On the National Day of Prayer, hear from four guests who are keenly interested in revival and renewal in our land. They are connected with those who are going through deep waters of hurt and pain. And they have concern and compassion for the critical issues we’re facing in urban areas. Join the prayer gathering Thursday on Chris Fabry Live.
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 How to Resurrect a Dead Prayer Life, God as He Wants You to Know Him, Putting God Back in the Holidays, and A Journey to Victorious Praying. He has written 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.
Dr. Bob Bakke is the former teaching pastor of Hillside Church in Bloomington, Minn. Bob produces occasional broadcast events that afford millions of people the opportunity to pray simultaneously. As one who honors the local pastorate as the highest calling, Bob uses his gifts as a preacher, teacher, networker, and tactician for promoting, forging and cultivating prayer-based movements, domestically and internationally, that lead to the transformation of people and places. His designs are to ensure that local churches becomes the principle agency for the revival of the Church and the advancement of Christ's Kingdom today.
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.
Roy Patterson is Community Relations Director at Moody Bible Institute and host of Music for Sunday and Urban Praise. He is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute and Trinity International University and is heard on Moody Radio. He is also a preacher, praise and worship leader and vocalist. Roy has served as a youth leader, senior pastor, and a substance abuse counselor. Roy has been married to his wife, Lynette, for over 40 years, and they have three adult children and three amazing grandchildren.
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.