Songs of Hope - Life stories

Life stories of world-shaping Christians from a radio program in Australia

These audio posts are recordings of "Christians who made a difference" broadcast on the radio program "Songs of Hope". Songs of Hope is broadcast each Sunday morning from 7am to 9am on radio station Southern FM 88.3. Southern FM 88.3 is located in the southern suburbs of Melbourne, Australia.

Today 17Mar19 is St Patrick's Day. Irishmen and Irish lovers all over the world celebrate their founding father. Hear his story on Songs of Hope radio program.

St Patrick

On 10Mar19 Songs of Hope broadcast the story of George Coles, the founder of the retail stores chain in Australia. He was a devout Christian. Story written by Annie Hamilton of Diduno (

George Coles Christian retailing

On 3Mar19 our "Christian who made a difference" was J K Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series of books.

J K Rowling Harry Potter

John Witherspoon started as a Presbyterian minister in Scotland, moved to America and become a strident advocate for independence from Britain.

St Valentine lived in the 3rd century AD. He was a Christian man with a moving story. We now celebrate St Valentine's Day on 14Feb.

St Valentine Valentine Day Christian love