There’s a comedian who talks about the “Me Monster.” The Me Monster raises his ugly head and dominates conversations and makes it all about him. Know anybody like that? On Chris Fabry Live, Dr. John Koessler says narcissism is alive and well in our world. In fact, we find it in the church. And in the mirror. How do we combat the Me Monster? Let’s talk about it on Chris Fabry Live.
Dr. John Koessler serves as professor of applied theology and church ministry at Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. He has been a member of Moody's faculty since 1994. He is the author of several books, including All Together Different (with J. Brian Tucker), The Surprising Grace of Disappointment, A Stranger in the House of God, and True Discipleship: The Art of Following Jesus. John has written numerous articles and is the author of several chapters in the Zondervan release, The Art and Craft of Biblical Preaching, and served as general editor of the Moody Handbook of Preaching. He is a contributing author to the Moody Bible Commentary and also serves as a contributing editor for Moody Bible Institute's publication Today in the Word, where you can read his monthly "Theology Matters" column. He and his wife, Jane, have two sons.
Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live, one hour of spiritual encouragement from his backyard radio fence. The program challenges listeners to think biblically about their spiritual journeys. Chris is also the author of the Christy Award-winning novel Dogwood, June Bug, ECPA Christian Book Award-winner (Fiction) Almost Heaven, Not in the Heart and Borders of the Heart. He and his family live near Tucson, Ariz.
Chris Fabry Live is designed to build up the spiritual immune system of the Christian men and woman. As you walk through the journey of faith called the Christian life, you meet new people, learn new things, laugh, cry and, most importantly, grow in your understanding of God. With his sense of humor, sense of people and no sense of direction, host Chris Fabry treks that journey with you each weekday. Current events and issues, caller interaction, special guests and a few surprises all complement each other on this program. Chris Fabry Live challenges and encourages listeners in their journeys of faith.