Season Three


 

Episode 32: Did God Use Evolution?

Episode 32: Did God Use Evolution?

  Can we still trust the Bible? In a world where the claims of science seem to have the final say, can we confidently assert that the Genesis account is historical fact? Join us as we speak with Charles Bultman, Creation speaker and father of Ian Bultman, and...

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Season Two


 

Episode 32: Gospel Patrons

Episode 32: Gospel Patrons

  Behind every significant Gospel movement there has been a behind the scenes group of people hidden from view. They are business people who aren’t called to full-time ministry yet want to make a significant impact in the world for Christ. John...

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Episode 31.5: FREE EPISODE: “North Dakota Gold”

Episode 31.5: FREE EPISODE: “North Dakota Gold”

  Today we interrupt our regular schedule to give you one complete episode of the Brinkman Adventures!  Enjoy an episode of Season 7, North Dakota Gold, as our gift to you! To read more about the John and his family's ministry, visit our real stories page...

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Episode 31: What Can A Dollar Do?

Episode 31: What Can A Dollar Do?

  "Can God use me and my ice cream money?" John Bechtel tells how the dollar of a little girl was used to buy something that allowed more than a hundred thousand people to find Christ.  John’s infectious spirit and remarkable life demonstrate that we...

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Episode 30: Boldly Go

Episode 30: Boldly Go

The brave and unconventional John Bechtel comes to us from Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) to share what it means to be bold for Jesus in a politically correct culture. Join us as we discover how shameless persistence and God’s remarkable...

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Episode 29: God’s work around us

Episode 29: God’s work around us

Is God still working today? Does He intervene in the lives of everyday, regular people? Join the hilarious John Bechtel, Asian Regional Director of Ravi Zacharias Ministries, as he recounts some of the incredible events he has lived through. Listen up as...

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Episode 28: The Stinkhead Special

Episode 28: The Stinkhead Special

“Why is that pastor always disciplining his wife?” Today we are joined by church planter, pastor and international speaker, Jonathan Walker, as he explores the importance of cultivating the right mindset on short-term missions. Listen as we hear how not...

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Episode 27: Phantom Flares

Episode 27: Phantom Flares

When one man’s story of survival is recorded as an “act of God” by the Coast Guard you sit up and listen. Meet Jonathan Walker, a pastor who thrives on adventure. Hear his story of survival in the Alaskan wilderness that inspired the episode Man Up in...

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Episode 26: Declutter and Dig Holes

Episode 26: Declutter and Dig Holes

Parents, are you overwhelmed and tired, weighed down by the cares of life? You are not alone!  While carrying out the vital task of raising the next generation, we often find ourselves too tired or busy to offer our best. In this episode, Amy Bultman and...

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Episode 25: Ruining Primitive Cultures?

Episode 25: Ruining Primitive Cultures?

Today we meet with Elinor Young, a woman who beat the odds and lived among a remote tribe in Papua Indonesia. From taking on the weighty responsibility of Bible translation to seeing people freed from the darkness of cannibalism, Elinor has much to say...

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Episode 24: Impossible Call

Episode 24: Impossible Call

Polio survivor turned missionary, Elinor Young, speaks about what it’s like to be called by God to do something seemingly impossible. Her story, featured in Season 5 of the Brinkman Adventures, Bad Legs part 1 and 2, tells how she served in a remote,...

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Season One


 

Episode 23: Faith That Breaks Rocks

Episode 23: Faith That Breaks Rocks

Guests: Eli and Bethany Fader "They call us infidels and twisters of truth, but soon they are reading Scripture and saying, 'This is True! I want to follow God!'"How does this happen and how does someone continue to follow Jesus after being disowned by...

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Episode 22: Need a Bridge?

Episode 22: Need a Bridge?

How do people know they are called to serve in a warring country? How do they decide what to do once they get there?  Join us as we talk to Eli and Bethany Fader the family featured in Unity Bridge Part 1 and 2.  Discover the history of the longstanding...

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Episode 21: A Fishy Provision

Episode 21: A Fishy Provision

Life happens and we freak out, but God is with us and promises to provide. Whether your RV is about to be scalped or someone makes a terrible mistake costing you thousands of dollars, it is possible to trust God in that moment.  Join us as Ian Bultman...

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Episode 20: Short-Term Missions

Episode 20: Short-Term Missions

     Today we’re dusting off episodes 7 & 8 from Season 1 -Papua New Guinea! Ian Bultman joins us for this episode and tells us the true stories that inspired the episodes Papua New Guinea 1 & 2! We learned a little more about the neat...

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Episode 19: These Fossils Stink!

Episode 19: These Fossils Stink!

These Fossils Stink Guests Josh Bultman and Otis Kline  “Why did those fossils smell like rotten meat?” Josh Bultman talks with Otis Kline about the dinosaur bones they discovered in the dig this episode was based on.  Josh and Otis were digging in the...

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Episode 18: Dinosaurs, Robots, and Storms, Oh My!

Episode 18: Dinosaurs, Robots, and Storms, Oh My!

  Today we’re joined by Josh Bultman & Otis Kline to discuss the real-life events behind season five episode, Lying Dinos. Did the Bultmans really get to dig for dinosaurs, get blown away by a storm and sleep in a museum?! Listen to find out!...

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Episode 17: Milwaukee Surprise!

Episode 17: Milwaukee Surprise!

  On the north side of Milwaukee, a ministry is giving kids a second chance. Travel with Sarah Bultman as she ventures into the heart of Milwaukee and experiences a much-needed ministry that is redirecting the course of young lives. Meet Jeff Beckton...

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Episode 16: Br-Inkheart

Episode 16: Br-Inkheart

  After years of telling incredible God-stories through the Brinkman Adventures, Ian and Amy Bultman heard the call to walk away from a stable job and produce the Brinkman Adventures full-time. As they plunged into this adventure of living by faith,...

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Episode 15: Will I Be Killed?

Episode 15: Will I Be Killed?

Today we have the privilege of interviewing our very own Aunt Sarah! Sarah speaks with us a little about how she became involved in the Brinkman Adventures and also shares about her story in the episode, “Aunt Sarah”. Hosts: Eric Schilder & Ian...

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Episode 14: Hijacking your Carjackers

Episode 14: Hijacking your Carjackers

  Hosts: Eric Schilder & Sarah Bultman Guest: Gawie  Welcome to our latest episode of the podcast! Today we’re talking about episode 4 from season 1 of the Brinkman Adventures. We’re joined by the real-life Gawie who shares with us more of what...

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Episode 13: Jailbirds and Flies

Episode 13: Jailbirds and Flies

Today we’re joined by Ian Bultman to discuss the fascinating episode; Twice Born Fly from season six. Listen to the events that inspired this episode and how Ian’s own experience shaped this powerful story.   Special Guest: Ian Bultman Host: Eric...

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Episode 12: I Want Wheat Toast!

Episode 12: I Want Wheat Toast!

When a family moves to India to live in an orphanage, they discover that the Gospel has the power to change an entire orphanage, and heal a life-threatening allergy. Listen as the Wonders describe what it was like to take their five kids halfway across...

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Episode 11: Plane Crash Rescue

Episode 11: Plane Crash Rescue

In this episode, we’re again joined by Dave Anderson from the first episodes of the Brinkman Adventures; Dangerous Waters! Dave shares with us the incredible story of the plane crash rescue! Enjoy!   Special Guest: Dave Anderson   Host: Eric...

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Episode 10.5: FREE EPISODE: “Free Burma Rangers Pt. 1”

Episode 10.5: FREE EPISODE: “Free Burma Rangers Pt. 1”

Today we interrupt our regular schedule to give you one complete episode of the Brinkman Adventures! Enjoy an episode of Season 6, Free Burma Rangers, Part 1, as our gift to you! To read more about the Free Burma Rangers story, visit our real stories page...

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Episode 10: Communism Invaded w/ Dave Anderson

Episode 10: Communism Invaded w/ Dave Anderson

 In this episode, we’re joined by Dave Anderson from the first episodes of the Brinkman Adventures; Dangerous Waters! Dave shares with us some of the history of Lavrentiya and the surrounding area. Along with some of the deeper stories that accompanied...

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Episode 09.5: FREE EPISODE: “Dutch Underground Pt. 1”

Episode 09.5: FREE EPISODE: “Dutch Underground Pt. 1”

Today we interrupt our regular schedule to give you one complete episode of the Brinkman Adventures! Enjoy the first episode of Season 6, Dutch Underground, Part 1, as our gift to you! To read more about the Dutch Underground story, visit our real stories...

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Episode 09: Dutch Underground 2

Episode 09: Dutch Underground 2

Today we hear from Joanne Bultman (Ian’s mom!), she shares her heart about the story behind Dutch Underground. The Dutch Underground episodes, are based on the true story of Reng and Lynn VanKesteren’s experiences during World War 2. Reng and Lynn...

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Episode 08: Composing a Radio Drama Score w/ Jared DePasquale

Episode 08: Composing a Radio Drama Score w/ Jared DePasquale

In this episode we’re joined by one of our composers, Jared Depasquale!  Hear Jared speak about the process of composing themes and what the most difficult scene to compose was in the episode, Dutch Underground. We hope you’re as fascinated as we are by...

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Episode 07: Dutch Underground 1

Episode 07: Dutch Underground 1

  This week we are learning more about the story behind The Dutch Underground Part 1.  We hear from the son of Hans van Kesteren and hear the touching first-hand account of some of the stories surrounding the Dutch Underground during World WarII....

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Episode 06: Free Burma Rangers

Episode 06: Free Burma Rangers

Can God use a warrior? In this episode, we’re again joined by Dave Eubank, a former Green Beret and captain in the Special Forces, now leader of the Free Burma Rangers. Dave’s story is featured on the brand new Season 6 of Brinkman Adventures. Join us as...

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Episode 05: Dave Eubank

Episode 05: Dave Eubank

Can God use a warrior? In this episode, we’re joined by Dave Eubank, a former Green Beret and captain in the Special Forces, now leader of the Free Burma Rangers. Dave’s story is featured on the brand new Season 6 of Brinkman Adventures. Join us as we...

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Episode 04: Palm Feller

Episode 04: Palm Feller

In this episode, we are again joined by Glen Chapman. Glen Chapman’s story was featured in Season 4’s Mysterious Palm Feller. Glen and his wife, Rita, serve in a remote part of the Congo. They run a Bible school that trains villagers to be pastors. Glen...

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Episode 03: Crisis in the Congo

Episode 03: Crisis in the Congo

In this episode, we’re so excited to be joined by Glen Chapman. Glen Chapman’s story was featured in Season 4’s Crisis in the Congo. Glen and his wife, Rita, serve in a remote part of the Congo. They run a Bible school that trains villagers to be pastors....

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Episode 02: Creating Dangerous Waters

Episode 02: Creating Dangerous Waters

In this episode, we’re joined by Ian Bultman and we’re talking about the creating of Dangerous Waters. Dangerous Waters was our very first Brinkman Adventure episode! Hear Ian talk about the true events that took place in his family which created...

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Episode 01: The Brinkman Beginnings

Episode 01: The Brinkman Beginnings

   Welcome to the all-new and much anticipated Brinkman Podcast! In this first podcast, we’re chatting about what you can expect from this podcast, how the Brinkman Adventures began, and more about the mission behind Brinkman...

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