Rice Broocks

Rice Broocks is the co-founder of the Every Nation family of churches, which currently is ministering in over 60 nations at over 1000 locations. He is also the senior minister of Bethel World Outreach Center in Nashville, Tennessee, where he provides oversight for this multi-ethnic, multi-site church, currently meeting in 6 different locations.

Rice is a graduate of Mississippi State University, with a degree in Business Administration, and he holds a Masters Degree from Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, Mississippi as well as a Doctorate in Missiology from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena.

Rice is the author of several books, including, Every Nation In Our Generation and the Purple Book (biblical foundations).

Rice lives in Franklin, Tennessee with his wife, Jody, and their five children.

You can follow Rice on twitter @ricebroocks.

Rice Broocks Posts
  • Repentance – The “Other Side” of Faith

    In the time before MP3’s (long, long ago) music was played on a device called a “Record... Read more

  • The Good Fight of Faith

    Many years ago I received a phone call inviting me to come conduct Bible studies for a Filipino... Read more

  • The Church and “New Atheism”

    I’ve been deeply challenged by the tireless efforts of the men and women that advance the cause... Read more

  • The Greatest Form of Evangelism?

    Years ago, studies circulated that showed that new churches tended to be more evangelistic than... Read more

  • Evangelism Key: Start the Conversation!

    In a previous entry – “Evangelism is not just relationship” I submitted that we must... Read more

  • The “Hitch” in Evangelism

    The death of outspoken atheist Christopher Hitchens last week was mourned by both believer and... Read more

  • Evangelists of Unbelief

    I’ve been deeply challenged by the tireless efforts of the men and women that advance the cause... Read more

  • Evangelism Is Not Just Relationship

    You don’t have to know a drowning person to save their... Read more

  • Witness Or Witless?

    Acts 1:6-8 2000 years ago the preoccupation of the disciples seemed to be the establishment of the... Read more

  • Return of the Evangelist

    It is estimated that only 3% of US churches are growing through evangelism. The majority of... Read more

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