Christian social reformer (Earl of Shaftesbury)

Christian social reformer (Earl of Shaftesbury)

The Earl of Shaftesbury stopped exploitation of child labour in English factories. He was a key Christian social reformer in the 19th century. He has enriched our lives in the Christian west greatly. Broadcast on 9Jul17 on Songs of Hope on Southern FM. Press play to listen or download

Doctor for the Congo (Helen Roseveare)

Doctor for the Congo (Helen Roseveare)

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.

Australian starts micro-loans (David Bussau)

Australian starts micro-loans (David Bussau)

Australian David Bussau pioneered micro-loans to poverty stricken families, firstly in Indonesia and then in other countries. He set up a bank to provide those micro-loans. He has lifted at least 20 million third world people out of poverty. His name is David Bussau. Broadcast on 4Jun17.