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Join Dawn and Steve in the Morning for a Blackaby Ministries International devotional about bringing people to Jesus!
He first found his own brother Simon, and said to him, "We have found the Messiah" (which is translated, the Christ). John 1:42
Also, Andrea Williams joins the conversation to tell us about the state of the Church in England. Andrea is a barrister (attorney) who has co-founded the Christian Concern Centre and Christian Legal Centre in England.
What does the Bible have to say about the art of conversation? Dawn and Steve explore an article from Heather Holleman titled "Cultivate Humility in Conversation."
In addition, Bart Millard and Barry Graul from MercyMe, talk about their NEW album Always Only Jesus. MercyMe gained mainstream recognition with their single "I Can Only Imagine," elevating their debut album, Almost There, to double platinum certification. MercyMe has had 13 consecutive top 5 singles on the Billboard Christian Songs chart, with 7 of them reaching No. 1. They have also won 8 Dove Awards!
Chuck Bentley of Crown Financial Ministries is here to tell us about the importance of having wise financial mentors in our lives. Chuck is CEO of Crown Financial Ministries, a global Christian financial ministry, founded by the late Larry Burkett. He is the host of two daily radio broadcasts, the Crown Money Minute and My MoneyLife. Chuck is also the author of Economic Evidence for God? and the founder and executive director of the Christian Economic Forum. Chuck and his wife, Ann, have been married since 1978 and they have four adult sons, two daughters-in-law, and six grandchildren. They can be found reading and enjoying time outdoors with their family at their home in Knoxville, TN.
Also during this third hour, Thor Ramsey gives us his insight on deconstruction and his novel The End Times Comedy Show: A Novel. Thor has been a stand-up comedian for over three decades and was featured in three Thou Shalt Laugh comedy movies, which sold over a half-million DVDs and were broadcast on Netflix and cable television. Aside from his own television series, Comedy At Large with Thor Ramsey, which aired for one season on the i-Life Network, he hosted the nationally syndicated comedy series Bananas. This family-friendly comedy series ran for four seasons, was broadcast into over 90 million homes, and was later purchased by Sony Television. In addition to his recently released novel The End Times Comedy Show, he has authored three previous books: A Comedian’s Guide to Theology, Thor Ramsey’s Total Money Meltdown, and The Most Encouraging Book on Hell Ever.