What was life really like in first century Israel for Mary and Joseph? Maybe you’ve read the account of Jesus’ birth many times but have never considered why they had to go to Bethlehem. On the next MoneyWise Live, hosts Rob West and Steve Moore welcome our resident economist, Jerry Bowyer, who offers a fascinating inside look of ancient Israel. The economics of Bethlehem on MoneyWise Live at 4pm Eastern/3pm Central on Moody Radio.
Jerry Bowyer is the chief economist of Vident Financial, editor of Townhall Finance, and president of Bowyer Research. He is a Forbes.com columnist and has been a frequent commentator on Fox Business News, Fox News, and CNBC. He has been a contributing editor of National Review Online, The New York Sun and Townhall Magazine, and he has written for the Wall Street Journal and for numerous other publications. Jerry lives in Pennsylvania with his wife, Susan, and the youngest three of his seven children.
Rob West is the host of the nationally syndicated radio programs MoneyWise Live and The MoneyWise Minute. Rob also serves as the President and spokesperson of Kingdom Advisors, an international community of financial professionals who are specialists in delivering biblically wise financial advice. Rob has dedicated his professional career to work at the intersection of faith and finance having led a successful faith-based financial services firm and speaking frequently on the topic. Rob and his wife, Julie, live in Marietta, GA with their four children.
Steve Moore enjoyed a brief career in the music industry before trading in his drum sticks for a microphone. He worked in commercial and public radio, then joined Larry Burkett at Christian Financial Concepts, helping to grow the radio network to more than 1,200 stations. He started MoneyWise with Howard Dayton in 2011. Steve and his wife, Marcia, live in Gainesville, GA and have two grown children.
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