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Christian attorneys serving God in the legal field, from estate planning to civil liberties. Each week on the Lawyers for Jesus podcast, the attorneys from Mauck & Baker cover topics relating to the Gospel in law and in the marketplace.

Christian attorneys serving God in the legal field, from estate planning to civil liberties. Each week on the Lawyers for Jesus podcast, the attorneys from Mauck & Baker cover topics relating to the Gospel in law and in the marketplace.
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Chicago, IL

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Christian attorneys serving God in the legal field, from estate planning to civil liberties. Each week on the Lawyers for Jesus podcast, the attorneys from Mauck & Baker cover topics relating to the Gospel in law and in the marketplace.

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@mauckbaker

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English


Episodes

Director of Restorative Arts Program Discusses How Christian Education is Changing Lives in Prison

9/18/2019
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Dr. Michelle Clifton-Soderstrom is the professor of Theology and Ethics at North Park University and the Director of North Park Theological Seminary’s School of Restorative Arts. Housed in Stateville Correctional Center, the School of Restorative Arts offers an MA in Christian Ministry and allows both free and incarcerated students to study together.

Duration:00:23:58

Rev. Alvin Bibbs Explains How to Foster Racial Reconciliation and Biblical Justice in Your Community

9/16/2019
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Rev. Alvin Bibbs is President and CEO of the Justice Journey Alliance, a Christian ministry in Chicago with a vision to reach an ever-increasing population divided by race and injustice. He also serves as the Community & Faith Engagement Officer with Together Chicago, a local initiative aimed at transforming communities and ending gun violence in the City by addressing the root causes.

Duration:00:25:01

ADF Senior Counsel Talks About New Legal Challenges for Employers Led by Transgender Accommodations

9/12/2019
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Today we will be speaking with Jim Campbell who serves as senior counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom where he has worked on religious freedom cases such as Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, where he successfully defended cake artist Jack Phillips, who was sued for declining to design a custom wedding cake celebrating a same-sex marriage. Currently Jim is involved in a case before the U.S. Supreme Court involving a Michigan funeral home that is being challenged...

Duration:00:24:34

Award-Winning Author David Koyzis Discusses the Potentially Idolatrous Aspects of Political Identity

9/10/2019
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David Koyzis is the author of Political Visions and Illusions: A Survey and Christian Critique of Contemporary Ideologies, which is now in its second edition. David is also Fellow in Politics at the St. George's Centre for Biblical and Public Theology after teaching politics for thirty years at Redeemer University College in Ancaster, Ontario, Canada.

Duration:00:23:58

Center for Law & Religious Freedom Director Gives Update on Forces Supporting and Opposing Liberty

9/6/2019
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Kim Colby is the Director of Christian Legal Society’s Center for Law & Religious Freedom. Kim has represented religious groups in several appellate cases, including two heard by the United States Supreme Court and also assisted in congressional passage of the Equal Access Act, which protects the right of secondary school students to meet for prayer and Bible study on campus. Access her Religious Freedom Toolkit here: https://www.clsreligiousfreedom.org/resources/religious-freedom-toolkit

Duration:00:24:50

Author Dan Gruber Discusses How We Can Discern Which Laws to Follow By the Source of True Authority

9/3/2019
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Dan Gruber is an author, teacher, and student of the Scriptures, often dealing with longstanding political and religious questions. He teaches the Bible and faith in Jesus the Messiah from a radical Jewish perspective which has led him to a stinging critique of the fundamentals of our laws and legal systems. Most recently he has written, "Law Without Authority or Limits: Kelsen's Dilemma". Find the book here: www.amazon.com/Law-without-Autho…ns/dp/1090343981/

Duration:00:24:29

Messianic Scholar Dan Gruber Talks About Our Duty to God Under the Law and Its Impact on Politics

9/2/2019
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Dan Gruber is an author, teacher, and student of the Scriptures, often dealing with longstanding political and religious questions. He teaches the Bible and faith in Jesus the Messiah from a radical Jewish perspective which has led him to a stinging critique of the fundamentals of our laws and legal systems. Most recently he has written, "Law Without Authority or Limits: Kelsen's Dilemma". Find the book here: https://www.amazon.com/Law-without-Authority-Limits-Kelsens/dp/1090343981/

Duration:00:25:00

ADF Attorney Discusses Case of Government Forcing Businesses to Advocate Certain Political Views

8/29/2019
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Samuel Green is legal counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom where he is also a member of the Center for Conscience Initiatives. Alliance Defending Freedom, commonly known as ADF, is a legal organization that advocates for peoples’ rights to freely live out their faith. ADF also leans on a network of Christian attorneys across the nation to help protect First Amendment rights.

Duration:00:24:56

Rev. Calvin Lindstrom Explains How Christian Education Represents a Critical Aspect of Freedom

8/27/2019
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Rev. Calvin Lindstrom is the pastor of Christian Liberty Church and Schools. Christian Liberty Academy is a private Christian institution that was founded in 1968 to meet the educational and spiritual needs of families in their community. Ever since, their mission has been to provide affordable, quality education to those who desire to prepare themselves and their children to take godly dominion in every aspect of life to the glory of God.

Duration:00:24:57

Tom Ciesielka of TC Public Relations Talks About the Power of Language in the Abortion Debate

8/23/2019
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Tom Ciesielka is the founder and president of TC Public Relations, a company that specializes in crisis communications, media relations, and social media strategy for churches, ministries and nonprofit organizations. As someone who deals closely with the press, Tom understands the power of wording.

Duration:00:23:57

Simone Halpin Discusses the Efforts Being Made to Stop Sex Trafficking in Our Communities

8/21/2019
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Simone Halpin is Executive Director of Naomi’s House, a ministry of The Moody Church in Chicago that offers hope and healing to survivors of sex trafficking. Naomi’s House is a comprehensive residential program that exists to provide the resources that allow victims of exploitation to have a new start.

Duration:00:23:56

Os Guinness Describes How Americans' Conflicting Ideals of Freedom Are Threatening Our Unity

8/19/2019
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Os Guinness is a social critic and the author of numerous books including his latest, Last Call for Liberty: How America’s Genius for Freedom Has Become Its Greatest Threat. This reflective and thought-provoking book asks a series of questions that challenge readers to fully understand what they truly believe about freedom in the United States.

Duration:00:23:58

ACLJ Counsel Craig Parshall Discusses Christians' Essential Role in Media and Public Discourse

8/16/2019
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Craig Parshall is General Counsel for National Religious Broadcasters and serves as Special Counsel to the American Center for Law & Justice. Craig is a bestselling author of several books and frequently speaks nationally on issues involving culture, faith, freedom, law, media, and technology, often testifying before committees of Congress.

Duration:00:23:43

Ryan Bomberger of the Radiance Foundation Exposes the Deception of the Abortion Movement

8/13/2019
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Ryan Bomberger is the Founder of The Radiance Foundation, a life-affirming nonprofit that finds creative ways to expose the abortion industry while dispelling misconceptions about the pro-life movement. As a child conceived by rape whose mother chose adoption instead of abortion, Ryan’s own story is unique and defies the myth of the “unwanted” child.

Duration:00:24:44

Matt Carpenter of the Family Research Council Talks About Extreme New Illinois Abortion Legislation

8/9/2019
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Matt Carpenter is the Deputy Director of State and Local Affairs at the Family Research Council, where he works with state policymakers on legislation relating to life, marriage, family structure, and religious liberty. The FRC provides policy research and analysis for the federal government and seeks to inform the media, academic community, business leaders, and general public about issues that affect the nation from a biblical worldview.

Duration:00:24:56

Author of "Just Business" Explores Christian Foundations and How They Apply to Marketplace Ethics

8/7/2019
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Alec Hill is the President Emeritus of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship USA, and author of Just Business: Christian Ethics for the Marketplace, which is now in its third edition. In Just Business, Alec explores the foundational Christian concepts of holiness, justice, and love and how they apply to business ethics.

Duration:00:23:51

J. Warner Wallace Discusses How Christians Can Effectively Help Today's Youth Embrace the Gospel

8/5/2019
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J. Warner Wallace is a Dateline featured cold-case homicide detective who became a Christ follower at the age of thirty-five after using his skills to investigate the claims of the Gospels. This experience led him to write the best-selling book, Cold-Case Christianity. More recently, Jim co-wrote So the Next Generation Will Know: Preparing Young Christians for a Challenging World which shows how to share biblical truth with a generation that desperately needs to hear it in a way that draws...

Duration:00:25:02

CT Church Law & Tax Editor Describes the Powerful Role of Christians in Shaping the Legal Profession

8/1/2019
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Matt Branaugh is an Editor for Church Law & Tax, a ministry of Christianity Today which serves as a practical resource for churches and clergy. Church Law & Tax provides comprehensive and easily accessible information on legal, tax, financial, and risk management matters. He is also a current law student at the University of Denver and a chapter leader for the Christian Legal Society.

Duration:00:24:20

Pastor Karl Vaters Encourages Church Leaders to Recognize the Unique Role of Small Congregations

7/30/2019
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Karl Vaters is the author of Small Church Essentials: Field-Tested Principles for Leading a Healthy Congregation of Under 250. Karl’s book debunks some of the myths about small churches while encouraging pastors of smaller congregations to lead effectively. Being a small church pastor for over 30 years, Karl has lots to share with others who might be insecure about the size of their congregation.

Duration:00:24:18

Pro-life Nurse Talks About Her Experience With the Perils of Legal Assisted Suicide

7/26/2019
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Nancy Valko is a registered nurse, Advanced Legal Nurse Consultant, and a spokesperson for the National Association of Prolife Nurses. As someone who has worked in critical care, hospice, and other specialties for 45 years, Nancy is well versed in the legal, ethical, and biblical concerns that go along with assisted suicide and other controversial medical procedures.

Duration:00:24:47