Have you ever been to a family gathering and had something unexpected happen? Gerad Hall offers some perspective from Pentecost and what we can learn from Peter about seizing gospel opportunities. Listen to the story of the early church and be reminded afresh of how God's opportunities often come when we are interrupted in our day by what we have not planned but God has designed for the building of His kingdom!
If you are a regular listener to Pastor Colin Smith on Moody Radio, you may have noticed a name change. Pastor Colin Smith talks with Ken and Deb about the program change and what it means for their ministry focus and outreach. Be listening to hear from Pastor Colin Smith and don't forget to Open Your Bible on weekdays at 9 a.m. on Moody Radio Quad Cities!
Gerad Hall serves as a representative for Iowa, Missouri, and southern Illinois. Gerad is from the Quad Cities region of eastern Iowa and western Illinois. He completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at Moody. Prior to coming on staff with Moody, he served as a family pastor in East Moline, Illinois, for more than nine years. He and his wife, Melissa, have been married for more than 10 years and have three sons.
Pastor Colin Smith was born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland. He trained at London School of Theology, where he met his wife, Karen. He served as pastor of Enfield Evangelical Free Church in London for 16 years before coming to The Orchard Evangelical Free Church in 1996. As Senior Pastor, he has brought a strong emphasis on God's Word, has helped the church develop a vision for the future and has encouraged and taught young preachers. Colin and Karen have two sons, Andrew and David and three grandchildren.