Urban Apologetics

In this episode, Dr. Mikel Del Rosario and Chris Brooks discuss Urban Apologetics, focusing on answering challenges to faith and how the gospel is good for the inner city.

About the Contributors

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Chris Brooks

PASTOR CHRISTOPHER BROOKSChris Brooks is the Senior Pastor at Woodside Bible Church in Metro Detroit. Woodside has fifteen campuses and sees nearly eleven thousand weekly worshippers. He is also the host of the national syndicated radio program, ‘Equipped with Chris Brooks’, which is heard on over 200 stations throughout the U.S. and Canada. Chris is the author ofKingdom Dreaming and Urban Apologetics and is contributing author to ‘A New Kind of Apologetics’, ‘Marriage: It’s Foundation Theology and Mission in a Changing World’, ‘The Flourishing Pastor’ and ‘Faith That Lasts: A Father and Son on Cultivating Lifelong Belief’. 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 a doctoral candidate at Asbury Theological Seminary where he is studying the Integration of Economics and Theology. He and his wife, Yodit, are the proud parents of Christopher, Zewditu (Zoe), Cameron, Judah, Sophia and Christyana.

Mikel Del Rosario

Dr. Mikel Del Rosario is Project Manager for Cultural Engagement at the Hendricks Center, Adjunct Professor of Media Arts and Worship at Dallas Theological Seminary and Adjunct Professor of Apologetics and World Religion at William Jessup University. Mikel co-authors The Table Briefing articles in Bibliotheca Sacra with Darrell Bock, manages the Table Podcast, and helps Christians defend the faith with courage and compassion through his apologetics ministry. He holds a PhD in Biblical Studies with an Emphasis in New Testament Studies from DTS, a Master of Theology (ThM) from DTS and an MA in Christian Apologetics from Biola University.