While we want to want God most, and though Jesus invites us, "Come to Me", the reality is that we turn to our phones more. If we truly surrendered, lifting our eyes from our screens and our hands upward to the Lord, what joy and freedom might be found? Author and Bible teacher, Wendy Speake joins Mornings with Eric and Brigitte on Monday to encourage our listeners to try a 40 day screen sabbatical, unplugging and exchanging online distractions for real-life devotion.
Cary Schmidt serves as the Senior Pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Newington, CT. Cary's passion is to love God, love his family and church family, develop spiritual leaders, and point people to Jesus Christ -- through teaching, preaching, and writing. He has authored more than a dozen books and hosts the Leading in the Gospel podcast. He and his wife Dana have been blessed with three children, three grandchildren, and have enjoyed thirty years of marriage and ministry together.
Whether on the stage or on the page, Wendy Speake ministers to women's hearts through storytelling and Biblical life application. With a background in Hollywood as a trained actress, she utilizes the power of drama, poetry, comedy, and spoken word in the study of God’s Word. Wendy and her husband Matt live in Southern California amidst lemon and orange trees, with their three ruddy boys. During this hands-full, hearts-full season Wendy works intentionally to balance her home life and ministry well.
Dr. Derwin L. Gray is the founding and lead pastor of Transformation Church, a multiethnic, multigenerational, mission-shaped community in Indian Land, SC. Gray met his wife, Vicki, at Brigham Young University (BYU). They have been married since 1992 and have two adult children. After graduating from BYU, he played professional football in the NFL for five years with the Indianapolis Colts and Carolina Panthers. In 2008, Gray graduated from Southern Evangelical Seminary magna cum laude with a Master of Divinity and was mentored during that time by Dr. Norman Geisler. Gray received his Doctor of Ministry in the New Testament in Context at Northern Seminary.
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