Peter Mutabazi is an entrepreneur, an international advocate for children, and the founder of Now I Am Known, a corporation that supplies resources to encourage and affirm children. A single father and foster dad, Mutabazi is a former street kid who has worked for World Vision, Compassion International, and the Red Cross. He has appeared on media outlets such as the BBC and The TODAY Show and continues to be a passionate speaker. He currently lives in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Melissa Briggs, our resident Hebrew expert, shares 5 words every Christian should know!
Melissa is an experienced Hebrew teacher passionate about making the language of the Scriptures accessible to everyone. Born in the USA, Melissa studied Hebrew in Jerusalem, then taught in England for over a decade. She now lives in Nashville, Tennessee with her husband and two children. She loves helping students to achieve their goals of reading the Bible in the original language, or learning to converse in Modern Hebrew.”
In a world of depersonalization, the truth that God loves each of us in a unique way is comforting. Join Dawn and Steve in the Morning for a devotional from Blackaby Ministries International based on Christ's interaction with Zacchaeus.
And when Jesus came to the place, He looked up and saw him, and said to him, "Zacchaeus, make haste and come down, for today I must stay at your house." Luke 19:5
In addition, Kallie Skaife has an informative discussion with Dawn about Greek words that every Christian should know. Kallie was born and raised in Greece, before moving to London where she acquired her teaching certificate, as well as an English husband! After 15 years in England, they moved back to Greece, where Kallie taught Greek language and Greek history. She considers the past 20 years the best of her life, as she has the privilege of working among Muslim refugees who have been flooding Athens, witnessing an exodus that is a massive and ripe harvest. She is involved in translating devotional books into Farsi and in her spare time she paints and writes.
Dawn has a conversation with Christopher Rogers, the Producer and Director of The Animated Word. Their goal is to encourage excitement for the book of Revelation by bringing this book to life through animation. Christopher lives in Virginia. He has a BS in Business from Pennsylvania State University. He has been working in media production since 1977 and founded The Animated Word project in 2017.
Dawn welcomes Dr. Mark Turnman of the Denison Forum to tell us about the growing problem of friendlessness in the States. Dr. Mark Turman is the Executive Director of Denison Forum. He previously served as the founding pastor of Crosspoint Church in McKinney, Texas. Mark was raised in Tyler in a large Roman Catholic family. At seventeen, he made a personal commitment to Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord and later committed to vocational ministry during his freshman year in college at Howard Payne University. He completed his undergraduate program there before completing a Master of Theology degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and, later, a Doctorate of Ministry through Truett Seminary. He married his high school sweetheart, Judi, and they have two children and one grandchild.
In addition, Levi Hazen will give us some information about the mission of Life in Messiah. Levi Hazen is passionate about the Lord and His Word. He is the host of The TŌV Podcast, a teaching ministry that brings a biblical view of Israel, eschatology, and ministry to Jewish people. He and his family love to spend summers in Israel leading trips and connecting with Israelis. He maintains an active international traveling schedule. Levi also serves as an adjunct professor at Moody Bible Institute.