Barnett got rid of Melbourne slums

Barnett got rid of Melbourne slums

barnett-osListen again to the story of Oswald Barnett. He was the devout Christian who worked to help the poor in the slums of Melbourne in the early 1900s. He was instrumental in founding the Housing Commission and moving slum dwellers into good accommodation. Broadcast on Songs of  Hope on 21May17.

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He made money (E Veith)

He made money (E Veith)

eugene veithEugene Veith started with nothing, was successful in business, and helped many with his wealth. Broadcast on Songs of Hope on 23Apr17. Story brought to us by Brett Peatman.

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Christians in ancient Rome

Christians in ancient Rome

In todays (2Mar17) “Christians who made a difference” Rod Carr talked about Christians in ancient Rome, and the difference they made. The podcast of this story is below.

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He saved a billion lives-Norman Borlaug

He saved a billion lives-Norman Borlaug

Norman Borlaug has been credited with saving the lives of one billion people from death by starvation. Listen again to his story. He was a Christian agricultural scientist who made the “green revolution” possible. Broadcast on Songs of Hope on 26Mar17

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The greatest Australian – John Flynn

The greatest Australian – John Flynn

$20-backListen to the story of Reverend John Flynn, the greatest Australian. He appears on the Australian $20 note. Songs of Hope program Sunday 19Mar17. (3 mins)

A man of influence – Saint Patrick

A man of influence – Saint Patrick

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St Patrick

Next Friday, 17Mar17, is St Patricks Day. Listen again to the story of St Patrick, the father of Ireland. Story told by Rod Carr. Broadcast on Southern FM on Songs of Hope at 8:45 am on 12Mar17.

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