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Real Faith with Eric Skattebo

Storytelling Podcasts

Real Faith is a radio program hosted by Eric Skattebo who has conversations with everyday real Australians about the impact faith has on their lives and the challenges we all go through. For more great Christian radio from Australia, visit Vision Christian Radio online for more great content at www.vision.org.au.

Real Faith is a radio program hosted by Eric Skattebo who has conversations with everyday real Australians about the impact faith has on their lives and the challenges we all go through. For more great Christian radio from Australia, visit Vision Christian Radio online for more great content at www.vision.org.au.

Location:

Australia

Description:

Real Faith is a radio program hosted by Eric Skattebo who has conversations with everyday real Australians about the impact faith has on their lives and the challenges we all go through. For more great Christian radio from Australia, visit Vision Christian Radio online for more great content at www.vision.org.au.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ray Busuttil – A Missionary to Ukraine – Part 1

5/14/2022
Ray Busuttil was born in Malta and immigrated to Australia when he was 4 years old. He eventually became a missionary to Ukraine ? shortly after the fall of the Soviet Union. Ray share his story and insights into the challenges that Christians in Ukraine are facing. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:26:44

Nabiha Koriaty – A Lebanese Restaurant That Feeds the Soul

5/7/2022
Nabiha Koriaty was born in Lebanon and almost drowned in a storm on the boat trip to Australia in 1969. On that trip, God made a special promise to her regarding her future life in Australia - that she would bring glory to Him. And that promise has largely come true through the way she greets every customer that enters her restaurant. They leave with a full belly and a friend for life. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:23:55

Joshua Brown – Confused and Disoriented after Sexual Abuse

4/30/2022
Joshua Brown is the son of recent guest, Pastor Chris Brown, from Saving Grace Church in Perth. Sadly he has gone through many struggles in his life after being sexually abused at a young age. The abuse left him confused and disoriented as he entered his teenage years. Joshua will share how God has dramatically worked in his life to help him to heal. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:27:08

Robyn Devenish – “A Son and a Prodigal Mother – Part 4

4/23/2022
Scientist, Robyn Devenish, returns to share more of her incredible story. After going through a rebellious period in her life and calling herself a 'Born Again Atheist,' Robyn eventually comes back to God and uses her gifts to impact thousands of people’s lives in Cambodia. She is the recipient of an Order of Australia Medal. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:25:22

Robyn Devenish – “A Son and a Prodigal Mother – Part 3

4/16/2022
Well, usually we hear stories about children becoming rebellious in their teenage years and then having a Prodigal Son-like experience. But for Robyn Devenish, she experienced her rebellious years in her forties and then had a 'Prodigal Mother' type experience! Robyn will share how the Lord finally got a hold of her heart and how He guided her to serve Him. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:25:44

Chris Brown – A Son and a Prodigal Mother – Part 2

4/9/2022
Even though Chris Brown came from a broken home - and his mother kind of went off the rails when he was a teenager - he eventually was called into full time ministry and his faith grew stronger and stronger. Chris will share some of his incredible stories of doing ministry overseas. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:26:35

Chris Brown – A Son and a Prodigal Mother – Part 1

4/5/2022
Well, usually we hear stories about children becoming rebellious in their teenage years and then their parents praying for them for years to turn their lives around. But for Chris Brown, he experienced the reverse! He was 15 years old when his mother kind of went off the rails. Chris will share his story and a bit of the story of his 'Prodigal Mother.' Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:27:14

Christine Sakakibara – Life in the Holy Land – Part 2

3/26/2022
Christine Sakakibara shares more of her life story and how she came to live in Israel after growing up in Queensland. She tells us about some of the challenges she and her husband have encountered living as Christians in that part of the world -and about the wonderful ministry work she’s been involved in. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:26:00

Christine Sakakibara – Life in the Holy Land – Part 1

3/19/2022
Christine Sakakibara is an amazing woman of God. She was born in Brisbane, raised in Toowoomba and has lived in Jerusalem for over 45 years. While there, she’s lived through wars, terror attacks, and adversity of many kinds. She shares how God led her to live in the Holy Land and some incredible experiences she’s had while being there. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:24:52

John & Sandra Drost – The Frozen Wombats – Part 2

3/12/2022
John and Sandra Drost join us again to share how they decided to serve the Lord as missionaries in the arctic region of Alaska and Canada. Unfortunately, after they arrived, they faced some severe challenges that rocked their world. They unexpectedly found themselves being ministered to instead of being the ones doing the ministering. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:24:37

John & Sandra Drost – The Frozen Wombats – Part 1

3/5/2022
Many people go overseas to serve as missionaries in tropical areas like in Asia or Africa. But John and Sandra Drost decided to go from sunny Queensland to serve the Lord in the arctic region of Alaska and Canada. Their newsletter is appropriately called, 'The Frozen Wombats.' John and Sandra share their story as a couple and how God led them to serve in a cold part of the world. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:24:48

Ricky Chelette – Struggling With Sexual Brokenness

2/26/2022
Ricky Chelette grew up knowing that he was always a bit different and not attracted to the usual rough and tumble activities of other boys his age. He realized that he was a bit more sensitive and eventually began to struggle with same-sex attraction - before finally becoming a Christian and having a heart to help others struggling with sexual brokenness. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:26:13

Michael Sweet – The Lead Singer From Stryper

2/19/2022
Michael Sweet is the voice of the legendary Christian heavy metal band Stryper. He shares some of the ups and downs of his life journey - including the positive impact Stryper’s had over the years on many non-Christian listeners. Also, he talks about some of the personal struggles he’s gone through. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:23:19

James & Salote Norman - 12-13 February 2022

2/12/2022
James grew up in Canada and Salote grew up in Fiji. So, how did the two of them meet and marry here in Australia? And how did they get to the point where they are now serving the Lord in ministry on the Sunshine Coast? We’ll find out as James and Salote Norman share their story. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:19:40

Keith & Vicki Buchanan – Calling It Quits Is Not An Option

2/5/2022
Keith and Vicki Buchanan had just enjoyed a 2-year sabbatical with their children when suddenly their world was rocked by a traumatic event. But through all the ups and downs they’ve faced in over 40 years of marriage, their philosophy has always been, 'Stick it out!' And calling it quits has never been an option. Keith and Vicki share their story and about their desire to help other couples. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:23:46

Keith Greenwood – “Immigration Success Story

1/29/2022
Keith Greenwood immigrated to Australia from Holland in 1950 when he was only 14 years old. And throughout his life, he has always followed what he was taught in Sunday school class - that every part of life is for serving God. The result has been that he’s helped start several ministries that have impacted thousands of people - both here in Australia and in India. Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:24:15

Gladys Staines – The Least of These Movie

1/22/2022
Gladys Staines was born in Ipswich, Queensland and went on to serve as a missionary to people affected by leprosy in India - along with her husband, Graham. Sadly, tragedy struck when her husband and 2 sons were killed in 1999 by extremists. A movie has been made about this incident called, “The Least of These.” Website: https://www.theleastofthesemovie.com.au/ Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:25:00

Dr Daniel Shayesteh – From Islamic Fundamentalist to Christian Evangelist

1/15/2022
Dr Daniel Shayesteh [Shaw-yes-tah] was a teacher of Islamic philosophy and a member of the Iranian Revolutionary Army in the 1970’s - closely supporting the Ayatollah Khomeini. But after falling out of favour with Khomeini’s political group in Iran, he escaped to Turkey where he began his journey to faith in Christ. Daniel is the founder of the Exodus From Darkness ministry. Website: https://www.exodusfromdarkness.org/ Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener...

Duration:00:25:42

Petr Jasek – Tortured by Islamic State Extremists

1/8/2022
Petr Jasek [Peter Yah-shek] is a Czech missionary who was imprisoned in Sudan for 14 months and tortured by Islamic State extremists. Throughout the ordeal, he was moved to five different prisons. Remarkably, his faith was strengthened and he was able to lead many people to the Lord. Peter serves with the Voice of the Martyrs ministry. Website: www.vom.com.au Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:26:26

Bob Fu – Helping Persecuted Christians In China

1/1/2022
Bob Fu was born and raised in mainland China and was a student leader during the 1989 Tiananmen [Tee-an-ah-men] Square demonstrations. He and his wife eventually fled to the United States where he’s written about his experiences in his book, 'God’s Double Agent: The True Story of a Chinese Christian’s Fight for Freedom' Support the show: http://realfaith.org.au/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:27:07