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1995 Episodes  Click an episode title for more information.
296: Red Wagons and Pink Flamingos
297: Blackbeard's Treasure
298: I Want My B-TV!
299: The Truth About Zachary
300: Preacher's Kid
301: The Good, the Bad, & Butch
302: Share & Share Alike
303: All the Difference in the World
304: St. Paul: The Man from Tarsus
305: St. Paul: Set Apart By God
306: A Victim of Circumstance
307: Poetry in Slow Motion
308: Subject Yourself
309: The Perfect Witness I
310: The Perfect Witness II
311: The Perfect Witness III
312: Rewards in Full
313: Top This!
314: The Underground Railroad I
315: The Underground Railroad II
316: The Underground Railroad III
317: B-TV: Envy
318: A Touch of Healing I
319: A Touch of Healing II
320: Where Is Thy Sting?
321: Hidden in My Heart
322: The Turning Point
323: A Little Credit, Please
324: Small Fires, Little Pools
325: Angels Unaware
326: Gathering Thunder
327: Moving Targets
328: Hard Losses
329: The Return
330: The Time Has Come
331: Checkmate
332: Another Chance
333: The Last Resort
334: The Final Conflict
335: Love Is In the Air I
336: Love Is In the Air II
337: W-O-R-R-Y
338: Easy Money
339: Do, for a Change

 

#296 Red Wagons and Pink Flamingos

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Original Air Date: 1/07/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Matthew 5:23-24

Theme: Friendship, forgiveness, resolving conflicts


Summary:

Erica and her best friend, Kim Peterson, have an argument that may end their friendship. Meanwhile, Jason and Jack disagree about putting video games in Whit's End.

 

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Included in Collection: The Changing Times (#22)

 


 

#297 Blackbeard's Treasure

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Original Air Date: 1/14/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Proverbs 21:25-26

Theme: Greed


Summary:

Two young boys, John Whittaker and Jack Allen, venture into a secret cave and fight off pirates in their quest to find Blackbeard's buried treasure.

 

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Included in Collection: The Changing Times (#22), Silver Celebration (Special)

 


 

#298 I Want My B-TV!

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Original Air Date: 1/21/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Philippians 4:8

Theme: Foundations, cooperation, the importance of watching and listening to quality programs


Summary:

Bernard Walton and the gang at Whit's End create a new television variety show.

 

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Included in Collection: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#299 The Truth About Zachary

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Original Air Date: 1/18/95
Writers: Marshal Younger, Paul Malm

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Romans 15:1-3

Theme: Friendship, encouragement


Summary:

Lucy Cunningham-Schultz tries to write a news article about Zachary Sellers, an angry middle-school boy in a wheelchair.

 

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Included in Collection: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#300 Preacher's Kid

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Original Air Date: 2/04/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designer: Mark Drury

Scripture: Romans 3:23, Ephesians 5:1

Theme: Being imperfect


Summary:

Donna Barclay is tired of everyone expecting her to be the perfect pastor's child, but her rebellion goes too far.

 

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Included in Collection: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#301 The Good, the Bad, & Butch

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Original Air Date: 2/11/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Psalm 1:1-2

Theme: Making proper choices, choosing friends wisely


Summary:

Sam Johnson wants to renew his friendship with Butch Evans even though Butch is now a member of the Bones of Rath.

 

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Included in Collection: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#302 Share & Share Alike

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Original Air Date: 2/18/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Mark Drury

Scripture: Hebrews 13:16

Theme: Sacrifice


Summary:

Kids' Radio stages a share-a-thon to benefit a local homeless shelter.

 

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Included in Collection: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#303 All the Difference in the World

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Original Air Date: 2/25/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Dave Arnold

Scripture: Colossians 1:21-23

Theme: What it means to be a Christian


Summary:

Danny Schmidt rebels against his parents because it seems as if other kids get everything they want.

 

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Included in Collection: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#304 St. Paul: The Man from Tarsus

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Original Air Date: 3/04/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Acts 6:8-8:1; 9:1-31

Theme: The biblical story of the apostle Paul


Summary:

In the Imagination Station, Rodney Rathbone and Sam meet the biblical Peter, Barnabas, and a violent man named Saul.

 

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Included in Collections: Twists and Turns (#23), Bible Eyewitness, Bible Eyewitness: Hall of Faith (Specials)

 


 

#305 St. Paul: Set Apart By God

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Original Air Date: 3/11/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Acts 6:8-8:1; 9:1-31

Theme: The biblical story of the apostle Paul


Summary:

In the Imagination Station, Rodney Rathbone and Sam meet the biblical Peter, Barnabas, and a violent man named Saul.

 

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Included in Collections: Twists and Turns (#23), Bible Eyewitness, Bible Eyewitness: Hall of Faith (Specials)

 


 

#306 A Victim of Circumstance

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Original Air Date: 3/18/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Mark Drury

Scripture: Genesis 3

Theme: Taking responsibility for your actions


Summary:

When Rodney steps through a skylight at Whit's End and breaks his leg, the Rathbones take Jason Whittaker to court.

 

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Included in Collection: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#307 Poetry in Slow Motion

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Original Air Date: 3/25/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Proverbs 15:22

Theme: Asking for help, humility


Summary:

Charles Edward Thompson has a terrible time writing poetry in middle school, but he refuses to ask anyone for help.

 

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Included in Collection: Risks and Rewards (#24)

 


 

#308 Subject Yourself

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Original Air Date: 4/01/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Romans 13:1

Theme: Obeying those in authority


Summary:

Lawrence Hodges battles his doctor over getting braces while his mother battles the school board over a new curriculum.

 

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Included in Collection: Risks and Rewards (#24)

 


 

#309 The Perfect Witness I

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Original Air Date: 4/08/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designers: Dave Arnold, Mark Drury

Scripture: 1 Samuel 16:7; Mark 7:1-23; 2 Corinthians 5

Theme: God judges people by their hearts, not their physical appearance


Summary:

A mystery is triggered when two armed men hold up Holstein's Books and take a hostage—a blind girl named Jenny Roberts.

 

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Included in Collections: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#310 The Perfect Witness II

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Original Air Date: 4/15/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designers: Dave Arnold, Mark Drury

Scripture: 1 Samuel 16:7; Mark 7:1-23; 2 Corinthians 5

Theme: God judges people by their hearts, not their physical appearance


Summary:

A mystery is triggered when two armed men hold up Holstein's Books and take a hostage—a blind girl named Jenny Roberts.

 

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Included in Collections: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#311 The Perfect Witness III

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Original Air Date: 4/22/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designers: Dave Arnold, Mark Drury

Scripture: 1 Samuel 16:7; Mark 7:1-23; 2 Corinthians 5

Theme: God judges people by their hearts, not their physical appearance


Summary:

A mystery is triggered when two armed men hold up Holstein's Books and take a hostage—a blind girl named Jenny Roberts.

 

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Included in Collections: Twists and Turns (#23)

 


 

#312 Rewards in Full

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Original Air Date: 4/29/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Mark Drury

Scripture: Matthew 6:1

Theme: Having pure motives


Summary:

Jack Allen and Erica Clark both come up with ideas that help the community; however, neither of them gets credit for it.

 

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Included in Collection: Risks and Rewards (#24)

 


 

#313 Top This!

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Original Air Date: 5/06/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24

Theme: Unhealthy competition, putting God first


Summary:

Courtney Vincent gets into an intense rivalry with her cousin Hannah, and radio shock jock Cryin' Bryan Dern tries to outdo a competing radio station.

 

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Included in Collection: Risks and Rewards (#24), Our Favorites (Special)

 


 

#314 The Underground Railroad I

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Original Air Date: 5/13/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designers: Bob Luttrell, Dave Arnold, Mark Drury

Scripture: Psalm 82:3

Theme: God in history, the sanctity of life


Summary:

A stranger tells Jack the story of the Ross family, and their courageous run for freedom to escape slavery.

 

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Included in Collections: Risks and Rewards (#24), For God and Country (Special)

 


 

#315 The Underground Railroad II

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Original Air Date: 5/13/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designers: Bob Luttrell, Dave Arnold, Mark Drury

Scripture: Psalm 82:3

Theme: God in history, the sanctity of life


Summary:

A stranger tells Jack the story of the Ross family, and their courageous run for freedom to escape slavery.

 

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Included in Collections: Risks and Rewards (#24), For God and Country (Special)

 


 

#316 The Underground Railroad III

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Original Air Date: 5/13/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designers: Bob Luttrell, Dave Arnold, Mark Drury

Scripture: Psalm 82:3

Theme: God in history, the sanctity of life


Summary:

A stranger tells Jack the story of the Ross family, and their courageous run for freedom to escape slavery.

 

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Included in Collections: Risks and Rewards (#24), For God and Country (Special)

 


 

#317 B-TV: Envy

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Original Air Date: 6/03/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Genesis 4:1-16; 2 Samuel 11:1-12:23; 1 Kings 21

Theme: The dangers of envy


Summary:

B-TV tells several Bible stories about envy, including Cain and Abel, David and Bathsheba, and Ahab and Jezebel.

 

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Included in Collections: Risks and Rewards (#24), Bible Eyewitness (Special)

 


 

#318 A Touch of Healing I

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Original Air Date: 6/10/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designers: Mark Drury, Dave Arnold

Scripture: 1 John 5:14

Theme: Accepting things beyond our control


Summary:

Jason Whittaker's new Imagination Station program seems to heal people with disabilities. Meanwhile, Connie's elderly grandmother arrives in Odyssey and her health takes a turn for the worse.

 

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Included in Collection: Risks and Rewards (#24)

 


 

#319 A Touch of Healing II

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Original Air Date: 6/17/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designers: Mark Drury, Dave Arnold

Scripture: 1 John 5:14

Theme: Accepting things beyond our control


Summary:

Jason Whittaker's new Imagination Station program seems to heal people with disabilities. Meanwhile, Connie's elderly grandmother arrives in Odyssey and her health takes a turn for the worse.

 

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Included in Collection: Risks and Rewards (#24)

 


 

#320 Where Is Thy Sting?

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Original Air Date: 6/24/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Dave Arnold

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:54-57, 1 Thessalonians 4:13, 1 Timothy 6:17-19

Theme: Dealing with the death of a loved one


Summary:

The death of Connie's grandmother causes her family to ponder what death means for a Christian. Connie's father ponders what death means for a non-Christian.

 

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Included in Collection: Risks and Rewards (#24)

 


 

#321 Hidden in My Heart

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Original Air Date: 7/01/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Psalm 119:11

Theme: Memorizing Bible verses


Summary:

To teach about Bible memorization, Kids' Radio spoofs three popular television programs. Kids' Radio renames them "Star Trip," "Rescue 119," and "Laffie the Wonder Dog."

 

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Included in Collections: Back On the Air (#26), AIO Platinum Collection

 


 

#322 The Turning Point

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Original Air Date: 7/08/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Dave Arnold

Scripture: 2 Corinthians 6:14

Theme: God's plans for individuals


Summary:

Eugene and Katrina's relationship takes a surprising turn after Eugene meets Katrina's father, Armitage Shanks.

 

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Included in Collection: Risks and Rewards (#24)

 


 

#323 A Little Credit, Please

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Original Air Date: 7/15/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Mark Drury

Scripture: Luke 16:10-12

Theme: Stewardship


Summary:

Connie gets a dose of financial reality after she gets her first credit card, and Bernard Walton gets a new assistant.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25)

 


 

#324 Small Fires, Little Pools

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Original Air Date: 7/22/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

When an outbreak of vandalism hits Odyssey, the gang at Whit's End tries to find out who's responsible.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#325 Angels Unaware

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Original Air Date: 7/29/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

A mysterious "clean-up" crew suddenly counters the vandalism around Odyssey. Connie has her suspicions about who is responsible for these new acts of goodness.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#326 Gathering Thunder

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Original Air Date: 8/05/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Mark Drury

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

To help the gang called the Israelites, Butch spies on the Bones of Rath until his loyalty comes into question.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#327 Moving Targets

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Original Air Date: 8/12/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Dave Arnold

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

Jason and Jack clash about how to handle the growing crisis around Odyssey, leading to Jack's resignation from Whit's End. Meanwhile, Philip Glossman and Professor Bovril show up to investigate the tunnel under Whit's End.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#328 Hard Losses

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Original Air Date: 8/19/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

A new scandal erupts when Tom Riley is accused of unethical campaign practices.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#329 The Return

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Original Air Date: 8/26/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Dave Arnold

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

Dr. Blackgaard returns to Odyssey to challenge Tom Riley's position as mayor.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#330 The Time Has Come

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Original Air Date: 9/02/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Dave Arnold

Theme: Salvation


Summary:

Despondent over his helplessness to influence the ominous events in Odyssey, Eugene creates a search program for the Imagination Station that lets him replay key moments of his life.

 

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Darkness Before Dawn (#25), AIO Platinum Collection (Special), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#331 Checkmate

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Original Air Date: 9/16/95
Writers: Phil Lollar, Paul McCusker

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Mark Drury

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

The Israelites clean up the Bones of Rath hideout, Lucy Cunningham-Schultz is kidnapped and pressed for information by Jellyfish, and Glossman finally succeeds in shutting down Whit's End.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#332 Another Chance

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Original Air Date: 9/23/95
Writer: Phil Lollar

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

Rodney Rathbone tells Richard Maxwell about a laptop computer that may contain valuable information about Blackgaard's plans for Odyssey.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#333 The Last Resort

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Original Air Date: 9/30/95
Writers: Phil Lollar, Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designer: Mark Drury

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

Bernard goes on a covert mission to get information from Jellyfish's laptop computer, and the police arrest Jason Whittaker.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#334 The Final Conflict

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Original Air Date: 10/07/95
Writers: Phil Lollar, Paul McCusker

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Theme: Spiritual warfare


Summary:

The battle between Blackgaard and the gang at Whit's End draws to an explosive close.

 

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Included in Collection: Darkness Before Dawn (#25), The Blackgaard Chronicles

 


 

#335 Love Is In the Air I

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Original Air Date: 10/28/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designers: Dave Arnold, Mark Drury

Scripture: 1 John 4:7-12

Theme: Love, romance, God's will for our lives


Summary:

Katrina Shanks and Tasha Forbes arrive back in town, causing all sorts of romantic high jinks with Eugene, Jason, and even Connie.

 

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Included in Collection: Back On the Air (#26)

 


 

#336 Love Is In the Air II

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Original Air Date: 11/04/95
Writer: Paul McCusker

Director: Paul McCusker
Sound Designers: Dave Arnold, Mark Drury

Scripture: 1 John 4:7-12

Theme: Love, romance, God's will for our lives


Summary:

Katrina Shanks and Tasha Forbes arrive back in town, causing all sorts of romantic high jinks with Eugene, Jason, and even Connie.

 

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Included in Collection: Back On the Air (#26)

 


 

#337 W-O-R-R-Y

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Original Air Date: 11/11/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Bob Luttrell

Scripture: Matthew 6:25-34

Theme: Worry


Summary:

Erica Clark tries to look her best for school pictures; Sam Johnson worries about the upcoming Academic Olympics.

 

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Included in Collection: Back On the Air (#26)

 


 

#338 Easy Money

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Original Air Date: 11/18/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Marshal Younger
Sound Designer: Dave Arnold

Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:10

Theme: Gambling, responsibility


Summary:

To buy new hockey equipment, Sam Johnson and Butch need money. Sam gets a job and nearly works himself to death while Butch resorts to gambling.

 

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Included in Collection: Back On the Air (#26)

 


 

#339 Do, for a Change

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Original Air Date: 12/02/95
Writer: Marshal Younger

Director: Phil Lollar
Sound Designer: Mark Drury

Scripture: Luke 18:9-14

Theme: Pride, humility, patience


Summary:

Zachary Sellers and Eugene face their first difficulties as new Christians.

 

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Included in Collection: Back On the Air (#26)

 


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