John Avery Whittaker Award Winner Larry Stuckey talks about coaching, plus his athlete Carri Dekkers shares stories from her high school high jump days
January 18th, 2017
John Avery Whittaker award winner Coach Larry Stuckey (left) with the athlete who nominated him: Carri Dekkers
The John Avery Whittaker Award honors people who have impact on the faith of those around them. Carri Dekkers nominated the “Whit” in her life: Coach Larry Stuckey. Out of more than 600 nominees, Larry was chosen as the grand prize winner. Hear from Carri about how Larry was her coach in the high jump and much more.
Album 62: Let’s Put on a Show
||Everyone in Odyssey is putting on a show. Jules Kendall feels like she’s in the spotlight and has to live up to everyone’s expectations. Buck Oliver pretends to understand Eugene and Katrina’s faith. A mysterious visitor to the antique shop isn’t all he seems as he searches for a clue to a father’s final words. And a group of travelling singers put on the rootin-est, tootin-est, Wild Westiest, musical extravaganza Odyssey has ever seen. Restoration and new beginnings take center stage as the folks in Odyssey learn about relationships, friendship, and compassion. Old friends and family return, relationships are mended, and long-hidden talents are discovered. Sit back and enjoy the show!
Listen to Album 62!
- Listen to the whole album on the Adventures in Odyssey Club!
- Download the album (available February 1).
- Pre-order the CD (available March 1) on the Focus Store.
- Listen on the radio starting April 1.
Light in the Lion’s Den
||In Light in the Lions’ Den, cousins Patrick and Beth are whisked back in time in the Imagination Station once again. The pair must call upon their courage, strength, and resilience in order to help others and survive real dangers that threaten them as they travel through time and space to encounter the prophet Daniel and the deadly lions’ den.
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