Graeme Clark – Inventor of the bionic ear

Graeme Clark – Inventor of the bionic ear

Listen to the story of Australian doctor, Graeme Clark. He invented the bionic ear (Cochlear Ear) which gives profoundly deaf people hearing and speech. Broadcast on Southern FM “Songs of Hope” on 8Jul18 (3 mins). Segment “Christians who have made a difference”. Press play to listen or download.

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Isaac Newton – scientific genius

Isaac Newton – scientific genius

isaac newton 179x179Listen again to the story of Isaac Newton. He was a brilliant scientist who created modern physics. He was also a devout Christian. Written and produced by Songs of Hope and broadcast on 10Jun18. Press play to listen or download. Play time is 5 minutes.

John McDouall Stuart – explorer

John McDouall Stuart – explorer

John McDouall Stuart 599x599Songs of Hope “Christian who made a difference” today 3Jun18, was John McDouall Stuart, the great Australian explorer. He forged a path to the centre of Australia and from Adelaide north across the continent to what is now Darwin. He did this at great personal cost to his health. His path has become a national highway, the Stuart Highway

John Flynn – the greatest Australian

John Flynn – the greatest Australian

john flynnListen to the story of Reverend John Flynn, the greatest Australian. He appears on the Australian $20 note. Songs of Hope program Sunday 20May18. (3 mins) Press play to listen or download

Mother Teresa helped thousands

Mother Teresa helped thousands

Mother-Teresa-from-Juan-Blanco-by-Denise-Krebs-on-flickr-200x200-75pc.jpgListen again to the story of Mother Teresa, the Albanian Catholic Christian who has helped thousands around the world in a lifetime of service. Her organisation now numbers thousands of staff.

This was broadcast on Songs of Hope in the “Christians who made a difference” segment on Sunday 13May18 at 8:40am on Southern FM 88.3

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Norman Borlaug – saved a billion lives

Norman Borlaug – saved a billion lives

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 6May18

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Ossie Cruse – aboriginal activist

Ossie Cruse – aboriginal activist

Ossie Cruse was a Christian aboriginal who was important in seeking social justice and reconciliation for Australian aborigines. He did this without resorting to violence. Broadcast on Songs of Hope on 29Apr18. Songs of Hope website https://songsofhope883.com/

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