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Does the Middle East seem like a complex tapestry of people and events—difficult to understand? For a uniquely biblical perspective, join Dr. Charlie Dyer and Jon Gauger for The Land and the Book. Every week this gifted team brings you terrific stories of God at work as they explore biblical, archaeological and prophetic events. Great guests, intriguing listener questions and more!

Does the Middle East seem like a complex tapestry of people and events—difficult to understand? For a uniquely biblical perspective, join Dr. Charlie Dyer and Jon Gauger for The Land and the Book. Every week this gifted team brings you terrific stories of God at work as they explore biblical, archaeological and prophetic events. Great guests, intriguing listener questions and more!

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Chicago, IL

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Moody Radio

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Does the Middle East seem like a complex tapestry of people and events—difficult to understand? For a uniquely biblical perspective, join Dr. Charlie Dyer and Jon Gauger for The Land and the Book. Every week this gifted team brings you terrific stories of God at work as they explore biblical, archaeological and prophetic events. Great guests, intriguing listener questions and more!

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@MoodyRadio

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English

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Episodes

The 7 Feasts

8/8/2020
​The Old Testament is filled with festivals of remembrance and celebration. Today, we often view these events as full of rules and regulations that have nothing to do with our lives in 2020. But, what if we looked at them differently? What can we learn from them and how do they illuminate the character of God? This week on The Land and the Book, we’ll explore The Seven Feasts, with Erin Davis. Join us.

Duration:00:46:59

Insider Tips on Sharing Your Faith

8/1/2020
​So you want to share your faith with your Jewish friends. But you wish you had an insider perspective. For example, are there certain conversations you should try to have? Are there some you should definitely avoid? This week on The Land and the Book, we’ll help you share your faith with your Jewish friends. Who better to guide our discussion than a guy who came to Messiah as a young adult. Great stories and plenty of encouragement—this week on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Extreme Israel Travel

7/25/2020
​When most of us think of a trip to the Holy land, we envision air-conditioned buses, relaxing walks to favorite Bible destinations, and a cushy vacation feel. But this week on The Land and the Book, we’ll talk to a pastor who took an “Extreme Israel Trip.” So lace up those hiking boots—and make sure you’ve got plenty of water. Plus, Charlie Dyer will bring us up to date on all the hot stories coming out of the Middle East. That’s The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Islam vs. Ten Commandments

7/18/2020
​The Ten Commandments: carved by the finger of God onto stone tablets. The Commandments remind us of who God is—and who we ought to be. But is it possible some are mimicking the Ten Commandments with dark intentions? Don't miss the conversation this week on The Land and the Book. Plus, our Q&A segment will stimulate your thinking about Israel, the Bible, and prophecy. Find out what other listeners are asking on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Births in the Bible

7/11/2020
​The birth process—it’s full of wonder and mystery. It’s also filled with discomfort—and even danger. When we read the Bible, we encounter many stories of notable births. But what do we know about the medical conditions back then? How were those births different from ours—and how were they similar? In what way should this influence the way we read Scripture? An unusual conversation this week on The Land and the Book. It’s “Births in the Bible.” Join us!

Duration:00:46:59

Israel Travel—for Women

7/4/2020
​So, you're a woman thinking about traveling to Israel. Maybe you're single. Or you're married, but going without your spouse. And you wonder--is traveling to Israel a good idea? If so, how should you pack? Do some holy sites place restrictions on women? And what safety issues—if any—should you be concerned about? This week on The Land and the Book, we’ll focus on Israel Travel—for Women.

Duration:00:46:59

Keeping Holocaust Stories Alive

6/27/2020
​Using technology to tell the story of the Holocaust. That’s our focus this week on The Land and the Book. You’ll discover how holograms make it possible to have virtual conversations with real holocaust survivors. Plus, we’ll update you on all the critical stories unfolding right now in the Middle East. We’ll also answer your latest Bible questions. So join Charlie Dyer and Jon Gauger for The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

I Found the Truth

6/20/2020
​Facts tell. Stories sell. The team at I-found-the-truth-dot-com is undoubtedly leveraging the power of Story, as you’ll discover this week on The Land and the Book. You’ll hear the actual testimony of a Jordanian woman who left Islam to follow Jesus. Plus, learn how video testimonies are impacting the Muslim world for Christ. All on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Famous Couples in the Bible

6/13/2020
​Famous Couples in the Bible—and what they can teach us today. That’s our focus this week on The Land and the Book. We’ll sit down with New York Times best-selling authors Les and Leslie Parrott for a stimulating conversation. Abraham and Sarah…Ruth and Boaz…Joseph and Mary. You’ll see them as you’ve never seen them before. That’s ahead this week on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:17:22

How to Overcome Worry

6/6/2020
​Picture Jesus on the Mount of Beatitudes, overlooking the sea of Galilee. To the crowd gathered from near and far, Jesus talks much about anxiety. He invests a significant part of His "Sermon on the Mount" to our problem of worry. But we DO worry. This week on The Land and the Book, Dr. Winfred Neely takes us back to the Mount of Beatitudes for a practical conversation on how to overcome worry. This is one program you should not miss. The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

High Tech Turkey Outreach

5/30/2020
​When you think of evangelism, you probably don’t think of the nation of Turkey. But some very creative people are trying some very creative outreach ideas there. The impact reaches all the way to Iran. You’ll be amazed when you join us for The Land and the Book. Plus, you’ll be stimulated by the questions listeners like you are asking about prophecy, the Middle East, and Scripture. Why not make it a point to join the conversation this week on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Patterns of Evidence

5/23/2020
​Have you ever wondered about the Bible and whether or not the events in it really happened? Tim Mahoney has traveled the world and talked to experts on both sides of the question. He says there are patterns of evidence that match events and places recorded in the Bible. Using the Bible as a guide, he helps us discover details that many have overlooked or forgotten. Patterns of Evidence. Don’t miss the conversation this week on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

40 Questions about Islam

5/16/2020
​Islam is one of the most significant forces shaping the world today. But lots of Christians are uncertain of its fundamental beliefs and practices. Many wonder about the apparent similarities and clear differences between Christianity and Islam. This week on The Land and the Book… 40 Questions About Islam. And don’t miss Charlie Dyer’s devotional: David and Bathsheba—the Danger of Looking Down. This week on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Ruth and Naomi

5/9/2020
​When Ruth and Naomi left Moab, how long was their journey to Bethlehem? How did two women crossing a desert in that day even manage to survive? On the next edition of The Land and the Book, Charlie Dyer and Jon Gauger address “Everything You Always Wanted to Know About the Story of Ruth and Naomi.” We promise there’ll be details and insights that will amaze you. And speaking of amazing, Charlie’s devotional is titled, “A Miracle in 2 Parts.” Join us!

Duration:00:46:59

The Jerusalem Assassin

5/2/2020
Imagine if a Middle East peace plan was accepted by Israel AND some of the gulf states. Fiction or faith? On this week’s edition of The Land and the Book, we’ll talk with New York Times best-selling author Joel Rosenberg. He'll help us understand what's going on with Iran, Turkey, Russia, and Israel in today's complex world. Plus, we'll connect with his new book, The Jerusalem Assassin. That’s all ahead on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Not Forgotten

4/25/2020
​Second class citizens. In Muslim countries, that's a typical view of women. So who's reaching out to them? The ministry known as "Not Forgotten" is connecting with Muslim women overseas and here in America. This week, The Land and the Book team heads down to Tampa, Florida, for a conversation with JoAnn and Tom Doyle. These are people with a real heart for Muslims, and you’ll definitely connect with their heart-rending stories. So don’t miss...The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

A Jewish Believer Leads Israel Tours

4/18/2020
​It’s the land where Jesus walked. But ironically, most of those leading the tours don't know Jesus. This week on The Land and the Book, you’ll meet a tour guide who does! So how does being Jewish—and a follower of Yeshua—influence the way he guides? Great stories and insights...this week on The Land and the Book. Plus, we’ll answer a whole bunch of intriguing Bible questions. Maybe one of them is yours! So don’t miss...The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:04:15

College Kids Impacting Israel!

4/11/2020
​How can college kids bring a biblical perspective on Israel to the world around them? This week on The Land and the Book, you’ll meet two who are doing just that! Plus, Charlie Dyer and Jon Gauger will fascinate you with the latest listener questions that have come our way. Whether it's prophecy, the Middle East, or Scripture, you'll find it this week on The Land and the Book...from Moody Radio. Join the conversation!

Duration:00:46:59

Feeling like a Martha in a Mary World

4/4/2020
​Do you ever feel like a Martha in a Mary world? As a recovering perfectionist, Tammy Whitehurst has given a lot of thought to how Mary and Martha's roles might have been viewed in Israel when Jesus came for dinner. Tammy will have you laughing one minute—and crying the next. Don’t miss her conversation on The Land and the Book.

Former Muslim Helps Us Reach Muslims

3/28/2020
​He was born a Muslim in Africa...but found Christ as Savior here in America. Today, he helps other Muslims know Jesus, too. His advice is direct, practical, and doable. Muslims are moving to America in record numbers. Why not introduce them to Christ? Learn how when you join us for The Land and the Book. Plus, we’ll bring you up to date on all the news stories from the Middle East on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59