As a youth, she was hungry for God—but turned to Islam. She then worked for the U.S. government in anti-terrorism and has photos of herself with Presidents Bush, Obama, Trump and Prince Charles. Eventually, she found Christ. But the twists and turns along the way make for a remarkable story. You’ll hear it in its entirety when you connect with us this week at The Land and the Book. Plus—we’ll bring you the stories behind the headlines from the Middle East on The Land and the Book.
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.