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Does the Middle East seem like a complex tapestry of people and events—difficult to understand? For a unique biblical perspective, join Dr. Charlie Dyer, Jon Gauger, and Dr. Jim Coakley 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 unique biblical perspective, join Dr. Charlie Dyer, Jon Gauger, and Dr. Jim Coakley 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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Does the Middle East seem like a complex tapestry of people and events—difficult to understand? For a unique biblical perspective, join Dr. Charlie Dyer, Jon Gauger, and Dr. Jim Coakley 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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Episodes

Fighting Terrorism in Court

5/18/2019
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​Terrorism. How do you fight back—and win? What weapons could possibly turn the tide on terror? Believe it or not, one innovative Israeli organization is using the law. And they’re racking up some big wins in international courtrooms, hitting terrorists in their bank accounts. Get the full story this week when you listen to The Land and the Book—“Fighting Terrorism One Lawsuit at a Time.”

Duration:00:46:59

She Gives Hope

5/11/2019
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​They’ve been displaced by war. They’re among the poorest of the poor. So who’s offering hope? Christians—that’s who. This week on The Land and the Book, we’ll explore creative ways you can make a practical difference in the lives of Syrian refugees and others. Then stick around to find answers to fascinating Bible questions —as well as a riveting devotional from Charlie Dyer. All on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Making a Difference—Now!

5/4/2019
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​She’s a third generation Messianic Jew. At Moody Bible Institute, she’s studying Jewish Studies. But Tirzah Walker is making a difference right now—even as a student. You’ll get to know her on this week’s edition of The Land and the Book. Plus—we’ll do a thorough sweep of the Middle East and give you an update on current events in the region. So make it a point to join us for The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Medical Mission in Lebanon

4/27/2019
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​One million. That’s how many Syrian refugees have fled to Lebanon for safety and relief. But who will care for these one million refugees? Dr. Lina Abujamra joins us this week on The Land and the Book. She’ll bring an update on a recent medical mission trip she took to Lebanon. We’ll have plenty of time to answer your Bible questions, and then enjoy Charlie Dyer’s look at prayers in the Bible. All on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Trends to Watch for in the Middle East

4/13/2019
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​He’s a former advisor to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. He’s also the New York Times bestselling author of 13 novels and five nonfiction books. Joel Rosenberg is our guest this week on The Land and the Book. He’ll take us on a tour of Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Israel, Iran and Turkey—looking at “Trends to Watch for in the Middle East.” So join us for The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

The Third Jihad

4/6/2019
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​An American Islamist imam in Washington, D.C. has called for the creation of an Islamic State of North America by 2050. Some people laugh it off as unthinkable. But is it possible? This week on The Land and the Book, Michael Youssef introduces us to The Third Jihad. And Charlie Dyer takes us to Luke 1 for his devotional, “Touched by an Angel.” All ahead this week on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

The Jewishness of Jesus

3/30/2019
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​The Jewishness of Jesus. If we miss that…we’re missing a lot! But some of us have given very little, if any thought, to Christ’s Jewish roots. So what exactly are we missing? That’s our conversation this week on The Land and the Book. A messianic rabbi helps us see Jesus in all his Jewishness. Plus…more of your Bible questions…on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

A Theology of the Land

3/23/2019
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​Why is the geography of Israel of such little consequence to most Christians? We’ve got maps at the back of our Bibles that we seldom consult. Same for online maps. Dr.John Monson says it’s time you and I understood the “Theology of the Land.” What does he mean by that? You’ll find out this week on The Land and the Book. You’ll discover that when it comes to understanding the Bible, maps matter! So join us for The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

The Persian Gamble

3/16/2019
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​What if Iran cut a deal to illegally acquire five long range nuclear weapons? Imagine if those weapons were aimed at major U.S. cities. It's fiction…but frighteningly plausible. On this week’s edition of The Land and the Book, former adviser to Benjamin Netanyahu and New York Times bestselling author Joel Rosenberg is our guest. You absolutely don’t want to miss The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Palestinians Coming to Christ!

3/9/2019
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​We hear all about Palestinians lobbing bombs into Israel. Or we hear about them digging tunnels in hopes of carrying out raids in Israel. But when did you last hear about Palestinians coming to faith in Christ? It’s happening all the time! And our guest this week on The Land and the Book has met these people himself. You’ll be encouraged—and equipped with ways you can pray very specifically. So don’t miss The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

The Money Man

3/2/2019
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​Joseph Caplan’s ambition took him to dizzying success: Summers on board a yacht in the south of France…the gift of a Rolls Royce for his birthday. But then it all crumbled. On the next edition of The Land and the Book, you’ll meet Joseph Caplan: The Money Man who came to know Yeshua. Then…we’ll take you to the north of Israel as Charlie Dyer brings us another in his series, “Great Confessions of the Bible: Peter at Caesarea-Philippi.

Duration:00:46:59

Sharing Christ with a Jewish or Muslim—or any—Friend!

2/23/2019
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​When Ron Hutchcraft gets excited…everybody gets excited. He’s our guest this week on The Land and the Book. Our focus: How to share your faith with a Jewish friend…or a Muslim friend…or ANY friend. Ron comes loaded with great stories, great laughs—and great tips for you and me. And did we mention Ron gets excited?! You will be, too, when you check out this week’s edition of The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

The World’s Longest Running Hate Campaign

2/9/2019
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​It’s the world’s longest running hate campaign: antisemitism. What fuels the fire? And if we can’t put that fire out, how can Christians at least help contain it? We’ll take a long look at the dark history of anti-Semitism this week on The Land and the Book. Then we’ll join David in the Elah Valley for what Charlie Dyer calls a “Great Confession of the Bible.” That’s this week on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

What Americans Don’t Get About the Church in Israel

2/2/2019
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​Most of us have a pretty good understanding of what it means to be a Christian in a secular culture like America. But what’s it like to be a follower of Jesus…in the land where Jesus walked? That’s where our conversation is headed this week on The Land and the Book. We think you’ll definitely be intrigued. So don’t miss it—The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Mark Jobe—Favorite Places in Israel

1/19/2019
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​He grew up in Spain as a missionary kid. At the age of 21, he started a congregation that would come to be known as New Life Community Church in Chicago. Mark Jobe—he’s the new president of Moody Bible Institute. And this week, he invites you to join him for a hike on The Land and the Book, showing us his very favorite places in Israel. Grab your canteen and join us for The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Seizing the Digital Day

1/5/2019
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​Can you name the one country that spends the most time per person online? If you guessed the USA…you’re wrong. The answer is Israel. And this week on The Land and the Book, we’ll learn how one Israeli ministry is seizing the digital day. Then, Charlie Dyer tells “A Tale of Two Cities—and Two Kings, and Two Prophets.” So join us for The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59

Confessions, Stories and Secrets from a Tour Guide

12/29/2018
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What's it like to be a licensed tour guide in Israel…in a land that doesn't recognize Jesus as Messiah? Confessions …secrets…and stories from a born again Israeli guide. It's a spirited conversation—with plenty of inside looks on The Land and the Book. Then…Charlie Dyer takes us to "Prayers of the Bible: A Prayer to Start the New Year," based on Psalms 20. Don't miss The Land and the Book.

Wondering About the Wise Men

12/22/2018
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​What about the wise men of the Christmas story? Just who were they—and where did they come from? What exactly can we piece together from the biblical account? It's a great conversation we're having with Dr. Charlie Dyer this week on The Land and the Book. Plus, we'll get you caught up on current events from the Middle East—and answer your Bible questions. All on The Land and the Book.

Duration:00:46:59