Yom Kippur—it’s a major Jewish holiday soon to be here. But what exactly is all about? Why should non-Jewish believers care? This week on The Land and the Book, Jacki Powell gives us a biblical backdrop—and much more. As always, we’ll bring you an update on current events in the Middle East…answer your Bible questions and much more. All ahead this week on The Land and the Book.
Jacki Powell is founder and director of Light for Israel, a Hebrew Scripture Bible Society. The Bible ministry provides Hebrew Scriptures for Jewish people throughout the USA.
Jon Gauger has been with Moody Radio nearly three decades and works with special projects. In addition to being the announcer for Moody Presents which features sermons by the Presidents of Moody, Jon is hosting and producing The Land and the Book. He writes and produces a weekly commentary, creates special documentaries, and has traveled to 30 countries covering stories for Moody Radio, or doing training work with international broadcasting partners. Jon is married to Diana, and they have two grown children-all of whom are Moody graduates. An avid photographer, videographer and reader, Jon also enjoys camping and freelance voice-over work, including audiobook projects.
Does the Middle East seem like a complex tapestry of people and events—difficult to understand? For a uniquely biblical perspective, join Dr. Charlie Dyer, Jon Gauger and Dr. Jim Coakley for The Land and the Book. Every week this gifted team brings you terrific stories of God at work as they explore biblical, archaeological and prophetic events. Great guests, intriguing listener questions and more!