Voices of Faith 2016

With the support and help of the community, the 'Voices of Faith' radio program was officially launched on 5 April 2015. This is a community platform to share cultures, traditions, ethnicity, beliefs, activities, and to promote a better understanding of the richness of our multicultural society.

Join us every Sunday and Tuesday evening from 7:00 - 7:30 pm on FM102.7. Live streaming is available at http://www.102point7fm.com.au/

The broadcast is provided with the compliments of the Pure Land Learning College Association and is provided as a community service. If you would like to participate in the program or if you have questions or comments, please contact us at mfmcc.pllc@gmail.com or (07) 4659 8054.


Tuesday – December 27 2016
Reflection on life of Christ
by A Christian Perspective by Mr Jagdish Narayan

Host – Jagdish Narayan


Sunday – December 25 2016
Christmas
by The Revd Canon Richard Tutin,
General Secretary of Queensland Churches Together, Australia

Host – The Revd Canon Richard Tutin


Tuesday – December 20 2016
Promoting Interfaith Dialogue – A University Perspective
by Professor Medwin Hughes, Vice-Chancellor,
University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Sunday – December 18 2016
Religious Influences and Impulses Impacting Society
by Dr. Hoon Chang Yau, Associate Professor, Institute of Asian Studies,
Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Brunei

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Tuesday – December 13 2016
Religious Influences and Impulses Impacting Society
by Mic Cheng Tak Lai, Guest Lecturer, The Education University of Hong Kong

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Sunday – December 11 2016
Building Bonds of Humanity – A Faith Contribution
by The Revd Canon Richard Tutin, General Secretary of Queensland Churches Together, Australia

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Tuesday – December 6 2016
Building Bonds of Humanity – A Faith Contribution
by Saleem Kidwai OBE, KFO FRSA, Secretary-General, Muslim Council of Wales

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Sunday – December 4 2016
Uniting Religions through the Four All-Embracing Methods:
Promoting Interfaith Dialogue – A Buddhist Perspective
by Venerable Master Chin Kung AM, President and Founder,
Pure Land Learning College Association

Host – Venerable Wu Chin


Tueday – November 29 2016
Charity
from a Hindu Perspective by Mrs Sarwan Narayan

Host – Sarwan Narayan, Hindu Activist


Sunday – November 27 2016
Remembrance and Hope
by Reverend Penny Jones, Associate Priest, The Anglican Parish of St Luke Toowoomba

Host –Reverend Penny Jones


Tueday – November 22 2016
Birthday of Guru Nanak Dev Ji
by Mrs Kam Athwal, Director, Sikh Nishkam Society of Australia

Host – Kam Athwal


Sunday – November 20 2016
Understanding Social Justice
by Kim Walmsley,
Director Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Programs, Kath Dickson Family Centre
Dr Mark Copland,
Executive Officer, Social Justice Commission, Catholic Diocese of Toowoomba

Host – Venerable Wu Chin


Tueday – November 15 2016
Understanding Social Justice
by Father Ray Crowley, Toowoomba Diocese chaplain to schools

Host – Venerable Wu Chin


Sunday – November 13 2016
Religious Diversity, Acceptance, and Engagement – The Challenges
by H. E. Mr Oumar Keita, Ambassador, Permanent Delegate of Mali
Mr Satybaldy Burshakov, Deputy Permanent Delegate of Kazakhstan to UNESCO

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Tueday – November 8 2016
Religious Diversity, Acceptance, and Engagement – The Challenges
by H. E. Mr Meshal Hayat, Ambassador, Permanent Delegate of
Kuwait, President of the Group V(b) – Arab States
H. E. Mr Marco Tulio Chicas Sosa, Ambassador, Permanent Delegate of
Guatemala, President of the Group III - GRULAC

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Sunday – November 6 2016
What is Sufism? What is Sufi?
by Dr. Arsalan Mozaffari Falarti

Host – Dr. Arsalan Mozaffari Falarti


Tueday – November 1 2016
Religion – A Source of Strength in a Challenging World
by Venerable Master Chin Kung AM, President and Founder,
Pure Land Learning College Association

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Sunday – October 30 2016
My Faith verses Political matters
A Christian Perspective by Mr Jagdish Narayan

Host – Jagdish Narayan


Tuesday – October 25 2016
Building Bonds of Humanity – A Faith Contribution
by Mr Jean-Christophe Peaucelle, Counselor for Religious Affairs,
French Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Sunday – October 23 2016
A Framework for Peace Building – A Religious Perspective
by Mr Ny Toky Andriamanjato, Chargé d'Affaires a.i.,Deputy Permanent Delegate,
Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Madagascar to UNESCO

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Tuesday – October 18 2016
Religion and Humanity in Today’s World
by Professor Medwin Hughes, Vice-Chancellor,
University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Sunday – October 16 2016
St. Francis and How Much Is Enough?
by Reverend Penny Jones, Associate Priest, The Anglican Parish of St Luke Toowoomba

Host – Reverend Penny Jones


Tuesday – October 11 2016
The Gift of Faith
by Reverend Master Lee Zhiwang, President, Taoist Mission, Singapore

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Sunday – October 9 2016
The Gift of Faith
by Anjum Anwar MBE, Trustee, Christian Muslim Forum, United Kingdom

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Tuesday – October 4 2016
The Gift of Faith
by Tim Knox, Regional Coordinator, Aboriginal Program at Queensland Murray Darling Committee Australia

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Sunday – October 2 2016
The Gift of Faith
by Kamaljit Athwal, Sikh Nishkam Society of Australia

Host – Muhammed Haniff Abdul Razak


Tuesday – September 27 2016
The Path of Peace
by Mrs Sarwan Narayan

Host – Mrs Sarwan Narayan


Sunday – September 25 2016
The Jihad of Jesus
by The Reverend Dr. Jonathan Inkpin, Rector of The Anglican Parish of St Luke Toowoomba

Host – Reverend Dr. Jonathan Inkpin


Tuesday – September 20 2016
The Three Refuge (Part 2)
by Venerable Wuling, Pure Land Learning College Association

Host – Venerable Wu Chin


Sunday – September 18 2016
The Three Refuge (Part 1)
by Venerable Wuling, Pure Land Learning College Association

Host – Venerable Wu Chin


Tuesday – September 13 2016
Faith and Hope
by Mr John Agnew, member of the Uniting Church

Host – John Agnew


Sunday – September 11 2016
Variations Within Judaism
by Mr Ariel Heber, President, Qld Jewish Community Services Inc

Host – Ariel Heber


Tuesday – September 6 2016
Prayer (Part 1)
by Mrs Kam Athwal, Director, Sikh Nishkam Society of Australia

Host – Kam Athwal


Sunday – September 4 2016
Working together for God
by Reverend Canon Richard Tutin,
General Secretary Queensland Churches Together

Host – Reverend Canon Richard Tutin


Tuesday – August 30 2016
A Good Teacher
by Venerable Wuling, Pure Land Learning College Association

Host – Venerable Wu Ping


Sunday – August 28 2016
Diets and Religion
A Christian Perspective by Mr Jagdish Narayan
A Hindu Perspective by Mrs Sarwan Narayan

Host – Jagdish Narayan and Sarwan Narayan


Tuesday – August 23 2016
Stories from the book ‘The love of Life’
by Venerable Wuling, Pure Land Learning College Association

Host – Venerable Wu Ping


Sunday – August 21 2016
Mary the Mother of God
by Reverend Penny Jones, Associate Priest, The Anglican Parish of St Luke Toowoomba

Host – Reverend Penny Jones


Tuesday – August 16 2016
Introducion and history of the Labyrinth
Family Home Evening
by Garth and Joanne Pitman, members of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Host – Muhammed Haniff


Sunday – August 14 2016
A Christian Perspective on ‘What does it mean for a person of faith on social media?’
by Louise Ryan

Host – Muhammed Haniff


Tuesday – August 9 2016
What does it mean for a person of faith on social media?
A Secular Perspective by Alexander Cossu, Producer, Media Services,
University of Southern Queensland
A Buddhist Perspective by Cathy Yan, Undergraduate Student in Education,
University of Queensland

Host – Muhammed Haniff


Sunday – August 7 2016
Purpose of Life from a Bahá'í Perspective
by Mr Mark Jocumsen

Host – Mark Jocumsen


Tuesday – August 2 2016
Compassion
by Mrs Kam Athwal, Director, Sikh Nishkam Society of Australia

Host – Mrs Kam Athwal


Sunday – July 31 2016
Christainty Vs Medicine by Mr Jagdish Narayan
Hinduism Vs Medicine by Mrs Sarwan Narayan

Host – Mr Jagdish Narayan and Mrs Sarwan Narayan


Tuesday – July 26 2016
Seven Principles
by Margaret Briggs and Reverend Dorothy Woodside, Minister of the Toowoomba Spiritualist Church

Host – Reverend Dorothy Woodside


Sunday – July 24 2016
A Reflection about Hildegard of Bingen
by Reverend Penny Jones, Associate Priest, The Anglican Parish of St Luke Toowoomba

Host – Reverend Penny Jones


Tuesday – July 19 2016
Christian Virtues (Part Two)
by Rev’d Martin Yee, Lutheran Church in Singapore

Host – Venerable Wu Ping


Sunday – July 17 2016
Christian Virtues (Part One)
by Rev’d Martin Yee, Lutheran Church in Singapore

Host – Venerable Wu Ping


Tuesday – July 12 2016
Interfaith Relations
by Ariel Heber, President, Qld Jewish Community Services Inc

Host – Ari Heber


Sunday – July 10 2016
My inspiration as a young muslim girl
by Hadeel Hussain

Host – Hadeel Hussain


Tuesday – July 5 2016
Prayer
by Mr John Agnew, member of the Uniting Church

Host – John Agnew


Sunday – July 3 2016
Quaker Testimony to Simplicity
by Mr Anthony Arden and Mr Simon Glen

Host – Anthony Arden


Tuesday – June 28 2016
Science and Religion
by Mr Jagdish Narayan - Christadelphian Prospective
by Mrs Sarwan Narayan – Hindu Prospective

Host – Jagdish and Sarwan Narayan


Sunday – June 26 2016
Muslim Fasting in the month of Ramadhan
by Imam Abdul Kader
A Young Australian Muslim Experience of Ramadan in Toowoomba
by Brittania Clifford-Pugh

Host – Imam Abdul Kader


Tuesday – June 21 2016
Overcoming Greed and Anger(Part Three)
by Venerable Wu Ling, Pure Land Learning College Association

Host – Venerable Wu Chin


Sunday – June 19 2016
Overcoming Greed and Anger(Part Two)
by Venerable Wu Ling, Pure Land Learning College Association

Host – Venerable Wu Chin


Tuesday – June 14 2016
Overcoming Greed and Anger(Part One)
by Venerable Wu Ling, Pure Land Learning College Association

Host – Venerable Wu Chin


Sunday – June 12 2016
Christian Mystic and Saint
by The Reverend Dr. Graham Warren, The Anglican Parish of St Luke Toowoomba

Host – The Reverend Dr. Graham Warren


Tuesday – June 7 2016
Forgiveness
By Mr John Agnew, member of the Uniting Church

Host – Mr John Agnew


Sunday – June 5 2016
The Golden Rule of Jesus Christ
by Reverend Martin Yee, Lutheran Church in Singapore

Host –Mr Muhammed Haniff


Tuesday – May 31 2016
Filial Piety (Part Two)
by Reverend Martin Yee, Lutheran Church in Singapore

Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday – May 29 2016
Filial Piety (Part One)
by Reverend Martin Yee, Lutheran Church in Singapore

Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Tuesday – May 24 2016
Equality
by Mrs Kam Athwal, Director, Sikh Nishkam Society of Australia

Host – Mrs Kam Athwal


Sunday – May 22 2016
Personal Responsibility, Life and Death from a Spiritualist
Perspective by Reverend Dorothy Woodside, Minister of the Toowoomba Spiritualist Church

Host – Reverend Dorothy Woodside


Sunday – May 17 2016
Concept of Soul and Liberation in Hinduism
by Swami Atmeshananda, Vice-President, Vedanta Centre of Sydney

Host – Swami Atmeshananda


Sunday – May 15 2016
Origin and basis of Hinduism by Swami Atmeshananda, Vice-President, Vedanta Centre of Sydney
Host – Swami Atmeshananda


Tuesday – May 10 2016
1- What is Ecumenism?
2- Refugees and Asylum Seekers and the Two Easters by Reverend Canon Richard Tutin, General Secretary Queensland Churches Together

Host – Reverend Canon Richard Tutin


Sunday – May 8 2016
Water
A Christian Perspective by Mr Jagdish Narayan
A Hindu Perspective by Mrs Sarwan Narayan

Host – Mr Jagdish and Mrs Sarwan Narayan


Tuesday – May 3 2016
How to obtain wealth by Dr Grant Chu
Host – Venerable Wu Chin


Sunday - May 1 2016
1-Pefect Love by John Agnew, member of the Uniting Church
2-Role of women in Islam by Alaniah Wahid and Mukminah Abdul Razak

Host – Mr John Agnew, member of the Uniting Church.


Tuesday - April 26 2016
‘The value of Education’ by Gemma Thorpe, Deputy Principal, Darling Heights State School
Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - April 24 2016
‘Role of Women in the Family’ by Alaniah Wahid and Mukminah Abdul Razak
Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Tuesday - April 19 2016
Opening Address by Sister Beryl Gleeson, St Anthony's Church
- ‘Our Identity as Women in Community’ by Mary Wagner

Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - April 17 2016
Consideration
- Laraine May, Manager at the Lifeline Darling Downs’s Emporium bookshop
- Tony Arden, Member of Quaker faith

Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - April 10 2016
'The Road Ahead from Ecumenism to Interfaith: A Muslim Perspective by Arsalan Mozaffari Falarti', Representative of the Nematollahi Ghadeer Ali Shahi Sufi Order and Dr. Maziar M. Falarti, Co-Founder & Convenor, Global Development Forum, International Relations & Asian Studies
- Summary and Closing Address by The Revd Canon Richard Tutin, General Secretary of Queensland Churches Together

Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - April 3 2016
'Heart to Heart – Interfaith Dialogue: Ways of celebrating our common ground and valuing our differences' by Trish Sheely, Member of St Theresa’s Parish, Toowoomba
Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - March 27 2016
- Opening Address by Denis McAleer, a member of the Toowoomba Churches Together
- 'The Road Ahead from Ecumenism to Interfaith: A Christian Perspective' by Father Franco Filipetto, Parish Priest at Warwick, and Dean of the Area
- 'The Road Ahead from Ecumenism to Interfaith: A Community Perspective' by Sergeant Scott McGrath, Head of Crime Prevention Unit

Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - March 20, 2016
‘Education as a tool for attaining peace and harmony’ by The Venerable Master Chin Kung AM, President and Founder, Pure Land Learning College Association Inc.
Host – Mr Kiwi Koh


Sunday - March 13, 2016

‘What my mum and dad means to me?’ by Hussein Shahab Alabdally
- ‘Honesty’ by Yong Hui Tao

Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - March 6, 2016

Religious Cohesion Safeguards the Achievement of Social Harmony and World Peace, by The Venerable Master Chin Kung AM, President and Founder, Pure Land Learning College Association Inc.
Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - February 28 2016
People are innately good. Foster the innate nature of loving kindness and together  let us establish a harmonious community, by The Venerable Master Chin Kung AM, President and Founder, Pure Land Learning College Association Inc.
Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - February 21, 2016
‘Safe Community – A Citizen and Police Partnership’ by Inspector Mike Curtin, Queensland Police Service
‘Building Adaptive Capacity within the Community’ by Professor Ken Udas, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic Services) & Chief Information Officer, University of Southern Queensland
‘Leadership – From Dialogue to Action’ by Sophie Ryan, undergraduate student at the University of Queensland studying a dual Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws program and concurrent Diploma in Languages, majoring in Peace and Conflict
Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - February 14, 2016
360 Peace and Harmony: An exploration of ancient wisdom through traditional culture and interfaith harmony.

Host – Miss Kelly Ngo and Katherine Ngo


Sunday - February 7, 2016
'Keeping Pace with Changes' by Cr. Paul Antonio, Mayor of Toowoomba

'Toowoomba’s Future: A Resilient and Inclusive Community?' by Professor Michael Cuthill
Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - January 31, 2016
Chinese New Year
Host - Venerable Wu Ping


Sunday - January 24, 2016
‘The Gift of Faith’ by Bishop Cameron Venables, Bishop for the Western Region
‘The Common Ground of Care’ by Mrs Sharon Kirk, Presbytery Minister Uniting Church in Australia Downs Presbytery
Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - January 17, 2016
Forum  ‘Inclusive Diversity, Inclusive Society’ - In Conversation with
Pastor Ian Shelton, Chair, Christian Leaders’ Network on ‘Core Principles’
 ‘Be a Model and Inspiration to All’ by The Revd Canon Richard Tutin, General Secretary of Queensland Churches Together

Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff


Sunday - January 10, 2016
Let Us Don't Be Blinded By AN EYE FOR AN EYE

Host – Venerable Wu Ping 


Sunday - January 3, 2016
 ‘Inclusive Society’ by Barry Sheehan, Consultant and Psychologist

 ‘The Call to Change – The Vatican's Message’ by V. Rev. Brian Sparksman, Episcopal Vicar for Ecumenism & Interfaith Dialogue, Catholic Diocese of Toowoomba
Host – Mr Muhammed Haniff