80 episodes

Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast from Open Doors Australia and New Zealand. This podcast brings the persecuted church to life, with each episode containing life changing stories, accurate updates on events and trends in persecution and biblically based discussion. It’s perfect for pastors, leaders and followers of Jesus wanting an all-in-one devotional podcast.

To find out more about Open Doors you can visit opendoors.org.au or opendoors.org.nz

And don’t forget to rate, review and share this podcast.

Open Doors Live Podcast Open Doors Australia & New Zealand

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.9 • 80 Ratings

Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast from Open Doors Australia and New Zealand. This podcast brings the persecuted church to life, with each episode containing life changing stories, accurate updates on events and trends in persecution and biblically based discussion. It’s perfect for pastors, leaders and followers of Jesus wanting an all-in-one devotional podcast.

To find out more about Open Doors you can visit opendoors.org.au or opendoors.org.nz

And don’t forget to rate, review and share this podcast.

    What drove the man who drove the Beetle?

    What drove the man who drove the Beetle?

    Born Andrew van der Bijl in 1955, the late Brother Andrew’s bible smuggling escapades are the stuff of legend.

    Amongst other things, he was a husband, a father, a missionary and a cultural engineer - turning ISLAM into an acronym - I sincerely love all Muslims.

    Above all this, Andrew’s faith and trust in God were beyond measure. Open Doors Australia Founder Dean Keaney, reflects on the man behind the best-selling book, “God’s Smuggler”

    • 18 min
    Thanks And Impact

    Thanks And Impact

    Our latest episode of the podcast is dedicated to you!

    Listen to our hosts, Mike Gore and Jocelyn Goto, as they unpack just some of the impact that you’ve made for the persecuted church all over the world in the last year.

    Your commitment to pray for and financially support the persecuted church through Open Doors is making a difference – thank you!!

    • 31 min
    Field Trip: Reflections From Colombia

    Field Trip: Reflections From Colombia

    After a long few years, our CEO, Mike, and Church Director, Gabe were able to visit persecuted Christians in the field. In this episode, Jocelyn interviews Mike and Gabe to get their reflections on their experience, and hear stories from the courageous Christians they met who follow Jesus, no matter the cost.

    • 34 min
    The Hidden Persecution of Christian Women

    The Hidden Persecution of Christian Women

    During the COVID-19 pandemic, Open Doors World Watch Research discovered an alarming trend in gender-specific religious persecution– a hidden epidemic of forced marriage and abuse being experienced by Christian women, targeted for both their faith and gender.

    In this episode, Jocelyn Goto and producer Beth Westwood share stories from the field of persecuted women who impact their life, their suffering and how we can equip the Church to respond with love and bring restoration.

    Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast unpacking stories from the persecuted church that will challenge everything you know about faith, Jesus and the Church.

    Open Doors Live is hosted by Mike Gore, Jocelyn Goto and produced by Beth Westwood.

    • 20 min
    The Most Dangerous Countries To Follow Jesus

    The Most Dangerous Countries To Follow Jesus

    In this episode, Mike and Joce explore the newly released World Watch List 2022 and shares stories from the most dangerous countries to follow Jesus.

    Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast unpacking stories from the persecuted church that will challenge everything you know about faith, Jesus and the Church.

    Open Doors Live is hosted by Mike Gore, Jocelyn Goto and produced by Beth Westwood.

    • 23 min
    What 2021 Taught Us ft. Mark Sayers, Taya Gaukrodger, Darlene Zschech and Joel Cave.

    What 2021 Taught Us ft. Mark Sayers, Taya Gaukrodger, Darlene Zschech and Joel Cave.

    In the year that has been, as we’ve wrestled through the continuing pandemic, lockdown, vaccines, issues in government, the return of the Taliban, the changes within our churches, what does it look like to be real in our faith, to trust God, and to share the gospel with those around us?

    In this episode, Mike shares some of the best conversations he had this year.

    From Taya Gaukrodger from Hillsong United, Darling Zschech from Hope UC, Mark Sayers from Red Church and Joel Cave from Glow Church- we chat through some of the biggest challenges of 2021.

    Open Doors LIVE is a monthly podcast unpacking stories from the persecuted church that will challenge everything you know about faith, Jesus and the Church.

    Open Doors Live is hosted by Mike Gore, Jocelyn Goto and produced by Beth Westwood.

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
80 Ratings

80 Ratings

abcm1728 ,

Thankyou

This podcast has opened the eyes of my heart to what being a true believer is. I appreciate the openness and honesty of sharing your own struggles with me and all who listen in. God bless you and Thankyou

Moolae ,

The most formative Faith podcast

I love the conversational style of this podcast but it’s really the challenges posed which renew my perspective each and every episode. Thank you so much to the Open Doors team.

Karloslaylay ,

I love this podcast

I don’t any podcast has challenged and encouraged me in my faith as much as this one.

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