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

The Morning Program with Mark and Gary

Air Date June 18, 2013


Ron Eastwood fills in for Gary today. On today's program guests include David Szafranski and Melanie Elsey.  Additional items referred to may be found on Moody Radio Cleveland's Facebook page:  Facebook Group.


David Szafranski

6:05 a.m. – David Szafranski
Financial Advisor, Edgewater Investments, Avon, Ohio
Topic:  Retirement Investing
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6:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic:  The Word of the Day
mishpocha - a family network

6:35 a.m. – Melanie Elsey
Legislative Liaison, Christian Home Educators of Ohio
Topic: CHEO Convention at The Knight Center in Akron begins Thursday
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6:54 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic:  Ministries preparing for 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia

7:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: Cuyahoga Valley National Park makes Top 10 list again 

7:45 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: American marriage rates hit historic lows

8:05 a.m. – David Szafranski
(Same as 6:05 a.m.)

8:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic:  The Grab Bag Question
Which of our national parks is the most visited? Great Smokey Mountains

8:35 a.m. – Melanie Elsey
(Same as 6:35 a.m.)

8:45 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: South Africans pray for Nelson Mandela


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.