Michael Parker – Talk With Your Kids
Have you ever tried to talk to your kids about democracy, war, animal rights or freedom of speech? In this podcast, author and educator Michael Parker discusses the importance of talking with your children about ethics and big ideas, and how you can start the conversation.
Size: 6.44mb |
Duration: 14:04 |
Rabbi Zalman Kastel – Discrimination: Race and Religion
In our “Discrimination” series, we explore different ways people confront and overcome discrimination. In this podcast, Rabbi Zalman Kastel, National Director of Together For Humanity, discusses how to cultivate more understanding and less prejudice.
Size: 8.52mb |
Duration: 18:37 |
Josie Gagliano – The Sandwich Generation
Are you struggling with the pressure of caring for an older parent as well as your own children, and even grandchildren? You are not alone – you are part of the ‘sandwich generation’. In this podcast, Josie Gagliano shares the trials and triumphs of her care journey as a mum and her mum’s carer.
Size: 8.80mb |
Duration: 19:14 |
Dr Anne Chalfant – Children and Autism
Between 2009 and 2012, there was a 79 per cent increase in the number of people diagnosed with autism in Australia. In this podcast, child psychologist Dr Anne Chalfant discusses the health and developmental needs for kids with autism and shares her experience supporting families after an autism diagnosis.
Size: 5.23mb |
Duration: 11:25 |
William Struthers – Wired for Intimacy
Addiction to pornography is one of the greatest threats to human relationships, poisoning marriages and destroying families. Professor William Struthers from Wheaton University explores the impact of sexual images on real intimacy and provides advice on how to steer clear of pornography.
Size: 7.40mb |
Duration: 16:10 |
Stella Young – Discrimination: Disability
In our “Discrimination” series, we explore different ways people confront and overcome discrimination. In this podcast, comedian and journalist, Stella Young, talks about identifying as a ‘crip’, and shares her thoughts on the objectification of disability.
Size: 5.56mb |
Duration: 12:08 |
Refugees and Asylum Seekers
What does a compassionate approach to immigration policy look like? Are deterrence measures effective in stopping the boats? How can we support refugees living in our communities? In this podcast, you’ll find the answers to these questions and more with highlights from our Open House Live Q&A Panel, a real-life asylum seeker story from ChilOut Youth Ambassador Bashir Yousufi, and a song addressing the experiences of refugees and asylum seekers from Tanya Riches.
Size: 26.49mb |
Duration: 57:52 |
Ruth Chang – Hard Choices, Big Decisions
Are you facing a hard choice in life? Big decisions can be difficult, agonising and difficult – but there is hope! In this podcast, philosopher Ruth Chang discusses a powerful new way to think about hard choices and big decisions.
Size: 5.64mb |
Duration: 12:19 |
Andrea Trevenna – Live Different: The Heart of Singleness
In our Live Different series, we explore the pressure points Christians face in everyday life, and how we can face them confidently to live full, free, deep and different. In this podcast, Andrea Trevenna, discusses how to be single and satisfied.
Size: 6.35mb |
Duration: 13:52 |
Professor James R Doty MD – Compassion
Could compassion be the answer to the world’s problems? This is the premise of our conversation with Professor James R Doty MD, founder of Stanford University’s Centre for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education. In this podcast, Professor Doty discusses where compassion comes from and the benefits of choosing compassion.
Size: 8.76mb |
Duration: 19:09 |
Sophie De Witt – Live Different: Compared to Her
In our Live Different series, we explore the pressure points Christians face in everyday life, and how we can face them confidently to live full, free, deep and different. In this podcast, author and conference speaker Sophie De Witt looks at ‘Compulsive Comparison Syndrome’.
Size: 6.27mb |
Duration: 13:42 |
Jarrod McKenna and Karl Faase – Love Your Neighbour
In response to an newspaper headline, “We’ll Fight Islam 100 Years”, Australian faith leaders declared, “We’ll Love Muslims 100 years”. In this podcast, Christian Pastors Jarrod McKenna and Karl Faase discuss the command to “love your neighbour” and it’s impact on our relationships with Muslims and our understanding of Islam.
Size: 8.35mb |
Duration: 18:15 |