After years in the Muslim faith, his ultimate goal was to be a martyr in Jihad, to defend Islam. But God had a different plan. Mohamad encountered Messiah at the age of 23 in Tehran, Iran. He was immediately persecuted and fled Iran for his life. “Forsaking my Father’s Religion.” Here is a story you don’t want to miss!
Most Christians are familiar with the book of Acts. We understand how Christianity spread through Israel and the rest of the world in the first century. But after that, we’re not so sure. This week on The Land and the Book, it’s an unusual look at Christianity in Israel in the Fourth Century. Plus, Charlie Dyer continues his devotional series, Eight Names for Jerusalem.
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.