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The Morning Program with Mark and the Morning Team

The Morning Program with Mark and Gary

Air Date July 11, 2013


Ron Eastwood fills in for Gary today. On today's program guests include Christy Sabaka, Penna Dexter, Julie Roys, Anthony Bradley, David Fitch and John and Kendra Smiley.  Additional items referred to may be found on Moody Radio Cleveland's Facebook page:  Facebook Group.


6:05 a.m. – Christy Sabaka
Communications Specialist with The American Red Cross, Northern Ohio Region
Topic: The 8th annual WCRF blood drive Tuesday, July 23, at Cuyahoga Valley Church in Broadview Heights
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6:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic:  The Word of the Day
accrete -- to grow together; to adhere

Penna Dexter

6:35 a.m. – Penna Dexter
Wife, mother, activist, and columnist for The Baptist Press
Audio Blog Topic: We will be “Made to Care”

6:54 a.m. – Mark
Topic: Mission Aviation Fellowship purchases two Kodiak aircraft to increase their presence in Indonesia

7:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: “How the Hum of a Coffee Shop Can Boost Creativity”

7:35 a.m. – Julie Roys
Senior Producer for Moody Radio
Topic: Julie talks about “legalism” with Dr. Anthony Bradley of King’s College and Dr. David Fitch of Northern Seminary
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8:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic:  The Grab Bag Question
On this day in 1656 Ann Austin and Mary Fisher were the first of what denomination to arrive in America? Quakers

Kendra and John Smiley

8:35 a.m. – John and Kendra Smiley
Conference speakers and parenting coaches from Central Illinois
Topic: The Mom and the Daughter-in-Law
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8:45 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: “Bynum worth the risk for Cavaliers?”


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.