Listen again to an extract from a diary of a soldier at Gallipoli during the first world war. Read by Rod Carr. Broadcast during Songs of Hope on Southern FM 88.3 on 22Apr18.
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Hear about the extraordinary events surrounding the Dunkirk evacuation after a national day of prayer in Britain. Broadcast on Songs of Hope on Sunday 13Aug17. Press play to listen or download
Listen again to the story of the founder of the Red Cross and the man who initiated the Geneva conventions for waring nations. His name was Henry Dunant. Broadcast on Southern FM 88.3 on Songs of Hope on 24 April 2016 at 8:45am. Story duration 5 minutes. Narrated by Rod Carr.
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In Christians who made a difference this week 19 July 2015, we looked at the story of Andrew White. Andrew is an Anglican priest who has worked tirelessly for peace between the warring parties in the Middle East
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Listen again to the story of Corrie ten Boom. She and her family risked life and limb to shelter Jews from the Nazis in Holland during World War II. Broadcast on 3 Aug 2014 on “Songs of Hope” during the “Christians who made a difference segment”.
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Florence Nightingale cared for wounded soldiers and in so doing created the nursing profession. Listen again to her story on Songs of Hope 7 Aug 2016.
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Our Christian who made a difference is a lady who broke with English conventions on how an upper class woman should live. She dedicated her life to making a difference for people in hospital and wounded soldiers. She is known now as the “lady of the lamp”. She is the founder of the nursing profession. She was a practising Christian living by Christian values. She is Florence Nightingale. Continue reading
Our “Chrstian who made a difference” for 15Apr18 was John Thornton. He lived in the 18th century in England, was very wealthy, and used his wealth for social good and for supporting Christian ministries. Play time is 5 minutes. Story written by E Carr.
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
Constance Coltman was the first female Christian minister in Britain. Her story was put to air on Songs of Hope on 25Mar18. Press play to watch video or listen to audio or download.
Listen to the story of the life of Samuel Marsden, an early free settler and a guiding light for Australian foundation. This was broadcast on Southern FM 88.3 on 18Mar18. Watch video or listen to audio.
Today is St Patricks day, 17 March 2018. Listen again to his story. He is the father of Ireland. Broadcast on Southern FM on Songs of Hope on 11Mar18
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Lynn Arnold was South Australian premier in 1992. He is now a priest. Hear his story as broadcast on Songs of Hope on 4Mar18
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