Quake Scene Setter
It’s a year ago today since a devastating 6.3 magnitude earthquake changed our nation forever. 185 people died, and 11,000 were injured as the city of Christchurch was brought to its knees.
Like most of the country, today we’ve been remembering those who died, those who lost loved ones, and those who still bear the scars of those terrifying minutes at 12.51 on February 22nd 2011.
Below, listen back to the voices of the people who were there.
While at the National Religious Broadcasters, Dan Wooding was able to get a powerful interview with Joni Eareckson Tada and her husband, Ken Tada, about her recently battle with breast cancer and also about their unique marriage which has lasted 30 years.
Below is part 1 of 3. Listen in for the continued interview in following days.
Darren Ward - CBM
Darren discusses the Christchurch earthquake, one year on, and the hope that he sees on the horizon.