Iran and Israel. Imagine them as allies. Friends. Believe it or not, there’s historical precedent for that. So what has changed? How did we get to the tension that defines the relationship today? This week on The Land and the Book, you’ll get an insider’s view of Iran from someone who was born, raised—and nearly killed there. Plus…Charlie Dyer’s devotional and your questions answered. All on The Land and the Book.
Pastor Ramin Parsa was born into a devout Muslim family in Southern Iran. He came to know The Lord Jesus and his life drastically changed. He has written his life story in a book called, “From Ashes to Glory.”
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!