Christchurch

This morning, I wake up with the heavy knowledge that my Muslim brothers and sisters are mourning. And the urgency of knowing that their pain is likely only to increase if we, the church, do not turn our eyes and hearts towards them.   On Friday, March 15th, a young Australian man named Brenton Tarrant opened fire in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, killing 50 people and wounding 50 more. In the larger of the two mosques, Masjid al Noor, over 40 people were shot and killed within six minutes. He then moved on to the Linwood mosque, where over 100 Muslim worshipers were gathered for Friday Jumu’ah (prayer… Read More

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Christ and a cup of tea Part 3

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Foundation Bread of Life is an international ministry that is doing some amazing work in Eastern Europe. For starters, they seek out the homeless, helpless and the hungry in order to encourage them by meeting their immediate practical needs. Then, they empower, encourage and equip people to live for something bigger than themselves. Join us for an inspiring conversation that Bram and His wife Sandi had with their ministry team leaders.     http://breadoflife.pl/bofl/en/home/

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Back from the brink

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Today Bram talks with John Saggiani. A man who had the world on a string. Success in business, cars, homes, the golden parachute, you name it. Then it all came crashing down with the recession. Stay with us as he shares how God lifted him up from the bottom and turned his eyes towards serving others in an incredible way…

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Keepers of the peace that passes all understanding Part 4

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So many of us are completely unaware of the incredible pressure that our law enforcement officers face on a daily basis. Many of them see more human tragedy in a week, than most of us will see in a lifetime. Today on Compassion Radio Bram talks with Eric and Kim Bauer the founders of Shield of Hope, a ministry that seeks to be a light to police officers, and the communities they serve both here and internationally. You’re going to love this very open and honest dialog with this dynamic husband and wife team…   http://shieldofhope.org

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Keepers of the peace that passes all understanding Part 3

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So many of us are completely unaware of the incredible pressure that our law enforcement officers face on a daily basis. Many of them see more human tragedy in a week, than most of us will see in a lifetime. Today on Compassion Radio Bram talks with Eric and Kim Bauer the founders of Shield of Hope, a ministry that seeks to be a light to police officers, and the communities they serve both here and internationally. You’re going to love this very open and honest dialog with this dynamic husband and wife team…   http://shieldofhope.org

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Being real in Jesus Part 3

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Recently Bram sat down with legendary songwriter and contemporary Christian music pioneer John Fischer. They talked about the genesis of that musical genre and how it grew and changed as the culture evolved during 1960s and 70s. They talked about the past, present and future role of the Christian church. How to have an effective ministry and the importance of being real with the people God puts in your path…

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Being real in Jesus Part 2

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Recently Bram sat down with legendary songwriter and contemporary Christian music pioneer John Fischer. They talked about the genesis of that musical genre and how it grew and changed as the culture evolved during 1960s and 70s. They talked about the past, present and future role of the Christian church. How to have an effective ministry and the importance of being real with the people God puts in your path…

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From wallowing in the mud, to basking in His light Part 4

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Most of us think we know ourselves pretty well. Who we are as people, what we do for a living, our plans for the future and so on…And that’s the story of Mark and Sidney Launder. That is until God called them to go across the world to become missionaries in Ethiopia. Thanks for joining us today as they share their thrilling stories of the power of God to break through even in the darkest of situations!

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Hope Through Healing Hands, Dr. Jenny Dyer (part 2)

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Jenny Eaton Dyer, Ph.D. is the Executive Director of Hope Through Healing Hands, a Nashville-based global health organization, founded and chaired by Senator Bill Frist, M.D., committed to improving the quality of life for communities around the world using health as a currency for peace. We invite you to listen to the second half of an eye-opening conversation Bram had with Dr. Dyer, as she shares how God is using “hope through healing hands” to dramatically improve the lives of millions.

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Hope Through Healing Hands, Dr. Jenny Dyer (part 1)

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Jenny Eaton Dyer, Ph.D. is the Executive Director of Hope Through Healing Hands, a Nashville-based global health organization, founded and chaired by Senator Bill Frist, M.D., committed to improving the quality of life for communities around the world using health as a currency for peace. We invite you to listen to part 1 of an eye-opening conversation Bram had with Dr. Dyer, as she shares how God is using “hope through healing hands” to dramatically improve the lives of millions.

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