Workshop on Biblical Exposition
March 3-5, 2016
Kathleen Nielson holds an MA and a PhD in Literature from Vanderbilt University and a B.A. from Wheaton College. She has taught in the English departments at Vanderbilt University, Bethel College, and Wheaton College. She is on the Board of Directors of the Charles Simeon Trust and serves as the Director of Women's Initiatives for the Gospel Coalition. She is the author of numerous Bible studies including Proverbs1 & 2 Thessalonians, and several others in the Living Word Bible Studies series. Kathleen has directed and taught women’s Bible studies at several churches and speaks extensively at conferences and retreats. Kathleen is married to Dr. Niel Nielson, former President of Covenant College in Lookout Mountain, Georgia.

Kathleen Nielson

Park Community Church
1001 North Crosby Street
Chicago, IL 60610

Brochure [pdf, 1.4mb]
Deborah Lorentsen is a resident of Wheaton, Illinois where she is a part of College Church. She is an RN BSN having attended Taylor University, West Suburban Hospital School of Nursing, and the University of Illinois at Chicago. Presently she is active in the Women’s Bible Study at College Church in Wheaton where she serves as a regular lecturer, small group leader and curriculum coordinator. She also serves on the board of the Charles Simeon Trust.

Deborah Lorensten

Katina Yohpe serves as the Director of Women's Ministry for Holy Trinity Church's Downtown congregation. In her role there she teaches the Bible to women and trains others to teach the Bible in various capacities. She has a BA in English from Lawrence University and was a high school teacher in the Chicago Public School system for several years. Katina also served in youth ministry volunteer for 15 years.

Katina Yohpe

Jon Dennis is the Senior Pastor of Holy Trinity Church in Chicago, which he co-founded in 1998. He received a BA from Bethel University, an MDiv from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and an MA in Liberal Arts from the University of Chicago. He is currently working on a DMin from Westminster Theological Seminary. Jon has helped establish various ministries including Hope for Chicago, the Charles Simeon Trust, and the Chicago Partnership for Church Planting. Jon is the author of Christ+City: Why the Greatest Need of the City is the Greatest News of All and co-author of The Genesis Factor.

Jon Dennis