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VIDEO PODCAST: Writer Marshal Younger and his three-year-old daughter’s breakfast battle inspires a Parker family adventure (Plus: A story of how God is using Odyssey!)

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Many years ago, Marshal Younger’s three-year-old daughter decided she wasn’t going to eat her breakfast. This set off a multi-hour standoff between father and daughter that later inspired the Odyssey episode “The Sandwich Initiative.” Witness the battle of wills as well as an incredible story from one of our listeners.

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This weekend’s episode features Whittakers, Wooton, and a Washington. Hear from one of those on today’s podcast.

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

Mark Christopher Lawrence, 2007

Mark Christopher Lawrence, 2007

Mark Christopher Lawrence, voice of Ed Washington, returns to Adventures in Odyssey this weekend for the first time in over ten years. Mark tells us what it was like being back in the studio, his advice on stand-up comedy, and all that’s happened to him in recent years.

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Travel back in time to Whit’s childhood in a new book series and learn what inspired Odyssey legends Phil Lollar and Dave Arnold

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Book 1: Young Whit and the Traitor’s Treasure

Book 2: Young Whit and the Shroud of Secrecy

Available September 4.
Pre-order now.

Coming April 2019

Something sinister happened decades ago to disgrace the Whittaker name. Can young Whit discover the truth – and find the traitor’s treasure – before it’s gone forever? Find out in Young Whit and the Traitor’s Treasure, book one in a new series exploring the childhood escapades of the most beloved character in town. And find out more about the series from the authors, Odyssey legends Phil Lollar and Dave Arnold.

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Get into the great outdoors with TrailLife USA and hear from CEO Mark Hancock. Plus, come along with the Galactic Justice Corps for a preview of this month’s Club adventure “Walk Worthy.”

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

"Walk Worthy" releases on the Club August 1.

“Walk Worthy” releases on the Club August 1.

This month in the Club, Buddy and Jay join a TrailLife troop in the adventure “Walk Worthy.” Mark Hancock is the president and CEO of Trail Life USA and he tells us about the group, his experiences outdoors, and what he thinks of “Walk Worthy.”

Voting for the Avery Awards has closed, but stay tuned to the podcast cast to hear who won in the categories of Best Actress, Best B-TV Sketch, Best Actor, Best Scene, Best Sound Design, Best Place Wooton and Penny Visited on their Honeymoon, Best Script, Best Villain, and Best Overall Episode!

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Hear about Jay Smouse’s journey from a bully sidekick to comically vain actor to TV show extra to New Zealand and back again

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

Whit Hertford, voice of Jay, in 2012

Whit Hertford, voice of Jay, in 2012

A few years ago, Jay Smouse went to Hollywood to be a zombie in a TV series. The behind the scenes reason was a major change that happened to actor Whit Hertford in real life. Hear the story and what’s happened to Whit (and to Jay) since then.

Voting for the Avery Awards has closed, but stay tuned to the podcast cast to hear who won in the categories of Best Actress, Best B-TV Sketch, Best Actor, Best Scene, Best Sound Design, Best Place Wooton and Penny Visited on their Honeymoon, Best Script, Best Villain, and Best Overall Episode!

Fan FavoritesNow Available!
Fan Favorites

Your votes are in and your favorites are counted! This 30th birthday collection features 24 of the most best-loved Adventures in Odyssey audio dramas of all time, complete with a fan-created booklet. It’s an Adventures in Odyssey fan’s must-have keepsake! Fan Favorites is an entertainment experience that everyone in your family will love! From lighthearted comedies to rousing adventures and gripping mysteries, Adventures in Odyssey audio dramas unleash your imagination. Enjoy the best stories from the past thirty years, all in one package!

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