Have you become fearful instead of faithful? Join Dawn and Steve in the Morning for a devotional from Blackaby Ministries International about the Truth!
And they came to Him and awoke Him, saying, "Master, Master, we are perishing!" Then He arose and rebuked the wind and the raging of the water. And they ceased, and there was a calm. But He said to them "Where is your faith?" Luke 8:24-25
By the time JT Jester was three years old, he had spent 250 days in the hospital, and he endured sixteen major surgeries before he was sixteen. Diagnosed with VATER Syndrome, a rare combination of several birth defects. JT’s life was anything but easy. On top of his physical challenges, he suffered dyslexia and short-term memory loss, which made learning nearly impossible for him. Yet JT pushed past his physical and educational roadblocks to achieving what many people told him he would never do—learn to read, graduate from high school, attend college, and become a successful motivational speaker, influential podcast host, and bestselling author.
Are you a Christian resolved to following the teachings of Jesus regardless of cultural pressure? Pastor and author Dr. David Young will give us insight into his book Resilient: Standing Firm in a Hostile World.
David grew up in the churches of Christ in Middle Tennessee, where he began preaching at the age of 16. He currently serves as the Senior Minister for the North Boulevard Church of Christ in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He has worked for churches in Missouri, Kansas, and Tennessee, taught New Testament at several colleges, and traveled widely teaching and preaching, leading mission trips, and hosting tours to the Holy Lands and to other religious sites.
David is a founder of New Day Resources, a board member of the Renew Network, and he has spoken for Discipleship.org. He is also the author of several books, which you can find listed on his website davidyoungnb.com.
He holds the B.A. from Freed-Hardeman University, the M.A. from Harding School of Theology, and the M.A. and Ph.D. in New Testament from Vanderbilt University. David and his wife Julie have two married children.
Laurel Taylor is our guest artist on MOODY TUNES!! She will sing her new song "Hear the Thunder" in-studio!
Originally from Alabama, Laurel was an American Idol Contestant. She is an artist and singer/songwriter in Nashville, Tennessee. Laurel loves Jesus and uses her life stories to speak to people through her music.