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August 20, 2019

First Day Emotions

You knew it was coming. You knew this day would arrive. And still, the emotion crept up on you—surprised you. We talk about what the first day of school does on the inside of moms and dads. Our producer, Tricia McMillan, just went through this with her oldest daughter. Why the emotion? Do moms and dads react differently to this “letting go?” Don’t miss a back-to-school conversation at the Radio Backyard Fence.

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Tricia McMillan
Tricia McMillan

Tricia McMillan

Tricia McMillan is the senior producer of Open Line with Michael Rydelnik and Chris Fabry Live. She has worked at Moody Radio since 2000 on a variety of programs. She is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute and has a Master of Ministry from Moody Theological Seminary. Tricia is married to Nate, has three children and lives in the Chicago suburbs.

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Chris Fabry

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

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.