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The Morning Program with Mark and the Morning Team

The Morning Program with Mark and Gary

Air Date July 12, 2013


Mark Zimmerman is host and Ron Eastwood fills in today covering the news for Gary. On today's program guests include J. Mark McVey, C.H. Dyer and Janet Parshall.  Additional items referred to may be found on Moody Radio Cleveland's Facebook page:  Facebook Group.


6:05 a.m. – J. Mark McVey
Actor and singer who has performed the role of Jean Valjean in Les Miserables more than 3,000 times
Topic: Performing and proclaiming his faith in Christ July 19 in Hudson and July 20 in Middleburg Heights
Websites: J. Mark McVey | Community Calendar

6:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic:  The Word of the Day
ploce - The repetition of a word or phrase

6:45 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: “Eggstreme Measures: Infamous Death Valley cracks down on nifty trick of frying eggs on the pavement”

6:54 a.m. – Mark
Topic: Tragedy in Dafur. Two World Vision workers are killed

7:05 a.m. – C.H. Dyer (Repeat)
President of Bright Hope International
Topic: A report from the Mathare Valley in Kenya as the “Feed Their Future” campaign continues
Websites: Bright Hope |

7:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: “Kremlin returns to typewriter to avoid computer leaks”

Janet Parshall 2

7:35 a.m. – Janet Parshall
Host of In the Market with Janet Parshall heard 5-7 p.m. weekdays on WCRF
Audio Blog Topic: “What’s Happening to the Heart of America?”

8:05 a.m. – J. Mark McVey
(Same as 6:05 a.m.)

8:15 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic:  The Grab Bag Question
What do Emperor Julius Caesar, writer Henry David Thoreau, comedian Bill Cosby, Gospel singer Sandi Patty, and actress Cheryl Ladd have in common? All of them have a birthday today.

8:45 a.m. – Mark and Ron
Topic: Tribe 4 – Toronto 2 …Danny Salazar!


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.