Fairfax Radio 9-5-2023

David L. Johnson, Author of “A Virtuous Woman”

 Pastor, David Johnston Our first guest is David L. Johnson, Author, Speaker, and Teacher. After graduating from seminary, David entered an itinerant ministry, going from town to town and church to church. For five years, he spoke in high schools, university campuses, churches, and open-air events. David served as a national youth director for 1,200 churches and published a youth magazine that was sent to about 10,000 teens. He has done mission work from the Arctic Circle to Central America. In addition, David spent three years in the former Soviet Union establishing new churches. He now teaches at King of Kings Christian Church. David is married to Judith, a gifted interior designer, and he has two grown daughters and six grandchildren, all of whom he loves dearly.

In his new book “A Virtuous Woman, by Pastor David JohnsonA Virtuous Woman,” he states Virtue makes all that is good possible. The most influential people in any culture are the women! That’s where you can enter as the heroine! YOU, a Virtuous Woman! In the book of Proverbs (called the Book of Wisdom), God speaks of the characteristics of a virtuous woman. Chapter 31 uncovers many of the beautifully illustrated facets of love, virtue, and strength that a woman can possess. As you work your way through this book, the pages unpack each aspect of this amazing woman. Discovering and applying these truths can help you to become a woman of influence, strength, and character — a motivator, trendsetter, influencer, and advocate for virtue. 

This book is designed to celebrate the incomparable gifts and qualities of a virtuous woman and makes a good gift for any woman in your life. After pastoring for several decades, David now helps people develop Biblical Life Management Systems through his ministry, Nothing But The Truth. His teaching videos have amassed more than 1.9 million views. To order his new book go to his website at nothingbutthetruth.org/virtuous-woman.

Noah Syken, Vice President, IBM Sports, and Entertainment Partnerships

Noah SykenOur first guest today is Noah Syken, the driving force behind IBM’s global sponsorship portfolio, overseeing Strategy and Partnerships. This extensive portfolio includes exciting partnerships with major events like the US Open (tennis), The Masters (golf), The Grammys, Wimbledon, and more.

Our focus today revolves around cutting-edge technologies, particularly artificial intelligence (AI), and how they’re revolutionizing the world of sports, creating immersive experiences for fans worldwide. We’ll delve into how these advanced technologies are transforming sports and enhancing the fan experience. Additionally, we’ll explore IBM’s role in collaborating with sports organizations to usher in the digital transformation of these games.

This year, IBM is unveiling AI-powered fan experiences tailored for tennis enthusiasts, in collaboration with the United States Tennis Association (USTA), the host of the US Open. For over three decades, IBM has been the USTA’s trusted technology partner, consistently raising the bar for the digital and fan experience at the US Open. In 2023, we witnessed the introduction of groundbreaking technology solutions designed to elevate the fan experience, such as IBM AI Commentary and IBM AI Draw Analysis. For more information, please visit: ibm.com/sports

Michael Letts on Current Events and and Politics in the Country

Michael A. Letts, President of In-Vest USAMoving on to our final guest, Michael Letts, the President and Founder of Invest USA, who joins us as our regular expert on current events. In-Vest USAToday, Michael discusses the current state of the country. He also talks about the lawlessness especially in Blue States and also now across other parts of the country.. He gives ideas and suggestions on how we can help our local Officers in Blue. .

He passionately talks about how his organization, In-Vest USA, saves countless officers and first responders from danger by providing free bulletproof vests and equipment to communities across America. Michael Letts is a dedicated individual who has spent 30 years in law enforcement. Through InVest USA, a national grassroots non-profit organization, he has made a significant impact on communities, ensuring their police forces are well-equipped and protected. To learn more about Michael Letts and his remarkable work, please visit his official website at www.investusa.org.

Thank you for joining us on today’s episode of Let’s Just Talk with Kathryn Raaker! We hope you find inspiration and valuable insights from our incredible guests.

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