with ADD often feel conflicted: they want to help, but they don’t want to enable. They value the person’s creativity, but they are exhausted. Steve Arterburn will address these struggles, debunking myths about ADD, sharing the pros and cons of medication, and exploring ways to strengthen these challenging relationships. If you know someone who lives with ADD, don’t miss this informative, encouraging edition of Equipped!

Duration:00:53:59