Assist News Service Podcast

Assist News Service Podcast
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Strawberry Field – Major Kathy Versfeld (Podcast)
Sep 3 • 26 min
Dan Wooding interviews this South African-born Salvation Army leader about the exciting new projects at Strawberry Field. In mid-September, they will be opening the famous red gates for good, inspiring new generations. Strawberry Field, immortalized by…
Peter Wooding – Following Dad’s Footsteps (Podcast)
Aug 20 • 26 min
Dan Wooding interviews his younger son, Peter, about how he is following in his Dad’s footsteps by becoming involved in international journalism, and recounts some of his latest trips with Mercy Projects to Ukraine and Georgia. He also shares about his…
Bryn Yemm – Welsh Singer from the Valleys (Podcast)
Jul 29 • 28 min
Dan Wooding interviews talented Welsh-born singer, Bryn Yemm, who was paying a short visit to Southern California with his wife, Ann. In this moving conversation, Bryn talked about being adopted as a baby by a Salvation Army couple, and how he now…
Kathy Green – A Woman of Steel (Podcast)
Jul 22 • 26 min
In his latest interview, Dan Wooding interviews Kathy Green, who was born and raised in Sheffield, which was for many years, the steel capital of the UK. She has a powerful story to share with lots of pain. Now a Christian, she works with Church Army and…
Jody Wainwright – A Jewel in God’s Crown
Jun 11
Jody Wainwright is a director of Boodles, one of the UK's most prestigious jewelers. However, he left the business for a time to join Youth With A Mission in Kona, Hawaii, to get get his life and marriage sorted out. Now he is back being a Jewel in…
Glenys Sturgess – The Welsh Revival
Jun 5 • 27 min
Sharon Wooding with her mother Glenys Sturgess in Wales, UK The 1904–1905 Welsh Revival was the largest Christian revival in Wales during the 20th century. While by no means the best known of revivals, it was one of the most dramatic in terms of its…
George Beverly Shea – America’s Beloved Gospel Singer
May 24 • 26 min
George Beverly Shea History Podcast (ANS) - Listen to Dan Wooding’s moving interview with the late George Beverly Shea. Shea, who, although he was known as America’s Beloved Gospel Singer, was actually born in Canada. He was considered “the first…
Bob Dylan: A Spiritual Life
May 21 • 27 min
Podcast From the UK (ANS) - Have you ever wondered if Bob Dylan is still a Christian? This question has perplexed many Dylan followers over the many years of his career. Dan Wooding recently conducted a fascinating interview with Scott M. Marshall, the…
Christopher Lee-Power Acting For the Lord
May 18 • 26 min
From the UK (ANS) - Christian actor Christopher Lee-Power has become a well-known actor in the UK. I caught up with him recently to interview him about a new movie being made about his life called Free to Be. We have his amazing story on our recent…
Young People Are Leaving the Church In Record Numbers
Apr 25 • 14 min
Jeff with J Warner Wallace and Sean McDowell It’s a fact, young people are leaving the church in record numbers—but what can we do about it? Bestselling authors and worldview experts, Sean McDowell, Ph.D., (son of Josh McDowell) and J. Warner Wallace,…
Podcast: Harvey Thomas – Surviving the Brighton Bombing
Apr 17 • 26 min
Dan Wooding’s amazing interview with Harvey Thomas, Margaret Thatcher’s press officer, a Christian, who was blown up during the Conservative Party Conference in the Grand Hotel in Brighton, England, on October 12, 1984, and survived it. Years later he was…
George Verwer – Is for Real
Apr 9
Here is a fascinating interview with American-born George Verwer, Founder of Operation Mobilization (OM), who now lives in London, England. In this conversation, he shares his amazing story of how God used him to birth one of the world's largest…
Andy Hawthorne – A Message for the Youth of the World
Apr 8
International journalist Dan Wooding interviews Andy Hawthorne, a British Christian rock singer, musician, poet, radio and TV host, teacher, writer and pastor, who is founder of The Message, a trust, based in Manchester, UK, and has been honored for his…
Cindy Kent – Three Careers in One
Mar 25
Dan Wooding interviews the multi-talented Cindy Kent, who's been a well-known folk singer with The Settlers, then a pioneer UK Christian broadcaster honored by the Queen, and later, a clergywoman. In semi retirement, Cindy is still hard at work as…
Andy Flannagan – Christians in Politics
Mar 18
Dan Wooding talks with this Northern Ireland born Christians who is seeking to bring reconciliation in British politics and to share Christ in the British Houses of Parliament.
Steve Goddard – The Church in the UK (and Sgt. Pepper)
Mar 18
In this latest interview, Dan Wooding talks with Steve Goddard, head of the Christian Resources Exhibition, about the state of the Church in the UK. Dan also learns about Steve’s latest novel called “Whatever Happened to Billy Shears?” In this fascinating…
Irish singer, Dana – All Kinds of Everything
Mar 18
Dan Wooding interviews Irish Singer, Dana, who won the Eurovision Song Contest in 1970, and later ran for President of Ireland, came third, but then was elected for a five year term in The European Parliament. A committed Christian, she is now back in the…
Jozy Pollock – A Backstage Pass to Heaven
Mar 6
Dan Wooding's extraordinary interview with London-born Jozy Pollock, who talks about how she escaped from being killed at Sharon Tate’s home by the Manson gang. This just one of the many incredible stories contained in her new book called “Backstage…
Gordon Pettie – Life in Spain with Revelation TV
Feb 22
Gordon Pettie is the CEO of Revelation TV based in Spain, though he is originally from Liverpool, home of the Fab Four. He never dreamed that one day he would be involved in broadcasting the Gospel to the world with his wife, Lorna, and in a fascinating…
Dan’s Sister Ruth Ross and growing up in Nigeria
Feb 8
Ruth Ross – Dan Wooding’s sister – talks with Dan about their missionary parents, Alfred and Anne Wooding, who met and married in Nigeria. In this picture, Dan and Ruth are in the back yard of their Liverpool home.
Peter Wooding – 15th MP trip to Ukraine
Jan 29
Please stay tuned for Dan Wooding's podcast when he interviews his son Peter about his most recent Mercy Projects trip to Ukraine, where he joined 65 Ukrainian teenagers at a winter camp, he reported from Kiev on the Orthodox Christmas Day as the…
Louis Zamperini – Unbroken
Jan 15
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Roma Downey – Box of Butterflies
Jan 15
I Wonder If Chocolate Kills Brain Cells
Jan 6
Dan Wooding interviews his son Andrew in North Wales about his book, “I Wonder If Chocolate Kills Brain Cells”
Dan and Peter Wooding – A Wooding Christmas in Wales
Dec 5, 2018
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Rick Wakeman – Morning has Broken for Keyboard Legend
Dec 3, 2018
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Larnelle Harris – “Shaped Notes”
Nov 26, 2018
How Ordinary People with Extraordinary Gifts Influenced my Life and Career.
Terry Porter and Claire Hutchinson – Serving God in Hollywood
Nov 21, 2018
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Bishop Andrew Bills – Homeless in Hollywood to running a TV Network
Nov 13, 2018
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Jeanette Chaffee – Terror in the Sky
Nov 13, 2018
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John Forrest – Mr. Nasty, the World’s greatest Arguer
Oct 25, 2018
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Jeff Thompson (of Mercy Projects) – A Man of Mercy
Oct 15, 2018
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Debby, Pat and Lindy Boone Michaelis – Lighting up our lives with music
Oct 15, 2018
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Barry McGuire – Back from the Eve of Destruction
Sep 12, 2018
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Christopher Lee – Power: A Miracle Turn Around
Sep 11, 2018
Latest episode of Assist News Service Podcast: Dan interviews Christopher Lee - Power. “A Miracle Turn Around from the Mean Streets to the Stage and Screen”.
Peter and Abigail Wooding – Hearts of Love Center, Ukraine
Sep 5, 2018
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Kinder Kalsi – A Sikh finds Christ
Sep 5, 2018
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George Verwer and World Missions (Part 2)
Sep 5, 2018
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David Mitchell – Town Crier of Chester
Sep 5, 2018
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Andrew Wooding on Church Army and Dr. Who
Sep 5, 2018
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George Verwer and World Missions
Aug 11, 2018
Dan interviews Georg Verwer, now a global spokesman advocating world missions and living for Christ.
Debbie Boone and the Boone Family
Aug 11, 2018
Dan interviews Debbie and her father Pat and others as they share stories of Elvis Presley, and great success in the music business.
J Warner Wallace – Cold Case Christianity
Aug 11, 2018
J Warner Wallace, a homicide detective and Christian apologist has authored several books including Cold-Case Christianity, God’s Crime Scene, and Forensic Faith, in which he applies principles of cold case homicide investigation to the existence of God…
Greg Laurie and the Harvest Crusade
Aug 11, 2018
Dan Wooding interviews pastor Greg Laurie
Lee Strobel – The Case for Christ
Aug 11, 2018
Dan Wooding interviews LeeStrobel and his wife.
In Christ Alone: Keith Getty
Aug 10, 2018
Dan Wooding interviews hymn writer and co-author of In Christ Alone, Keith Getty and wife Kristyn.
Holland Davis Interview with Dan Wooding
Aug 10, 2018
Holland Davis, Calvary Chapel pastor and worship leader shares his story together with his wife Roxie.
Pat Boone and God’s Goodness
Aug 10, 2018
Rock Hudson, other stars, Benjamin Netanyahu, … Dan Wooding and Pat Boone cover lots of ground in this interview.