Start your day with the Word as Dawn and Steve in the Morning share a devotional from Blackaby Ministries International about discipleship.
In addition, Dawn and Steve have a conversation about the term "phubber."
Linda Keener Thomas graciously shares her story of healing through a post-abortive lens. In addition, she will tell us about the National Memorial for the Unborn. Linda is the Board President of NMU.
In addition, Rev. Percy McCray Jr. will discuss our Godly Bill of Rights as believers from a cancer perspective. Rev. Percy McCray Jr. has spent more than 20 years ministering to cancer patients and their caregivers at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA). He recognizes cancer care ministry as a special calling from God and considers faith a key, but often overlooked, component of cancer treatment. He now serves as the Director of Faith-Based Programs at CTCA® and provides leadership to the pastoral care staff at all five CTCA hospitals. In addition, Rev. McCray oversees Our Journey of Hope®, a nationwide cancer care ministry training, and support program. An ordained minister, Rev. McCray is a member of the U.S. Chaplain Association. He is also the co-host of the award-winning podcast, Health, Hope & Inspiration.
Malcolm Hedding is in-studio to teach us about the life of Jesus through the Gospel of Mark. Malcolm Hedding is an Ordained Assemblies of God minister and church planter, starting many churches throughout South Africa from 1975 – 2000. Malcolm is a tried and proven leader of local congregations, bringing to his ministry a unique understanding of local church life. . He is considered a leading theologian in the Christian Zionist world today. He is an acclaimed International speaker on Israel and the Church in these crucial and challenging times. He has published several books on Prayer, the Book of Revelation, Understanding Israel, and a foundational series on Biblical Christian Zionism that has been translated into German, Finnish, Nepalese, and Mandarin. He is a prolific writer and regularly contributes to magazines and papers of various types including the Jerusalem Post, the Christian Edition. Malcolm is also asked to speak regularly on radio shows and Christian broadcasting Networks. Malcolm holds a Bachelor's in Theology degree and two Diplomas in Theology. He is married to his high school sweetheart Cheryl. They have three children all of which are serving the Lord and involved in Christian ministry.
Dawn and Steve start the morning with a devotional from Blackaby Ministries International about the royal priesthood in God's Kingdom.
But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, His own special people, that you may proclaim the praises of Him who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light. 1 Peter 2:9
In addition, Angel Murchison shares her powerful testimony of a life set free from shame, trauma, self-loathing, and self-condemnation. Angel is a radio talk show host, author, speaker, and lover of Jesus!
Chris Martin is here to provide some insight into social media and reaching teenagers with the gospel. He has written the article "5 New Stats You Should Know About Teens and Social Media." Chris is a content marketing editor at Moody Publishers and a social media, marketing, and communications consultant. He writes regularly in his Substack newsletter, Terms of Service, and author of Terms of Service: The Real Cost of Social Media (B&H, 2022). Chris lives outside Nashville with his wife, Susie, their daughter, Magnolia, and their dog, Rizzo.
Dawn and Steve explore the article by H.B. Charles, Jr. titled "We Worship to Please God." H.B. Charles reminds us that we do not gather to satisfy ourselves or others but to please the Lord.