The Stories

Weekly radio episodes and select featured stories

Thomas Ranville (Metis) Part 2

It was a News Years Eve Thomas would never forget. He tried to get drunk but he couldn’t. He tried to get high but he couldn’t. He became a...

Play Episode

Thomas Ranville (Metis) Part 1

Thomas grew up angry and bitter because of what life was like for him as a child. He ended up spending time in the Manitoba Youth Centre where he...

Play Episode

Eddie Lindsey (Creek) Part 3

Stories are important to our Native people and they are important to Eddie. He tells the story that his mom told him about a turtle and the lesson that...

Play Episode

Eddie Lindsey (Creek) Part 2

Eddie grew up with a dad who drank. He always knew that his daddy loved him though he never heard the words. One day something happened in his daddy’s...

Play Episode

Eddie Lindsey (Creek) Part 1

As a young person, Eddie was afraid of dying. He didn’t know much about it. One day he went to Sunday School where his aunt was teaching and she...

Play Episode

Milt Shirleson (Navajo)

Have you ever wondered if anyone really loved you? Have you ever felt abandoned? These were issues that Milt wrestled with in his youth because his father walked out...

Play Episode

Sherry Cardinal (Metis)

Sherry grew up in Alberta raised by Christian parents. She put her trust in Jesus as a teenager at her last week of camp. Soon after, she went to...

Play Episode

Vincent Larry (Mi’kmaq) Part 2

Larry recalls hard times… fearful times that would leave bitter memories of his youth. But he tells about how he was able to forgive – not in his own...

Play Episode

Vincent Larry (Mi’kmaq) Part 1

Larry grew up in the Eel Ground Reserve on the banks of the Miramichi River in New Brunswick. He became a Native Constable on the reserve and saw a...

Play Episode

Mitch McIntosh (Creek/Sioux) Part 2

Mitch thought that he and God were on good terms. After all, Mitch was doing all the right things. But when he was confronted with the truth that all...

Play Episode

A Storyteller Classic Just for You

Subscribe to receive info on our latest news and we’ll send you a link to one of our favoriite episodes