Houston Graduate School of Theology

Michael Chung

Dr. Michael Chung


Houston Graduate School of Theology

Adjunct Professor of Christian Scriptures

About Dr. Chung

Michael Chung earned his BS in Pre-Med Psychology from Ohio State University. He went on to earn his MDiv from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Chicago and his PhD in New Testament at the University of Nottingham, where his thesis was on Paul’s Understanding of Spiritual Formation. Dr. Chung has a variety of research interests and currently is focused on the Gospels and Leadership. His book, entitledThe Last King of Israel: Lessons from Jesus’s Final Ten Days (Wipf & Stock, 2016), argues that the Gospels can indeed be harmonized, fitting together like a puzzle. Prior to that, he wrote Praying with Mom: The Journey of Tears, Love and Spiritual Growth (2012). He is also the author of a variety of academic articles in New Testament, spirituality, and missiological journals published in North America, Europe, and Asia. He has taught at Fuller Theological Seminary-Texas, Houston Baptist University, Calvary Theological Seminary-Indonesia, and Houston Christian High School.

He has served in a variety of pastoral and missionary roles while still enjoying opportunities to travel to other parts of the world to share the gospel and to train leaders. As an avid fan of Ohio State football, Dr. Chung has been a professional a sports writer for The O-Zone, the first accredited media outlet to cover Ohio State Football online, and has interviewed current NFL players like Ezekiel Elliott of the Dallas Cowboys. He loves all kinds of food and is a coffee aficionado. Michael and his wife, Jodi, have two children and are in the process of adopting a third child.

Contact Information

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Phone: 713-942-9505