The first full day of Founder’s Week is kicking off and we visit with the first speaker of the morning Dr. Mary Hendrickson. Dr. Hendrickson serves as an assistant professor in the Human Services program at Moody Bible Institute. Mary hosts the Moody Radio “Becoming Well” podcast that reveals how the truth of God’s Word intersects with your mental health and well-being. Hear how Mary will school us from scripture on what uncomfortable practice we need to embrace to help others when their world is “shaken.”
The host of this year's Winter Olympics is one of the most dangerous places for people of faith. With one of the world's top persecutors on the world stage, how can we best remember and support our suffering brothers and sisters in Christ? Todd Nettleton from Voice of the Martyrs shares what Voice of the Martyrs is asking us to commit to, along with information on other stories from the persecuted church.
The second featured speaker taking the Founder’s Week stage the first full day of Founders Week is Pastor Hanibal Rodriguez. Pastor Rodriguez shares some of his faith journey with Ken and Deb in the Morning, along with a sneak peek into the challenge he will set before from the book of Colossians.
Dr. Mary Hendrickson serves as assistant professor in the Human Services program at Moody Bible Institute. She has worked as a pastoral counselor and marriage and family therapist intern in Southern California and Brooklyn, New York. She holds a Doctor of Education in Pastoral Community Counseling, and a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, MFT. Dr. Hendrickson advocates for quality mental health services to underserved urban populations.
Todd Nettleton is Director of Media Development for The Voice of the Martyrs, working with the media to tell the stories of persecuted Christians to people in the United States. In his role with VOM, he has met with Christians who face persecution in many countries, including Sudan, China, Egypt, Turkey, Vietnam, Pakistan, Indonesia, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar (Burma) and Azerbaijan.
Hanibal Rodriguez is senior pastor at Wheaton Bible Church in suburban Chicago. He holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts in Education as well as postgraduate studies in Theology from Covenant Theological Seminary. Hanibal is married to his high school sweetheart, Heidi. They have two daughters, Camila and Alejandra.