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

The Morning Program with Mark and Gary

Air Date July 8, 2013


Ron Eastwood fills in for Gary today. On today's program guests include Joe and Cindi Ferrini, Dr. Mark Eckel and Charles Morris.  Additional items referred to may be found on Moody Radio Cleveland's Facebook page:  Facebook Group.


Joe & Cindi Ferrini

6:05 a.m. – Joe and Cindi Ferrini
National speakers, Family Life, Strongsville, Ohio
Topic: Marriage Matters: “Regretting Words”
Facebook | Ferrini | Listen

6:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic:  The Word of the Day
ephebic – characteristic of a young man

Mark Eckel

6:35 a.m. – Dr. Mark Eckel
Vice President for Academic Affairs, Crossroads Bible College, Indianapolis, Ind.
Audio Blog Topic: Calamity | Transcript

6:54 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: More unrest strikes Egypt

7:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair talks about declining tourism and the Egyptian economy

7:20 a.m. – Mark and Gary
Topic: Photos from the International Space Station once again place the beauty of God’s creation at center stage

Charles Morris

7:35 a.m. – Charles Morris
Host of Haven Today
Audio Blog Topic: Ramadan | Transcript

7:45 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: Even those Americans who are “nones” (non-religious), don’t see it as a positive for the USA

8:05 a.m. – Joe and Cindi Ferrini
(Same as 6:05 a.m.)

8:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic:  The Grab Bag Question
How much has travel to Egypt declined since 2011? Over 90% (Over $13 billion two years ago to just over $1 billion now)

8:45 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: Omar Vizquel has won Cleveland’s heart on and off the baseball field


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.