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

The Morning Program with Mark and Gary

Air Date July 5, 2013


On today's program guests include Terry Pluto, Janet Parshall and John and Kendra Smiley.  Additional items referred to may be found on Moody Radio Cleveland's Facebook page:  Facebook Group.


Terry Pluto

6:05 a.m. – Terry Pluto
Sports Columnist for The Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohio
Topic: Talkin’ Tribe and their first place battle with Detroit this weekend
Website | Listen

6:15 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  The Word of the Day
apprise – to give notice to; to inform

6:45 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: The Statue of Liberty reopens on the 4th of July

6:54 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: Pray for Christians in Egypt as Morsi’s government falls and the Muslim Brotherhood takes to the streets

Janet Parshall 2

7:05 a.m. – Janet Parshall
Host of In the Market with Janet Parshall
Audio Blog Topic: Happy Birthday, America!

7:45 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: “Feed Their Future” Campaign for children of the Mathare Valley in Kenya continues

8:05 a.m. – Terry Pluto
(Same as 6:05 a.m.)

8:15 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic:  The Grab Bag Question
 How many visitors came to the Statue of Liberty yesterday? About 17,500

Kendra and John Smiley

8:35 a.m. – John and Kendra Smiley
Parenting coaches and authors
Topic: Too Much TV and video games | Listen

8:45 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: This weekend’s series for the Indians vs Detroit Tigers is crucial


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.