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Interviewing ordinary people with extraordinary lives


Brisbane, QLD


Interviewing ordinary people with extraordinary lives






Dan Paterson

Dan Paterson is the founder of Questioning Christianity, a ministry which Connects the Christian story to life's deepest questions. Dan has served as an ordained Baptist pastor for 7 years and worked at Malyon College leading the Traverse Centre and lecturing in apologetics. Dan has spoken regularly to audiences across the belief spectrum on how the gospel connects to life's biggest questions, and on the popular objections to the Christian Faith. He is married to Erin, and with three young...


Della Brown

Della Brown is from "HIT international." HIT is an international hosting network, where private people, lovers-of-Israel, open their hearts and homes and invite Israeli travelers visiting their countries to come and stay with them providing them a 'home away from home' experience. Listen in to hear Della's testimony and how the Lord has opened doors for her from her home base in Narrabri NSW.


Shane Willard

Shane Willard is a Bible teacher and Author from the USA. He ministers full time in America, Europe, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. With degrees in both clinical psychology and theology, Shane is known for being an informative, brilliant and humorous communicator. Shane is mentored by a pastor with rabbinical training, and teaches the context of the Scriptures from a Hebraic perspective. This perspective helps people to see God's Word in a completely new way and leads them into a...


Colin Kemsley

Colin Kemsley is part of the leadership team at Sherwood Cliffs Rehab near Coffs Harbour. He went through their rehab program at the age of 19 and was set-free from drug addiction. In this conversation he shares about his own story and how this amazing faith-based ministry is seeing many lived transformed!


Nigel McNeil

Nigel McNeill is an Aussie Evangelist from Revival fire ministries. Revival Fire Ministries was birthed in 1995 to bring the refreshing move of the Holy Spirit to churches and individuals across the U.S and the South Pacific. Over the last few years, Nigel has had a growing burden to speak into the lives of Pastors. He now has an apostolic relationship with many churches and is constantly ministering into leadership. Listen in to Nigel's Testimony and hear about his heart for Revival!


Duncan Armstrong

Duncan Armstrong is an Australian Olympic Swimming champion, and former world record-holder. He is best remembered for winning a gold and silver medal at the 1988 Summer Olympics. He is sought after as a motivational speaker and has a powerful testimony of transformation. In this interview Duncan shares about highlights of his swimming success and about his faith journey.


Chris Bowman

Pastor Chris Bowman has served as a missionary in China for over 20 years and Thailand for 15 years. He's now ministering as Associate Pastor at New Hope Brisbane caring for the poor and making disciples. Listen in to his testimony and how he's also lead medical missions in many nations including North Korea and Myanmar.


DeeJay Jansen

DeeJay Jansen travels around Australia with a massive wooden Cross wherever she goes. She shares the gospel on the streets and has seen many miracles and lives transformed! Listen in to her amazing testimony and a message of hope!


Bill Scott

Bill Scott has been involved in Christian media in the USA for over thirty years. His career has included radio, TV, publishing and consulting, and he's worked with Share Media Services as a fundraising consultant for over twenty years in the USA and Australia. Bill has also created the first digital lifestyle magazine for Christian radio called iBelieve Magazine, and he's written three books over the last few years. Bill's latest book was a best seller on Amazons Spiritual Warfare list....


Canon J.John

Canon J.John has been an evangelist for over 40 years. He has spoken at conferences, churches and universities in 69 countries on 6 continents. Based in Britain, J.John communicates the Christian faith in a practical way. He has written several books across a range of subjects including 'Theology For Little People' to help children understanding biblical truth. He is well known for his hilarious stories, listen in to his testimony and his message for Australia.


Danni Synot

Danni Synot is the Founder and CEO of Brave Enough, an organisation that produces and shares digital media and practical resources using real stories to impact lives. Danni is a dynamic TV and radio presenter featured on various networks around the globe. She is also a Christian speaker, and author of the book "Every Heart's Cry", a regular contributor to Amelia Magazine and a qualified counsellor. In her previous endeavours, Danni has worked as an outreach pastor, assistant pastor,...


Dr Peter Hammond

Dr. Peter Hammond has been a pioneer missionary to some of the worst war zones in the world. For over 34 years he has served persecuted churches and pioneered evangelistic outreaches into Mozambique, Angola, Sudan, Rwanda, Congo and Nigeria. In the course of his missionary activities Peter has been ambushed, come under aerial and artillery bombardments, been stabbed, shot at, beaten by mobs, arrested, imprisoned and tortured for Christ. He has also helped establish over 100 Christian schools...


Mike Newton-Brown

Mike Newton-Brown is the Co-Founder and CEO of The Freedom Project, an international justice non-profit organisation, addressing the issues of human trafficking and modern slavery. With a wealth of charity, mission and international development experience, Mike operates as a consultant to The Freedom Project field partners. Mike is also CEO of Leisures Shoe Boutique, with 6 stores operating on Sydney's north shore. Listen in to his story!


Craig Guntrip

Craig Guntrip is a Youth Pastor and Marriage Celebrant based in Tasmania. He shares about his passion to reach this generation with the good news, and about the importance of mentoring and raising up young people for ministry. Listen in to hear his testimony and how many youth ministries are uniting together for youth outreaches.


Rachel Kayrooz

Rachel "NinjaMum" Kayrooz has survived the unthinkable. Once a gifted classical singer, actor and songwriter, with a promising career in the arts, this sales and marketing professional went from working in the top end of town and performing in theatre and film, to living in her car, pregnant, beaten, broke and homeless. Her story of survival will shock you. Yet her bravery, courage, resilience and fight to live has motivated and empowered thousands of people. Listen in to her faith journey...


Mark Matthews

Mark Matthews is the National Training and Technical Manager for the COACH Community Mentoring program. Mark has worked in the social welfare sector of Melbourne for 30 years. Mark's work has involved providing direct casework to clients, leading teams of Social Work and Health professionals in service provision, and being instrumental in designing, developing and managing major crisis accommodation centres and housing programs across Melbourne. Mark currently leads a community church in...


Paul Brittenden

Paul Brittenden was addicted to illicit drugs for a quarter of a century before he made contact with The Salvation Army. Paul is now employed by the Salvo's as a community engagement worker. He advocates for clients with the courts and government departments like Centrelink. He also provides counselling to people in addiction and pastoral care through God's Sports Arena (corps) in Brisbane, where he works alongside for Bronco's Chaplain Bill Hunter. Paul's early life was not pleasant. He was...


Meredith Scott

Meredith Scott is the CEO of Opportunity International Australia. In early 2018 following a 32-year career at Ernst and Young, including 19 years as an audit partner, she took on the role of CEO. Opportunity International helps lift people out of the poverty cycle, in 4 key areas: microfinance, health, education, and safety. Listen in to her faith journey and about the impact of this amazing charity!


Paul Reis

Paul Reis is a man on a mission! He's the Chaplain for the Brisbane Lions, he works with Wesley Mission QLD and has a big heart for the homeless and he's been involved in Pastoral ministry for a number of years. Listen in to his story!


Ross Nancarrow

Ross Nancarrow is the executive director of International Mission Ministries. IMM brings hope and opportunities to the people of Nepal, providing protection for at-risk children, standing against human trafficking and empowering women, and bringing hope and grace to disempowered peoples. He's also worked extensively with New Tribes Mission and works as a Life Coach. Listen in to his story!