Biographies

 

Helen Cadbury


Our History and the Christian Connection

It wasn’t easy carrying a Bible in the playground so Helen and her friends had pockets made in their dresses for carrying a Bible or a New Testament.  When Helen was 16, the group was called ‘“The Pocket Testament League’ “and it had a membership of 60 girls, now there are over 370,000 members world-wide.


Read more at:  diduno.info/cadburys-grand-daughter-helen-cadbury

John Flynn was a Christian Missionary who created the Royal Flying Doctor Service. In this application you will learn how Flynn, by trusting God, would become one of Australia's greatest leaders.


The application features:

  • Flynn's biography
  • an interactive timeline
  • an interactive twenty dollar note
  • audio re-enactment of some of Flynn's statements
  • and plenty more...

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Making note of our Historic Flying Doctor Service


Read this article on John Flynn and the $20 dollar note.


'Women Pioneers of Australia': A/Prof Stuart Piggin

A talk given at the anniversary of the first Christian Service on Australian Soil, 3 February 2019, Richard Johnson Square, Bligh St Sydney

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Australian surgeon Catherine Hamlin has just celebrated her 90th birthday, and for most people, this would be a good enough reason to slow down.

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Read this article on Gladys Staines and her missionary service to the Indian community.

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Alfred Deakin




Learn more about Alfred Deakin here:


UNDERSTANDING OUR CHRISTIAN HERITAGE Volume 2
alfreddeakin.com

Read some of Deakin’s writing here:
Deakin's Boke of Praer and Praes at  Typescript of 'The boke of praer and praes' (Part I of III) (nla.gov.au)

View the Wikipedia article on Deakin here:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_Deakin


Speech on the Reverend Richard Johnson

Speech on the Reverend Richard JohnsonDownload this document to read the speech.

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Dr Fred Schwarz: Little Known Australian Who Helped Change World History.

By Graham McLennan

Read more about this little Australian who play a big part in changing world history.

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Margaret Court is Australia's most successful and celebrated tennis player of all time. Download the article to learn more.

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Holden Founder a Committed Christian

Read this article to learn more about Henry James Holden – founder of Holden motor car manufacturer and committed Christian.

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Ramon William is a hero of Australian Christian Media. Download the article to learn more and view the photo slideshow to learn more.

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The Story of
John G. Paton


1872

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James Chalmers His Autobiography and Letters

By Richard Lovett, M.A.

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The Life of John Hunt Missionary to the Cannibals in Fiji

By George Stringer Rowe

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The Life Story on an Australian Evangelist

By William George Tayor

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Matt Prater has worked in Radio since the age of 15, working as an announcer, in sales, training staff and copy writing. He has also been a youth pastor, DJ, a Children’s entertainer.Here are over 330 radio interviews.

http://historymakersradio.com