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

The Morning Program with Mark and Gary

Air Date July 3, 2013


On today's program guests include Dan Vermilya.  Additional items referred to may be found on Moody Radio Cleveland's Facebook page:  Facebook Group.


6:05 a.m. – Our Sacred Honor
Topic:  Selections from Our Sacred Honor by William Bennett, The Declaration of Independence by Thomas Jefferson and music from The Patriot by John Williams (Repeat)

6:15 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  The Word of the Day
vouchsafe - to give by way of reply; to grant a special favor

6:45 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: “Feed Their Future” Campaign for children of the Mathare Valley in Kenya continues

6:54 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: Egyptian tensions increase as Morsi deadline approaches

7:05 a.m. – Dan Vermilya
Native of Kirtland, Ohio; Ranger, Gettysburg National Military Park
Topic: The 150th anniversary of the Civil War Battle of Gettysburg
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7:15 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: List of fireworks displays in Northeast Ohio

7:45 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: No current economic recovery in Northeast Ohio

8:05 a.m. – Our Sacred Honor
(Same as 6:05 a.m.)

8:15 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  The Grab Bag Question
How many of the 57 signers of the Declaration of Independence were ordained pastors?  One - John Witherspoon, President of Princeton University and Presbyterian Minister

8:35 a.m. – Dan Vermilya
(Same as 7 a.m.)

8:45 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: Tribe beats Kansas City and hangs on to first place


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.