Petra Bagust is delighted to join CBA’s talented team this Easter on Newstalk ZB. Firstly Petra, congratulations and thank you for being such an important part of 20 years of CBA’s Easter radio shows. What has kept you on board and so passionately involved for so long?
Being able to work with great people on completely professional productions (sensational even!) – and having the opportunity to be encouraging to other Kiwis.
I definitely hold to the truth that collaboration
Our CEO, Phil Guyan, has recorded this video message to honour CBA’s visionary supporters, and ask younger Christians to take up the baton. CBA has the coolest supporters… They are the most stunning, committed, visionary people I’ve ever met. Faithful support from regular donors has enabled CBA to share the heart of the Christian faith on secular radio for decades. This year will be our 20th Easter broadcast on Newstalk ZB marking two decades of presenting the real Easter mes
Newstalk ZB newsreader Bernadine Oliver-Kerby voiced the headlines from the day of Jesus’ crucifixion on our fictitious station Newstalk 33AD. Last Easter we produced a series of short bulletins transporting listeners 2,000 years back in time to the day of Jesus’ crucifixion. Our fictitious radio station broadcasting the news of Jesus’ death was called Newstalk 33AD. This year we’re repeating the series throughout our Good Friday broadcast on Newstalk ZB. Each short episode p
Three of our radio programmes have been nominated as finalists at the New Zealand Radio Awards. The Crazy Kiwi Christmas Kids Show For years now, the first three hours of our regular Christmas day broadcast on Newstalk ZB has been a dedicated kids zone. This programme has just been nominated once again for Best Children’s Programme. Newstalk 33AD Headlines During our all-day Good Friday broadcast on Newstalk ZB last year, listeners tuned in ever hour to hear the news from Jer
with Pio Terei and Dayna Vawdrey on RadioLIVE Pio and Dayna on the Redemption Roadtrip Television hosts Pio Terei and Dayna Vawdrey hit the road for three days to record our “Redemption Roadtrip”. They stopped off in five locations to chat with a handful of remarkable kiwis who are bringing a sense of redemption to the communities with which they are involved. Listen to the whole series uninterrupted below. Martin Bosley in Rimutaka prison In Rimutaka prison, Dayna and Pio me
Newstalk ZB newsreader Bernadine Oliver-Kerby voiced the headlines from the day of Jesus’ crucifixion on our fictitious station Newstalk 33AD. Last Easter we produced a series of short bulletins transporting listeners 2,000 years back in time to the day of Jesus’ crucifixion. Our fictitious radio station broadcasting the news of Jesus’ death was called Newstalk 33AD. This year we updated the series and again played it throughout our Good Friday broadcast on Newstalk ZB. Each
Peter Overton kindly voiced the part of the newsreader for our fictitious first-century radio station with call-sign 33AD. Last Easter we produced a series of radio bulletins to creatively retell the events of the original Good Friday. They were broadcast on New Zealand’s leading commercial talk radio network, Newstalk ZB. Re-purposed for Australia This year we reworked the concept and adapted it to be used by community stations throughout Australia. The hourly bulletins tran
Sam & Julia Bloore on-air during our Good Friday broadcast on Newstalk ZB. During our Good Friday morning programme on Newstalk ZB, Sam & Julia Bloore interviewed Wm. Paul Young, Canadian author of the novels The Shack, Cross Roads and Eve. For those of us who have grown up in a religious environment, sometimes positive affirmations have been heard so often that they became meaningless. In this thought, William explores the “lies we believe about God”. Listen to more highligh
Peter Rollins discussing faith with Sam Bloore for our Good Friday broadcast on Newstalk ZB When Northern Irish philosopher, theologian, and author Peter Rollins visited New Zealand, Sam Bloore grabbed the chance to sit down with him for an interview. And where better than in an Irish pub? Sam and Peter’s chat covered all sorts including the death of God, the nature of sin and why we should appreciate Good Friday regardless of our faith affiliations. Listen to more highlights
Mal Fletcher joined Sam & Julia Bloore on Newstalk ZB. Mal Fletcher is a media/social futurist and commentator, keynote speaker, author, business leadership consultant. He joined Sam & Julia Bloore to discuss the issues affecting our future. Click the play button below or listen to more highlights from our Easter 2017 broadcasts by clicking here. You can help us reach more Your gift will enable us to produce even more programmes, reaching thousands with the heart of the Chris
Petra Bagust hosted a 1-hour special investigating the dangers of pornography. After producing a pre-recorded 1-hour programme about the dangers of pornography, we decided that the topic was a bit “too much” for a Good Friday afternoon. The show, hosted by Petra Bagust, was never broadcast, but we’ve decided to make it available on demand on the Newstalk ZB website. You can listen to the programme below or listen on the Newstalk ZB website by clicking here. Listen to more hig
Peter Wolfkamp and Jax van Buuren hosted three hours Good Friday on Newstalk ZB. Stu Thompson chatted on-air with Peter Wolfkamp and Jax van Buuren about the ICONZ programme for young boys. We want our boys to be godly men and Kiwi greats. Stu revealed that over 100,000 boys in New Zealand are growing up without fathers. ICONZ is dedicated to role-modeling true masculinity. Listen to more highlights from our Easter 2017 broadcasts by clicking here. You can help us reach more
Petra Bagust and Ido Drent hosted an hour on Good Friday afternoon on Newstalk ZB. Greg Fleming from The Parenting Place chatted with Petra Bagust and Ido Drent on Good Friday afternoon on Newstalk ZB. Much of their conversation revolved around family life and parenting, but they also got to chatting about why Good Friday is considered to be “good”. Click the button below to listen to the interview or listen to more Easter 2017 highlights by clicking here. You can help! Your
Sam & Julia Bloore on-air during our Good Friday broadcast on Newstalk ZB. In the last 15 years, we’ve halved global poverty. During our Good Friday morning programme on Newstalk ZB, Sam & Julia Bloore interviewed Chris Clarke from World Vision. Whilst some of the outlook has been remarkably positive, we still have enormous challenges ahead of us. Listen to more highlights from our Easter 2017 broadcasts by clicking here. You can help us reach more Your gift will enable us to
Our CEO, Phil Guyan, has recorded this video message to say “Thank You” to CBA supporters. You made our Christian radio programming possible on New Zealand’s leading secular talk networks, Newstalk ZB, Radio Sport and RadioLIVE. You still have time to give If you haven’t given yet, we'd love you to contribute. Your gift will help us reach thousands with the heart of the Christian faith. Will you help support our media ministry? Give Now! #ThankYou #Christianity #Easter #Evan
CBA’s chief executive, Phil Guyan, accepted the award at the annual CMAA conference this week in Queensland, Australia. A CBA Easter radio programme has been honoured at the CMAA CONNECT17 Conference in Queensland, Australia this week. Phil Guyan accepted the award for ‘most engaging radio’ for CBA’s 10-part time-travelling radio drama, Newstalk 33AD, which aired throughout Good Friday nationwide on Newstalk ZB. About the award Christian Media & Arts Australia (CMAA) exists t
Sam and Julia Bloore will help CBA broadcast the heart of the Christian message this Easter on Newstalk ZB We’re delighted to have a talented team of bright, articulate, contemporary-minded Christians presenting our 22 hours of programming this Easter weekend. Among our youthful line-up of presenters, are husband and wife Sam and Julia Bloore. Sam was the host of CBA’s Total Recall for the past five years, is a lecturer at the Venn Foundation and a much sought after speaker.
In Romans, Paul shares how Jesus’ death will cover our sin and judgement and that the Spirit of Life will free us from our burdens (Romans 4:24-25; Romans 8:2 & 5b). What a gift! A warm blanket of pure, divine love has been given to all believers. Can you feel it settling around your shoulders? You are free to live a life of beauty and joy. We can spread it around to all we meet! “What unlocked the doors of the apostles’ hearts? Simple. They encountered the Christ. Their sins
Peter Wolfkamp talking about his faith on CBA’s Good Friday programme on Newstalk ZB Peter Wolfkamp kicked off our 12-hour Good Friday programming on Newstalk ZB with an engaging programme about pilgrimage, spirituality and the Catholic church. After Peter’s admirable efforts to learn How to be Hosking, the show settled into a delightful conversation focused largely on walking the Camino, an ancient pilgrimage route running through Europe that finishes at Santiago de Composte
Sam & Julia Bloore investigated the ways in which Jesus changed the world. From 9am til noon on Good Friday, Sam & Julia Bloore hosted an exploration into the historical impact of Jesus Christ. The show was inspired by Australian documentary series Jesus The Game Changer. We began the show by chatting with the host of the documentary, Karl Faase. Throughout the show, Sam & Julia were joined by others who helped tease out the historical, social and political implications of Je