Michelle McKinney Hammond has spoken on countless major platforms as well as appeared on national and international radio and television broadcasts. She has been featured as a relationship expert on several news outlets such as WGN News in Chicago to FOX’s Mike and Juliet. From doing “Girl Talk” at TD Jake’s “Woman Thou Art Loosed” Conference to appearing on Roma Downey and Mark Burnetts’ “Women of the Bible” and most recently “Beyond AD” Michelle continues to bridge the gap between the religious and secular world with her presentations.
She has also been featured and shared her sage advice in magazines such as Essence Magazine, Black Enterprise, Today’s Christian Woman, Ebony, Jet Magazine, Hope for Women and The New York Times.
Michelle has co-hosted two television talk shows. The Emmy Award Winning “Aspiring Women” and TCT’s “3D Woman”.
Adding actress to her long list of credits, Michelle has appeared in several African movies “Bloodline” “Single and Married” “If Tomorrow Never Comes” “Love Regardless” the series “Poisoned Bait” and recently starred in “Candle In The Wind”.
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Mike and Juliet
WGN Q and A 2007
Voice of Hope- 700 Club
"Girl Talk" w/Serita Jakes
“By any standard, Michelle McKinney Hammond qualifies as a prolific writer… Over one million copies of her books have been sold, and Ms. Hammond’s talks at churches and conferences draw thousands of women…Ms. Hammond is perhaps the most visible face of a growing evangelical advice industry for single men and women…”
“Michelle McKinney Hammond is a WGN Morning News fan favorite! Her relationship advice segments are some of our most popular on the show, with questions coming in for days before and after she appears. The secret to Michelle’s success is that she’s perfected the art of getting in someone’s face without offending them. It’s real advice from a woman who’s walked the walk and knows how to talk the talk in a way that reaches all audiences, regardless of gender, age, race or religion.”
“Over the last decade, the advertising executive-turned-relationship expert has emerged as one of the most visible faces of the Christian-themed advice industry, co-hosting a faith-based TV network show and churning out two dozen books geared primarily toward single Christian women.”
“Michelle McKinney Hammond never wastes even a second of your time. She skirts no issues, never runs from controversy, and consistently engages her readers in authentic and entertaining dialog. She is so quick-witted, outrageously funny, and she holds your attention from start to finish… She speaks strongly to men, and she speaks just as strongly to women. As a seasoned clinical psychologist, I find her ideas highly stimulating and unusually helpful.”
“If anyone can tell you “HOW TO MAKE LOVE WORK”, it’s Michelle McKinney Hammond….Funny, insightful, but always honest, she shares practical principles that every reader can easily grasp and utilize. A must-read if you really want love to work.”
“Men, if you want to become a truly godly man and husband, In Search of the Proverbs 31 Man is a must-read. Women, if you want to know what to look for and nurture in a lifelong mate, this book is for you too.”
“Our world is in need of not merely skilled presenters, but more so, anointed teachers of the Word of God. Michelle is an incredible speaker with the unique ability to, not only capture an audience’s attention with her presentation but impart Biblical knowledge at the same time. She is funny, witty and deeply Biblical.”
“Hammond’s is not a “name-it-and-claim-it” form of prosperity theology; she insists that in the Bible, those who were highly blessed also suffered the most… Hammond’s thoughts on “blessings” communicate promise and are biblically sound, making this a book that is sure to be relished by Christian women.”
“Michelle McKinney Hammond tells it like it is, without pretense or sugar¬coating. In her own unique style, she relays simple truths concerning the essence of masculinity from God’s perspective.”
“I have had the privilege of doing television with Michelle for almost a decade. It has been a joy to work as Executive Producer and co-host with Michelle of our Emmy Award winning program “Aspiring Women.” Not only is she a gifted producer herself, but one of the best on-air talents I have ever worked with. She is profoundly articulate and her responses can range from funky street talk to the poetic. She is witty and quick with much worldly wisdom to share. And of course, the camera loves her. She is truly a great natural talent.”
“Michelle McKinney Hammond is the “gorgeous guru” on relationships. She speaks into our lives with the spiritual sensitivity of one who spends much time in the presence of the One who created us for relationships.”
“Michelle McKinney Hammond is a phenomenally gifted orator, author, singer and mentor who has an uncanny way of connecting with people, and women in particular, from all walks of life in meaningful and practical ways. Her humor, candor, wit and charm are only surpassed by the love she has for God and His Word. Michelle has made an indelible mark upon our hearts at Calvary Community Church in Hampton, VA, and I am certain that she will do the same for all who are blessed enough to hear her. It is an honor for me to highly recommend her as an incredible talent who has embraced her destiny and graced our generation. I must say that I am proud to call her my friend.”
“When Michelle McKinney Hammond speaks, people listen! She is highly energized, passionate about God’s truth, Spirit-empowered, and totally committed to communicating a life-changing message to her audience. Michelle’s giftedness as a speaker is easy to recognize, but whether on or off the platform, she demonstrates her love for people and her desire to live her life to make Jesus smile. She is one of the most popular speakers in our agency and we consistently get rave reviews and thanks from satisfied meeting planners who report on the powerful way God used Michelle to impact the lives of their conference participants. Michelle’s messages have the ideal balance between laughter, biblical foundation, meaningful application, and take-home value. I highly recommend her!”
“Michelle is unpredictible, yet reliable. Count on her for something solid in biblical truth translated into healthy relationships.”
“HOW TO MAKE LOVE WORK gives you bite-sized principles you can apply to your interactions in order to get and give the love you need. Not only will you enjoy the way Michelle applies wit and practical honesty to workable solutions for any relationship, but you’ll also see the wonderful results if you use the tools she’s given you.”
“I love listening to and learning from Michelle McKinney Hammond! Her honesty, her love for God’s Word, and her heart for the audience come through loud and clear, presented with style, originality, and a sassy dash of attitude. Michelle’s messages are powerful and convicting, yet always delivered with humility and grace. It’s my joy to recommend Michelle, anytime, anywhere!.”
“I am always amazed at the brilliance of Michelle’s delivery when she speaks. Just when you think it can’t get any better, she may break into a song with an incredibly gifted voice that punctuates her point and drives home her message. Michelle is multi-gifted and deeply devoted to her walk in Christ. She is refreshing in her delivery and penetrating in her convictions. I am deeply moved and motivated each time I hear her speak.”
“Michelle skillfully combines Scripture, poetry, and life experiences to encourage single women in their struggles. Her honesty about her own experiences adds a depth that many singles books lack. Challenging questions and tasks should cause readers to think about their lives and the condition of their spiritual walk…”
“Michelle McKinney Hammond is vivacious and vibrant as a person and especially as a speaker. Her warmth and personality “flow” with her biblical preparation and experience, making her a dynamic speaker! Listen, get her on your calendar, she’s a blessing!”
“I have come to love and appreciate Michelle McKinney Hammond as a beautiful woman inside and out. When she arrives in my Time for Hope Studio, she literally “lights up the place” with her smile, bounce and positive attitude. We look forward to her return each time she appears on Time for Hope, and so do our viewers.”
“Michelle McKinney Hammond is one of the most vibrant, articulate, and attractive television personalities I have ever come across. Her enthusiastic energy, undeniable intelligence and sophisticated beauty appeals to all demographics. In fact, whenever Michelle appeared on Total Living as one of the singles correspondents, we received a dramatic increase in viewer response. Michelle is a highly talented woman!”
“Michelle flips the paradigm to look at love in a whole new way, with practical tips that are sure to challenge and improve any relationship.”
“Michelle has a handle on the complicated issues that women face in today’s world as well as a real solid word for men.”
“We are honored to write an endorsement for such an awesome woman of God. Michelle McKinney-Hammond was initially introduced to our congregation through her books, which revealed her romantic creativity, her solid knowledge of God’s word and the uncommon ability to communicate it transgenerationally. It was love at first reading! The conference she facilitated at our church was powerful. Anointed, talented, relevant, timely, effective, intelligent, articulate, virtuous, wise, stylish, graceful and personable describe her ministry to our multicultural congregation. Her spirit of excellence is a gift to the Body of Christ. We look forward to having her here again.”