Our culture values activity, achievement and accomplishment making it difficult to pursue rest. Our guest presents a way to escape the trap of productivity and live into a biblical view of rest.
Imagine finding a copy of an old 45 or 78 and discovering that it is worth money! You may have some Christmas albums laying around in your attic or stored in the garage that could have some financial value. Join us as we talk with a collector who lets us know if those old records might, in fact, be hidden treasure.
Dr. John Koessler is faculty emeritus of pastoral studies at Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, where he served as professor of applied theology and church ministry for 25 years. 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. 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.
Mighty John Marshall, also known as The Record Guy, is a 30 year radio veteran and an avid record collector. Marshall started accumulating records in his teens while living across the street from a jukebox distributor. For over a decade he has been helping radio listeners determine the value of their records or the ones they find at yard sales. He lives with thousands of his little round friends on the rock bound coast of Maine within sight of the famous Portland Headlight.
In the Market with Janet Parshall, challenges listeners to examine major news stories and issues being debated in the marketplace of ideas and speaks to them with the Word of God. In this fast-paced, caller-driven program, Janet evaluates newsworthy topics with guests and listeners using the Bible as a framework for discussion. This daily program addresses relevant issues important to Christians, with an engaging mix of listener interaction and commentary from highly respected guests.