Before we exit this very first month of the year, Dr. Jim Coakley offers a history lesson on "January" and how this relates to our study of God's Word. Learn how some Bible passages have us looking backward and forward at the same time and how this observation helps to solve some interpretive questions. Don't miss this fascinating Bible study tool segment as we kick off our year with Dr. Jim Coakley!
Have you checked in with your financial counselor lately? Thrivent Financial Consultant Jim Wegener is checking in with Ken and Deb for part 2 of a conversation we began last week on financial planning. Be listening as Jim shares 4 more financial planning considerations for the new year!
Dr. Jim Coakley has taught for sixteen years as professor of Bible at Moody Theological Seminary specializing in Old Testament and Biblical Languages. Prior to Moody he was involved in pastoral ministry for thirteen years. He has traveled to Israel multiple times as a tour leader and has also toured throughout Turkey. Jim is married to Gayle and they have two grown children and two grandchildren. He was a contributor to the Moody Bible Commentary and is working on a second doctoral degree through the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa. He also has a special interest in how the use of technology intersects with Biblical studies and has written articles and spoken at conferences on that topic.
Jim Wegener is a financial consultant with Thrivent. He is a Certified Financial Planner and Certified Kingdom Advisor. Jim Wegener is committed to providing financial advice, investments, insurance, banking, and generosity programs to help people in Davenport, IA make the most of all they've been given.