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Christmas Specials 2021 Christmas Specials 2021

Enjoy Four New Special Christmas Programs from Moody Radio!

 

Moody Radio is pleased to offer you four new Christmas specials for the 2021 Christmas holiday season. Listen on the air or on-demand:

In addition, we will have five older Christmas specials returning that have been favorites for years!


Nativity: The Audio Dramatization of the Birth of Jesus Christ Nativity: The Audio Dramatization of the Birth of Jesus Christ

Nativity

Nativity: The Audio Dramatization of the Birth of Jesus Christ consists of three 54-minute programs airing on Moody Radio the first three Saturdays in December at 3:00 p.m. CT.

Produced by David Warner and Ross Boothe in conjunction with the team at AudioStories.life, this collaborative effort with Moody Radio features a large cast of professional actors, sound environments and effects, and a cinematic score. It’s truly a “movie for your mind” that is appropriate for all ages.


Son of David Son of David

The Son of David (Christmas Special from Haven)

The Son of David (Christmas Special from Haven)—looking at the Gospel of Luke as well as the prophets of old, Charles Morris will seek to answer the question, “Why is Jesus the Son of David?” The stunning answer shows us that Christmas isn’t just something that happened unexpectedly. It was planned by God, foretold in the Old Testament, and fulfilled by Jesus.

This 54-minute Christmas special from Haven Ministries first aired on Moody Radio on Saturday, December 4 at 4:00 p.m. CT


Candlelight Carols 2021 Unwrapped the Gifts of Christmas Candlelight Carols 2021 Unwrapped the Gifts of Christmas

Unwrapped—The Gifts of Christmas

Candlelight Carols: Unwrapped—The Gifts of Christmas is a joyous celebration of the Christmas season. The Moody Bible Institute Music Department’s music ensembles, along with members of Moody’s Speech and Drama Corps, create a compelling program sure to delight the whole family. The sounds of Candlelight Carols will inspire everyone to reflect on the true meaning of Christmas through dramatic and musical expression.


This 54-minute special first aired on Moody Radio on Saturday, December 11, at 4:00 p.m. CT and again on Sunday, December 12 at 3:00 p.m. CT. It can also be viewed online on the Candlelight Carols website.

 


Unwrapping Christmas in the Old Testament Unwrapping Christmas in the Old Testament

Unwrapping Christmas in the Old Testament

Unwrapping Christmas in the Old Testament—for most of us, our vision of Christmas is limited exclusively to the accounts found in the Gospels. But Christmas is actually unwrapped in the Old Testament! The production team of The Land and the Book with Dr. Charlie Dyer will take listeners to a fresh appreciation of the real story of Christmas. With most of the content recorded in Israel, this 54-minute special will include compelling conversations, powerful insights from Scripture, expert guests, and dramatic vignettes along with location-based sound effects.

This new special will air three times on Moody Radio:

  • Saturday, December 18, at 4:00 p.m. CT
  • Sunday, December 19 at 3:00 p.m. CT
  • Saturday, December 25 at 3:00 p.m. CT

Unwrapping Christmas in the Old Testament—Trailer: A one-minute overview of the Moody Radio Christmas special.

Unwrapping Christmas in the Old Testament--Trailer--MIX

Little Town of Bethlehem--MIX

Little Town of Bethlehem

Dr. Charlie Dyer leads us on a quick tour of Bethlehem, then takes us inside the Church of the Nativity.

 

Christmas in Israel--Meno Kalisher--MIX

Christmas in Israel—Meno Kalisher

A Jerusalem pastor describes what Christmas is like for many Israelis.

 

 


Trail of Two Kings Trail of Two Kings

Trail of Two Kings

With Herod as a narrator to Moody Radio’s original production, Trail of Two King, audiences are invited to share in the paths of two kings. Yet, in the end, one king will experience a rise of  power on earth that is fleeting, while the other embodies the very essence of power and life in the Father


Messiah Messiah

Messiah

The annual production of Messiah, an oratorio by George Frideric Handel, is presented and performed by the Sacred Music Department of the Moody Bible Institute. Messiah encompasses both the lyrical art of music and God's word. Join Moody Bible Institute students, staff and faculty as they unite as one melodious body to celebrate the awesome power of God and the gift of his Son. 


A Stirring in Bethlehem A Stirring in Bethlehem

A Stirring in Bethlehem

Special news reports are coming out of Bethlehem, where witnesses have  observed celestial disturbances and even claiming the Messiah has been born. The media is covering this breaking news story from every angle to make sure the public stays informed and can be ready to  respond to King Herod.  


The Hope Of Hanukkah The Hope Of Hanukkah

The Hope Of Hanukkah

To understand the origin of Hanukkah is to understand there is hope in Jesus Christ. In Moody Radio’s “The Hope of Hanukkah,” listeners are guided on a step by step odyssey filled with musical arrangements and relevant interviews concerning the pivotal events leading to the creation of this celebration.


The Lesser Characters Of Christmas The Lesser Characters Of Christmas

The Lesser Characters of Christmas

There’s Mary, Joseph, and the Baby Jesus, but what of the lesser characters of Christmas? Elizabeth, the mother of John, and her husband, Zechariah. Also, Anna, the prophetess, and Simeon, both of whom were supernaturally appointed to meet the infant King at the temple. We'll meet them in this documentary.

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Specials

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Throughout the year Moody Radio hosts several unique programs featuring world-renowned Bible teachers, Christian Speakers, and Musicians.