Union founder (William Guthrie Spence)

Union founder (William Guthrie Spence)

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William Guthrie Spence

Listen again to the story of William Guthrie Spence. He was a key founder of Australia’s biggest union, the AWU, and a key founder of the Australian Labour Party. He was a devout Christian, and saw defending workers as the work of Christ.  Broadcast on Southern FM 88.3 on Songs of Hope on 24 Septermber 2017.

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Jackie Pullinger helps drug addicts

Jackie Pullinger helps drug addicts

Jackie Pullinger

Jackie Pullinger

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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Usain Bolt – running legend

Usain Bolt – running legend

Usain Bolt has been a running legend for years, winning the triple triple at Olympics. He is also a keen Christian. Hear his story in 5 minutes. Broadcast on Songs of Hope yesterday 20Aug17

Miracle of Dunkirk

Miracle of Dunkirk

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

J R R Tolkien

J R R Tolkien

Listen to the story of J R R Tolkien, author of “Lord of the Rings”. He was a Christian who made a difference. Broadcast on Songs of Hope on 30Jul17. Written by E Carr and produced by R Carr. Play time is 6 minutes. Press play to listen or download.

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