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FREE EPISODE: “Gone Fishing,” a Focus on the Family drama from 1986!

Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Merry Christmas! “Gone Fishing,” one of the early dramas Focus produced, featured two actors who would later become familiar names on Adventures in Odyssey: Chuck Bolte and Hal Smith. Chuck Bolte was executive producer on the show during the majority of its first decade and Hal Smith, of course, became the first voice of John Avery Whittaker. Hear this drama that helped lay the foundation for Adventures in Odyssey, plus some special memories from Chuck.

Hal Smith (left) and Chuck Bolte during the recording of "Gone Fishing," 1986

Hal Smith (left) and Chuck Bolte during the recording of “Gone Fishing,” 1986

Hal Smith as the Pancake Man (left) in the International House of Pancakes

Hal Smith as the Pancake Man (left) in the International House of Pancakes

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FREE EPISODE: “For Trying Out Loud”

Monday, December 19th, 2016

Merry Christmas! It’s time for a free episode! In this classic story from Album 39: Friends, Family, and Countrymen, Wooton Bassett wants to help Edwin Blackgaard with an upcoming production. Liz Horton tries to find something–anything–she can do better than others. Plus, hear an interview with sound designer Allen Hurley.

Album 39

Hear Album 39: Friends, Family, and Countrymen

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FREE EPISODE: “The Ties That Bind, Part 1” (the first episode of album 58)

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Whit headshotIn this first adventure of the upcoming Adventures in Odyssey release, it’s a time of surprises as Wooton becomes the celebrity guest at Comic-Connellsville and Whit finds himself in conflict over the upcoming “Let’s Get Together Festival” in Odyssey. Plus, hear an interview with writer-director Paul McCusker about the entire 14-part series.

Album 58: The Ties That Bind

Who knew that a comic-book convention, a poster, and a pastoral visit could cause so much drama in Odyssey? Wooton’s got his hands full with a notorious blogger after announcing the creation of a new comic book idea-—and he has to deal with a wayward cousin. Whit refuses to join in a local festival and finds himself in a citywide tug-of-war between conviction and compromise. And the unexpected return of various relatives and former adversaries triggers complications for Connie, Eugene, and the rest of the Odyssey gang. It’s the perfect blend of excitement, comedy, and important life-lessons in this special 14-episode collection!

Hear the whole story in the Odyssey Adventure Club

Find out more about the Odyssey Adventure Club!Join the Odyssey Adventure Club today to hear “The Ties That Bind” all summer long. The first month’s membership is only $5.

  • Wednesday, July 2 – Part 1
  • Saturday, July 5 – Part 2
  • Wednesday, July 9 – Part 3
  • Saturday, July 12 – Part 4
  • Wednesday, July 16 – Part 5
  • Saturday, July 19 – Part 6
  • Wednesday, July 23 – Part 7
  • Saturday, July 26 – Part 8
  • Wednesday, July 30 – Part 9
  • Saturday, Aug. 2 – Part 10
  • Wednesday, Aug. 6 – Part 11
  • Saturday, Aug. 9 – Part 12
  • Wednesday, Aug. 13 – Part 13
  • Saturday, Aug. 16 – Part 14

Listen to Album 58 this fall.

“The Ties That Bind” starts airing on the radio and online on September 6, 2014. Digital downloads will be available in September and the CD will release in October.

The Family Project

Parents: Learn more about The Family Project

This album was inspired by Focus on the Family’s The Family Project, a 12-session small group experience that explores the theological, philosophical, and cultural underpinnings of the traditional family, and combines that information with inspiring stories and practical tools to help 21st-century families thrive. You don’t have to take that course to begin your children on an adventure in understanding God’s design for the family. An included discussion guide will help turn these shows into a springboard for meaningful conversation.

FREE Adventures in Odyssey episode: “Into Temptation” plus an interview with Bob Luttrell!

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Bob Luttrell, 1989

Bob Luttrell, 1989

Enjoy a free episode from “On Earth As It Is In Heaven” (album 17), plus hear Bob Luttrell talk about bringing actors to the show and stepping behind the microphone himself.

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FREE Adventures in Odyssey episode: “Called On in Class”

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

Bob Hoose with the rest of the Odyssey Team

Bob Hoose with the rest of the Odyssey Team

First up, enjoy the full-length episode “Called on in Class”… when Trent DeWhite has to present in front of his whole class, the mayhem he imagines is earth-shattering! Then, writer/director Bob Hoose joins us to discuss how Trent got his name, his experiences working with Adventures in Odyssey actors, and lots more.

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