Moody Radio Cleveland
The Morning Program with Mark and the Morning Team

The Morning Program with Mark and Gary

Air Date April 18, 2013


On today's program guests include Dwight Mason, Penna Dexter, Christopher Yuan and John and Kendra Smiley.  Additional items referred to may be found on Moody Radio Cleveland's Facebook page:  Facebook Group.


Dwight Mason

6:05 a.m. – Dwight Mason (Part 3)
Pastor, NewPointe Church, Sugarcreek, Ohio
Topic: His new book, Only God (Barbour Publishing)
Website | Book | Listen

6:15 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  The Word of the Day
chuffed - annoyed, displeased; delighted, pleased  

6:45 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: Article “Applicants wanted for a one-way ticket to Mars”

6:54 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  Food for the Hungry at work in Mozambique

Penna Dexter

7:05 a.m. – Penna Dexter
Mother, activist and columnist for The Baptist Press
Audio Blog Topic: Boy Scouts Decision 

7:15 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  Cleveland’s casino is fined $180,000

Christopher Yuan

7:35 a.m. – Christopher Yuan (Part 2)
Adjunct Professor, Moody Bible Institute
Topic: Yuan talks with Pastors Joe Abraham and Jonathan Schaeffer about his book, Out of a Far Country
Website | Book | Listen

7:45 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  Fertilizer plant explosion north of Waco, Texas

8:05 a.m. – Dwight Mason (Part 3)
(Same as 6:05 a.m.)

8:15 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  The Grab Bag Question
On Patriots’ Day, how many men actually rode to warn Massachusetts towns?  3 (Paul Revere, William Dawes and Samuel Prescott)

Kendra and John Smiley

8:35 a.m. – John and Kendra Smiley
Parenting coaches and authors
Topic: Babies know more than we think | Listen

8:45 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  Media stumbles in proclaiming arrests in Boston Marathon bombing


Mark Zimmerman

Mark Zimmerman

Born in Cleveland, Mark grew up in Geauga County. After graduating from West Geauga, Mark went to Bowling Green where he majored in Radio/TV. Mark landed a job at WUAB-TV where he did just about everything. He entered the advertising world in 1987 working at various area agencies. In February 1993, Mark was heard for the first time on Moody Radio Cleveland as a part-timer, and started hosting The Morning Program in 2000.

Mark lives in Lake County with his wife Wendy, three daughters, a large cat, and an active dog. Mark sings in the praise team at church, leads an adult Sunday School class and serves on the board of Building Hope in the City. With the entire Zimmerman family, Mark is very involved in the ministry of the Love & Hope Children’s Home in El Salvador.