CHARLES DYER (B.A., Washington Bible College; Th.M. and
Ph.D., Dallas Theological Seminary) served as provost and dean of
education at Moody Bible Institute before becoming
Professor-at-Large of Bible at Moody and host of The Land and
the Book radio program. Before coming to Moody, Charlie served
for 20 years in multiple administrative and faculty roles at Dallas
Theological Seminary - ultimately serving as Executive Vice
President under Chuck Swindoll. In addition to his role as host of
The Land and the Book radio program, Charlie is an Old
Testament scholar and an authority on Middle Eastern history and
geography. He also serves as Associate Pastor of Grace Bible Church
in Sun City, Arizona. Charlie has traveled extensively throughout
the Middle East for more than 30 years, leading more than 80 trips.
He is the author of numerous books, including A Voice in the
Wilderness, What's Next?, The New Christian Traveler's Guide,
Character Counts: The Power of Personal Integrity, and
Thirty Days in the Land with Jesus. His most recent book is
The Isis Crisis. Charlie and his wife, Kathy, have been
married for more than 40 years and have two grown children.
MARK TOBEY (Moody Bible Institute; Dallas Theological Seminary) is a pastor, freelance writer, and editor. Previously he served in publishing and as an adjunct professor of pastoral studies. Mark is co-author of Strike the Dragon with Dr. Charles Dyer and is a collaborator for The Trouble with Jesus Study Guide with Dr. Joe Stowell. He and his wife, Tracy, have three children.