He’s recorded 38 albums, authored over 28 books, and is host to a weekly podcast. You know his songs: "El Shaddai," "Love Crucified Arose," and "Immanuel." Michael Card is an award-winning musician and performing artist. He’s also our guest this week on The Land and the Book. Our focus: the life of Christ—as a song. Plus, Charlie Dyer answers your Bible questions. All this week on The Land and the Book.
In a career that spans 30 years, Michael Card has recorded over 31 albums, authored or co-authored over 24 books, hosted a radio program, and written for a wide range of magazines. An award-winning musician and performing artist, he has penned such favorites as "El Shaddai," "Immanuel" and many other songs. A graduate of Western Kentucky University with a bachelor's and master's degree in biblical studies, Michael also serves as mentor to many younger artists and musicians, teaching courses on the creative process and calling the Christian recording industry into deeper discipleship. Michael lives in Tennessee with his wife and four children.
For more than three decades, Jon Gauger has served with Moody Radio as a writer, producer, and host. He is rarely seen without a camera, shooting photos and video for Moody Radio and others. In addition to The Land and the Book, Jon is heard on Moody Presents, Today in the Word, the Praise and Worship Channel, and Majesty Radio. He has traveled to 38 countries as a journalist, speaker, or trainer. An award-winning narrator, Jon has voiced 75 audiobooks and has written If I Could Do It All Over Again and Kids Say the Wisest Things. Jon is married to Diana, and they have two grown children and six truly extraordinary grandchildren. The Gaugers love reading, camping (trailers, not tents), and great Mexican food.