Amid a global pandemic, healthcare has become a major concern for many people. Tune into today's episode of Just Gospel as our guest teaches us a Biblical perspective on healthcare and whether it is a basic right or a socialistic plot.
Michelle Warren is the Advocacy and Strategic Engagement Director for the Christian Community Development Association, based in Chicago, IL. She has been working in Christian community development for 24 years utilizing her skills as an educator, non-profit manager and public policy specialist. Michelle earned her Bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Cedarville University and later earned her Master's in Public Administration from the University of Colorado. She is an immigration, education and human service policy specialist. Michelle is a consultant for the National Immigration Forum, a non-partisan, DC based immigration advocacy organization as the Western Regional Consultant for their Bibles, Badges & Business campaign. Michelle’s immigration work has been featured in local markets like The Denver Post and Colorado Public Radio as well as national Christian and secular media outlets like The L.A. Times, the PBS News Hour, Christianity Today, CBN, Christian WORLD magazine and numerous others. She is the author of, The Power of Proximity, Moving Beyond Awareness to Action. She is married to David Warren, Executive Director of Open Door Ministries. They live in Denver with their three children, 21, 19 and 15.
RESOURCE: The Power of Proximity: Moving Beyond Awareness to Action - by Michelle Warren
As co-host of the Just Gospel Podcast, Dr. Craig Hendrickson brings a great deal of ministry, teaching, and research experience in the areas of multiethnic and cross-cultural ministry. Before joining the faculty at Moody four years ago, Dr. Hendrickson served for sixteen years as a pastor, urban missionary, and campus minister in various multiethnic and cross-cultural environments. He currently serves as Associate Professor of Missional Leadership at MBI, and holds a PhD in Intercultural Studies from Fuller Seminary.
Ernest Gray Jr. is the pastor of Keystone Baptist Church located in the West Garfield Park neighborhood of Chicago. He is a graduate of the Moody Bible Institute with a degree in Pastoral Ministries, and a graduate of Wheaton College with a Master’s Degree in Biblical Exegesis. He is completing his PhD coursework at McMaster Divinity College and is currently finishing his thesis within the corpus of 1 Peter. Rev. Gray has taught in undergraduate school of Moody in the areas of Hermeneutics, first year Greek Grammar, General Epistles, the Gospel of John and Senior Seminar. It is Rev. Gray’s hope to impact the African American church through scholarship. Teaching has been one way that God has blessed him to live this out.
Just Gospel explores challenging questions about racial reconciliation, justice, and multicultural ministry. Listeners join a conversation between Dr. Craig Hendrickson and Professor Ernest Gray, along with insights from regular guests and noted leaders. Each program helps churches live out the gospel, offering a thoughtful mix of biblical teaching, respectful dialog, and penetrating social analysis.