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.
Dawn and Steve talk with Pastor Alan Wright about his new book Seeing as Jesus Sees: How a New Perspective Can Defeat the Darkness and Awaken Joy.
Alan is the lead pastor of Reynolda Church in North Carolina, a 110-year-old Presbyterian congregation vibrantly renewed and meeting in four cities. A popular conference speaker and the author of The Power to Bless, he hosts a daily thirty-minute radio program that airs nationally on 400 stations. Pastor Alan is known for empowering people to see their lives in a whole new light through a gospel message of pure grace. Alan and his sweetheart, Anne, have two grown children. When not writing or preaching, Alan enjoys golf, guitar, the beach, and making his new grandbaby smile.
Dr. Mark Turman of The Denison Forum joins Dawn and Steve to look at issues affecting society today.
Mark is the Executive Director of Denison Forum. Among his many duties at Denison Forum, Mark Turman is most notably the host of The Denison Forum Podcast. He is also the chief author of A Pastor’s View, the weekly church leadership email newsletter from Denison Forum.