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Odyssey high school quarterback Cooper Calhoun arrives on the podcast voiced by Preston Butler III

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

Preston Butler III at a recent recording session

Preston Butler III at a recent recording session

Preston Butler III more than lives up to his name as he shares about how his faith affects his craft (and vice-versa), working with Robby Bruce, and what Philippians 4:13 means to him. (Plus a preview of season finale: “Nightmares by Constance, Part 2”!)

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Album 67: More than Meets the EyeAlbum 67: More than Meets the Eye – now airing!

When Emily and Matthew find themselves trapped inside an unfinished escape room in the basement of Whit’s End, their only way out is to follow the clues to unlock the steel door before time runs out. Meanwhile new wide receiver Buck Oliver faces some unexpected challenges on the way to the high school football state championship when the team hires a new assistant coach – Eugene Meltsner. Across town, Connie Kendall’s wedding planning business becomes more complicated than she ever imagined when a family member raises suspicions about the groom’s past. Don’t miss a single twist or turn in these six adventure-filled stories.

Meet Tucker Chandler, voice of Wyatt Perkins!

Monday, October 21st, 2019

Tucker Chandler, voice of Wyatt Perkins

Tucker Chandler, voice of Wyatt Perkins

The creator of Wyatt described the character as speaking with utmost authority…on subjects he knows nothing about. But Tucker Chandler, voice of Wyatt, isn’t like that at all. He knows a lot about auditions, voice acting, and – yes – even useless facts.

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Album 67: More than Meets the EyeAlbum 67: More than Meets the Eye – now airing!

When Emily and Matthew find themselves trapped inside an unfinished escape room in the basement of Whit’s End, their only way out is to follow the clues to unlock the steel door before time runs out. Meanwhile new wide receiver Buck Oliver faces some unexpected challenges on the way to the high school football state championship when the team hires a new assistant coach – Eugene Meltsner. Across town, Connie Kendall’s wedding planning business becomes more complicated than she ever imagined when a family member raises suspicions about the groom’s past. Don’t miss a single twist or turn in these six adventure-filled stories.

How many people have had an Odyssey written about them – and got to be in the studio to meet the person playing them? Find out.

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Sarah at the 20th Birthday Bash in 2008

Sarah at the 20th Birthday Bash in 2008

“Rightly Dividing” was based on the true life story of Sarah Keimig. Born blind, she’s gone through a variety of eye procedures in her lifetime. Find out why her story inspired an adventure and what it was like being in the studio while her story was recorded.

Album 67: More than Meets the EyeAlbum 67: More than Meets the Eye – on the radio starting October 5!

When Emily and Matthew find themselves trapped inside an unfinished escape room in the basement of Whit’s End, their only way out is to follow the clues to unlock the steel door before time runs out. Meanwhile new wide receiver Buck Oliver faces some unexpected challenges on the way to the high school football state championship when the team hires a new assistant coach – Eugene Meltsner. Across town, Connie Kendall’s wedding planning business becomes more complicated than she ever imagined when a family member raises suspicions about the groom’s past. Don’t miss a single twist or turn in these six adventure-filled stories.

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Upcoming Odyssey musical features Tony Award-winning singer (Plus: new podcast music!)

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

Some of the crew of "Icky and Kat and Balty and Bones" From left: Shona Rodman (voice of Jules), Greg Jbara (voice of Wilson), Karen Kennedy (voice of Teena), Nathan Jones (engineer/sound designer), Phil Lollar (writer/director/composer), Will Ryan (voice of Eugene, composer), Katriona Kennedy (voice of Lena)

Some of the crew of “Icky and Kat and Balty and Bones” From left: Shona Rodman (voice of Jules), Greg Jbara (voice of Wilson), Karen Kennedy (voice of Teena), Nathan Jones (engineer/sound designer), Phil Lollar (writer/director/composer), Will Ryan (voice of Eugene, composer), Katriona Kennedy (voice of Lena)

Actor/singer Gregory Jbara and writer/director/composer talk about Adventures in Odyssey’s adaptation of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: “Icky and Kat and Balty and Bones” (Plus, Bob and Jesse share new podcast music!)

Do you know which episode the original Adventures in Odyssey podcast closing music came from? Tell us in the comments below. If you post the first comment that mentions the correct episode, we’ll give you a shoutout on a future podcast. 

Bring Your Bible to SchoolBring Your Bible to School Day

Be a part of  nationwide, student-led movement happening on October 3!

The Whit AwardWise, Trusted, Kind: Who Comes to Mind?

Tell us about your friend, family member, teacher or coach who’s been a wise and encouraging mentor for you—like Whit.

Album 67: More than Meets the EyeAlbum 67: More than Meets the Eye – on the radio starting October 5!

When Emily and Matthew find themselves trapped inside an unfinished escape room in the basement of Whit’s End, their only way out is to follow the clues to unlock the steel door before time runs out. Meanwhile new wide receiver Buck Oliver faces some unexpected challenges on the way to the high school football state championship when the team hires a new assistant coach – Eugene Meltsner. Across town, Connie Kendall’s wedding planning business becomes more complicated than she ever imagined when a family member raises suspicions about the groom’s past. Don’t miss a single twist or turn in these six adventure-filled stories.

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VIDEO PODCAST: “Expect the Unexpected” and “Trial by Fire” Avery Awards

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

Welcome the new and improved, super hip, super relatable, ultra rad, lit, on fleek, Dab, EPIIIIIIIC Avery Awards! We’ve got mail! And it’s the results from your votes on the Avery Awards for Odyssey Album 65: “Expect the Unexpected” and Album 66: “Trial by Fire!!!” And this year, we’ve taken it to a WHOLE NEW LEVEL! We’ve ditched the old style Avery Awards, and we’re doing this one like the kids do it! 

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Listen (and watch!) previous Avery Award podcasts!

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