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Join in and listen to interviews from the weekly radio show "History Makers" with host Matt Prater and be inspired by stories of people who have been successful in sport, business, politics, media, ministry and life in general.

Join in and listen to interviews from the weekly radio show "History Makers" with host Matt Prater and be inspired by stories of people who have been successful in sport, business, politics, media, ministry and life in general.

Location:

Brisbane, QLD

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Join in and listen to interviews from the weekly radio show "History Makers" with host Matt Prater and be inspired by stories of people who have been successful in sport, business, politics, media, ministry and life in general.

Twitter:

@MattPrater

Language:

English


Episodes

Dr Peter Hammond

10/27/2020
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...

Duration:00:21:18

Mike Newton-Brown

10/21/2020
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!

Duration:00:17:59

Craig Guntrip

10/14/2020
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.

Duration:00:16:42

Rachel Kayrooz

10/8/2020
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...

Duration:00:15:51

Mark Matthews

9/29/2020
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...

Duration:00:19:22

Paul Brittenden

9/23/2020
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...

Duration:00:18:32

Meredith Scott

9/16/2020
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!

Duration:00:17:58

Paul Reis

9/8/2020
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!

Duration:00:17:24

Ross Nancarrow

9/2/2020
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!

Duration:00:16:00

Paul Molyneux

8/28/2020
Paul Molyneux is an ordained minister who leads Mission Australia's national team of chaplains. Prior to joining Mission Australia, Paul was a Pastor at CityLife Church Melbourne. He has also served as State Director of Youth Alive Victoria and is on the Board of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and Samaritan's Purse International Relief Australia. Listen in to hear about his faith journey and his passion to reach people with the good news of the gospel.

Duration:00:17:38

Eloise Wellings and Julius Achon

8/19/2020
Eloise Wellings is an Aussie Long distance runner and Olympic Athlete. She founded the Love Mercy Foundation in 2009 and has since impacted over 100,000 local Ugandans through health and agriculture programs. She is a strong Christian and has stated that she missed out on the Sydney 2000 Olympics due to an injury and thought God was punishing her. She went to church with a school friend and began to understand God's love for her. She stated, "Once I found Jesus I was free to use the gifts He...

Duration:00:18:40

Bill Wiser

8/12/2020
Bill Wiser is an Author, Pastor and Teacher. He's one of the leaders in a Christian Community called Danthonia near Inverell in NSW, Australia. This community is a part of the Bruderhof, which was founded in 1920 in Germany by the Protestant theologian Eberhard Arnold. Appalled by mounting social injustice and the horrors of World War I, they sought answers in Jesus' teachings, especially his Sermon on the Mount. Through this search they felt a call to radical discipleship: to give up...

Duration:00:17:19

Angela Williams

8/5/2020
Angela Williams is a wife, mother, God-Lover and Advocate for women. She is the Co-Founder/CEO of I Bought Her Freedom and Her Freedom Foundation. She is a public speaker, blogger and author. Born into a privileged life in the UK, married to an Irish Man and now living in Australia, Angela chose to leave her comfortable life to see how other people lived. Being led by her faith she helped women trapped in addictions and prostitution. She showed them a love never knew they could have and...

Duration:00:18:08

Tod McDowell

7/26/2020
Tod McDowell is a pastor in based in Hawaii. He has previously served for 15 years with Youth With A Mission at the University of the Nations in Kona, Hawaii. In 2007, he became the Executive Director for the ministry called The Caleb Company, who have a vision to ignite revival in Israel, The Middle East and the Nations. Listen in to his story…

Duration:00:17:48

Dr. Klaus-Dieter John

7/21/2020
Dr. Klaus-Dieter John has worked tirelessly to bring hope to rural Peruvians. He has raised huge amounts of money and awareness for the issue of poor healthcare in Southern Peru, and has used this to build a modern hospital for locals. The hospital, called - or 'Trust in God' - has served hundreds of thousands of people in the Apurímac region. He shares the journey in this compelling conversation.

Duration:00:17:12

Cornelis Kant

7/15/2020
Reverend Cornelis Kant is the Executive Director of Christians for Israel International. Rev. Cornelis has previously been working in the banking sector and has served as a Pastor in several Protestant Churches in the Netherlands. Listen in to hear his testimony and about his mission to speak about the biblical promises for Israel and the Jewish people.

Duration:00:18:08

Andrea Simmons

7/9/2020
Andrea Simmons was a successful businesswoman and devoted mother when she almost lost everything after she became addicted to ICE. How did it all go so wrong? Andrea shares her story and how God helped her turn her life around. She is now the Founder/ Director of Australian Anti-Ice Campaign.

Duration:00:16:29

Michael Connell

7/1/2020
Michael Connell is a comedian, juggler, entertainer and Radio presenter. He's been on Australia's Got Talent, Rove [live] and performed as "Weird Al" Yankovic's warm up act! He's also performed at Soup Kitchens and in Childrens hospitals. Listen in to his faith story and have a good laugh!

Duration:00:16:39

Cindy McGarvie

6/26/2020
Cindy McGarvie is the CEO of Youth for Christ Australia. Cindy has previously served with the Australian Army as a Nurse and Nurse Instructor, she's done missions in Tanzania and Uganda where she worked with SIL International in the medical support, recruitment and management fields. She's also spent time working for various members of parliament, both State and Federal, and she's also worked with Nexus Care and the Australian Christian Lobby. Listen in to her story!

Duration:00:18:18

Dom Raymond

6/16/2020
Dom Raymond is a Photographer, an evangelist and a prodigal son. Dom shares about being bullied, having his life threatened, struggling with addiction, and how he's overcome many trials. Dom shares about God's amazing grace, which is available to us all.

Duration:00:16:32