Prayer is powerful because we serve a powerful God. On Chris Fabry Live we’re going to join together and bring our cares and concerns and petitions to God. Join us for an hour of encouraging prayer at the Radio Backyard Fence.
Rear Admiral Barry C. Black (Ret.) is the 62nd Chaplain of the U.S. Senate. Prior to coming to Capitol Hill, Chaplain Black served in the U.S. Navy for more than twenty-seven years, ending his distinguished career as the chief of Navy chaplains. In addition to earning Master of Arts degrees in divinity, counseling, and management, he has received a doctorate degree in ministry and a doctor of philosophy degree in psychology.
Dr. Winfred Neely (D.Min., Trinity International University; M.A., Wheaton College; Ph.D. candidate at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland) is the Chair of the Division of Applied Theology and Church Ministries and Program Head and Professor of Biblical Preaching at Moody Bible Institute. He is an ordained minister of the Gospel and a full time professor of Biblical Exposition and pastoral studies at Moody Bible Institute of Chicago. Prior to joining the faculty at Moody, Winfred served churches in Chicago and is currently senior pastor of Judson Baptist Church in Oak Park, Ill.
Dr. Gary Chapman is a well-known marriage counselor and director of marriage seminars. He has written more than 40 books including the #1 New York Times Best Seller, The Five Love Languages. Chapman is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute and holds B.A. and M.A. degrees in anthropology from Wheaton College and Wake Forest University, respectively. He has received M.R.E. and Ph.D. degrees from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and taken postgraduate work at the University of North Carolina and Duke University.
Nancy Guthrie teaches the Bible at her church and at conferences nationally and internationally, and through her numerous books and DVD series. She resides in Nasvhille with her husband.
Dr. Bob Bakke serves as the Teaching Pastor at Hillside Church in Bloomington, Minn., and a leader in the global prayer movement. He has directed The Nationally Broadcast Concert of Prayer and in 2012, he helped launch OneCry, a movement of Christians mobilizing and uniting for the purpose of seeing revival come to the American Church.
William D. Thrasher (Th.M., Th.D., Dallas Theological Seminary) is a graduate professor of Bible and theology at Moody Theological Seminary and is a frequent speaker for churches and retreats across the country. He is author of several books, including God as He Wants You to Know Him, Putting God Back in the Holidays and A Journey to Victorious Praying. He has written "Jonah" in the Moody Bible Commentary and has authored two online courses. Bill and his wife, Penny, live in the Chicago area and have three sons and one grandchild.
Joe Carlson serves as a chaplain with Chicagoland Prison Outreach. Prior to that, he worked as a producer at Moody Radio for over 30 years. Programs he produced include Chris Fabry Live, Living a Legacy with Crawford Loritts, Radical with David Platt, Proclaim! with Joe Stowell, and Parenting Today's Teens with Mark Gregston, along with numerous special projects and live broadcasts like the One Cry Prayer Summit.
Lina AbuJamra, a pediatric emergency room doctor by profession, is passionate about empowering people with biblical truth. A popular Bible teacher, blogger, and conference speaker, she speaks four languages and is the author of three books. She also reaches English and Arabic listeners through weekly podcasts. Born in Lebanon, Lina is single and calls Chicago home. Lina is also the host of Today’s Single Christian on Moody Radio and founder of Living with Power Ministries.
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 builds up the spiritual immune system of believers. 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.