As you read through the Bible, do you often wonder how it all fits together? Wednesday we will highlight a new book that gives you an overview of the Bible along with an online tool that takes you on a guided journey of the life-changing story of scripture. Colin Smith, teacher on Unlocking the Bible, will join Ken and Deb to share about this adventure and how you can get started.
What is happening around the world to persecuted believers in Christ and how can we be a support to them? Wednesday Todd Nettleton from Voice of the Martyrs shares the latest news regarding the persecuted church and offers cause for praise and prayer, along with the lessons their example provides for us in how to be bold and courageous in our witness today!
Big Daddy Weave is coming to the QCA for Festival of Praise on Labor Day Weekend. Tuesday we’ll talk with Mike Weaver about his ministry during COVID-19 and hear about this exciting live concert coming up September 5. Listen in to hear the concert details and the heart of the artist who’s coming to lead our community in praise!
Catch Up on the Mid-Morning Show Coffee Break
Colin S. Smith is senior pastor of The Orchard Evangelical Free Church, a vibrant, multi-campus church in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago. More widely, Colin is the teacher on the daily radio program Unlocking the Bible. Colin was born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland. He met his wife Karen at while studying at London Bible College and later ministered at the Enfield Evangelical Free Church in north London. The Smiths now live in the Chicago area and have two grown children and three grandchildren.
Todd Nettleton is the Chief of Media Relations and Message Integration for The Voice of the Martyrs—USA and the host of The Voice of the Martyrs Radio. Todd serves as a voice for persecuted Christians, working with the media to tell people in the United States about the faithfulness of Christ’s followers in 70+ nations where they face persecution for wearing His name. During 20+ years serving at VOM, Todd has travelled the world and conducted face-to-face interviews with hundreds of Christians who’ve endured persecution in more than 30 nations.
Big Daddy Weave is one of Christian music’s most beloved artists. Mike Weaver is the lead vocals/guitar for the hugely popular contemporary Christian band. The band has released nine full-length projects. They have amassed more than one million units in album sales and have received numerous honors, including a Dove Award, ASCAP and BMI Awards, and the prestigious Rich Mullins Artist Impact Award, among others.