Betty Cuthbert – star sprinter

Betty Cuthbert – star sprinter

Listen to the story of Betty Cuthbert, Australia’s star sprinter from the 1956 Olympic Games. Later in life she had a battle with multiple sclerosis. Press play to listen or download. Presented on Songs of Hope on 8Apr18. Written and produced by Songs of Hope

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J K Rowling – richest woman in UK

Our “Christian who made a difference” yesterday (18Feb18) was J K Rowling, the Christian woman who wrote the Harry Potter stories. She started with nothing and became the richest woman in Britain.

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Jackie Pullinger helps drug addicts

Hear again about the life of Jackie Pullinger, a Christian who has made a difference in Hong Kong. She has been showing care for drug addicts and prostitutes all her adult life. Put to air on Southern FM “Songs of Hope”, 8:45am 27Aug17

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Helen Roseveare – doctor to Congo

Helen Roseveare – doctor to Congo

helen_roseveare 5Helen Roseveare went as a missionary doctor to the Congo in 1953 to serve an area with a population of 2.5 million, but with no doctor. This was broadcast on Southern FM on 25Jun17. Press play to listen or right click download. Play time is 6 minutes.