Turning Point

Turning Point

2011 - 2017, Religion
Religious programming.

Episode Guide

  • Turning Point - Streetwise Opera (Episode 94)
    Episode 94:

    Streetwise Opera

    Streetwise Opera uses music to help people make positive changes in their lives.

  • Turning Point - Cambodian Children's Fund (Episode 93)
    Episode 93:

    Cambodian Children's Fund

    Scott Neeson left Hollywood to create a nonprofit that helps children in the slums of Cambodia.

  • Turning Point - A Sense of Home (Episode 92)
    Episode 92:

    A Sense of Home

    A Sense of Home makes foster children's first permanent living space feel like a real home.

  • Turning Point - Conetoe Life Center (Episode 91)
    Episode 91:

    Conetoe Life Center

    Reverend Richard Joyener launched the Conetoe Family Life Center to improve community health.

  • Turning Point - Free Wheelchair Mission (Episode 90)
    Episode 90:

    Free Wheelchair Mission

    Don Shoendorfer gives away free wheelchairs to disabled people in the third world.

  • Turning Point - Bike & Build (Episode 89)
    Episode 89:

    Bike & Build

    Bike & Build leads youth groups on cross-country bicycle tours to help build affordable housing.

  • Turning Point - The Sparkle Effect (Episode 88)
    Episode 88:

    The Sparkle Effect

    Sarah Cronk created an opportunity for students with special needs to participate in sports.

  • Turning Point - Heart & Soul (Episode 86)
    Episode 86:

    Heart & Soul

    Live music performances at various isolated facilities across Utah.

  • Turning Point - Ambulance Wish Foundation (Episode 85)
    Episode 85:

    Ambulance Wish Foundation

    The last wishes of bedridden patients in the Netherlands are fulfilled.

  • Turning Point - Acres of Love (Episode 84)
    Episode 84:

    Acres of Love

    Miracles in the lives of orphaned children in South Africa.

  • Turning Point - Ronald McDonald House (Episode 83)
    Episode 83:

    Ronald McDonald House

    The owner of a McDonald's franchise creates a worldwide organization that helps families.

  • Turning Point - ENACTUS (Episode 82)
    Episode 82:


    Helping students to create outreach programs across the world.

  • Turning Point - Continue Misson (Episode 81)
    Episode 81:

    Continue Misson

    Raising mental awareness and helping wounded war veterans heal.

  • Turning Point - The Missouri Star Quilting Company (Episode 80)
    Episode 80:

    The Missouri Star Quilting Company

    The Missouri Star Quilting Co. provides people in need with the opportunity to earn a living.

  • Turning Point - The Willy the Plumber Foundation (Episode 79)
    Episode 79:

    The Willy the Plumber Foundation

    The Wiily the Plumber foundation creates scholarships for children whose parents are incarcerated.

  • Turning Point - Echo Clinic (Episode 78)
    Episode 78:

    Echo Clinic

    Free medical services and a hot meal to people in need.

  • Turning Point - Camden Sophisticated Sisters (Episode 77)
    Episode 77:

    Camden Sophisticated Sisters

    Underprivileged youths participate in a drill and drum line.

  • Turning Point - Naskarz (Episode 76)
    Episode 76:


    Automotive, social and educational opportunities for young people in Vancouver.

  • Turning Point - Hana Build (Episode 75)
    Episode 75:

    Hana Build

    At-risk youth in Hanna, Maui.

  • Turning Point - City of Angels Ballet (Episode 74)
    Episode 74:

    City of Angels Ballet

    The start of City of Angels Ballet in 1993 by Mario Nugara.

  • Turning Point - Moses: The Persuasion of Faith (Episode 73)
    Episode 73:

    Moses: The Persuasion of Faith

    The events in the life of Moses divide into three distinct 40-year segments.

  • Turning Point - Faith That Death Cannot Destroy (Episode 72)
    Episode 72:

    Faith That Death Cannot Destroy

    The generational blessing that is sustained living by faith.

  • Turning Point - Waiting For God's Promise (Episode 71)
    Episode 71:

    Waiting For God's Promise

    A woman who receives a special promise from God.

  • Turning Point - Abraham (Episode 70)
    Episode 70:


    Abraham sacrifices his long-awaited son.

  • Turning Point - The Performance of Faith (Episode 69)
    Episode 69:

    The Performance of Faith

    Noah puts his faith into action.

  • Turning Point - He Walked With God (Episode 68)
    Episode 68:

    He Walked With God

    A man who walked with God.

  • Turning Point - A Martyr For His Faith (Episode 67)
    Episode 67:

    A Martyr For His Faith

    The disparity between Cain and Abel.

  • Turning Point - Irish Men's Sheds (Episode 66)
    Episode 66:

    Irish Men's Sheds

    Bringing lonely and isolated people together to complete community projects.

  • Turning Point - Stay Convinced (Episode 65)
    Episode 65:

    Stay Convinced

    Waiting for the return of Lord Jesus Christ.

  • Turning Point - Stay Committed (Episode 64)
    Episode 64:

    Stay Committed

    Dr. Jeremiah outlines how to stay committed to faith.

  • Turning Point - Stay Consistent (Episode 63)
    Episode 63:

    Stay Consistent

    Conveying a consistent testimony.

  • Turning Point - Stay Confident (Episode 62)
    Episode 62:

    Stay Confident

    How the Bible keeps people secure regardless of situation.

  • Turning Point - Dogwood Restaurant (Episode 61)
    Episode 61:

    Dogwood Restaurant

    An apprenticeship program to help people get back on their feet.

  • Turning Point - Before It's Too Late (Episode 60)
    Episode 60:

    Before It's Too Late

    A message from the Book of Ecclesiastes.

  • Turning Point - Fools Rush In (Episode 59)
    Episode 59:

    Fools Rush In

    Asking God for wisdom daily can keep foolishness from overtaking one's life in behavior, work and words.

  • Turning Point - Facing Life With Humility (Episode 58)
    Episode 58:

    Facing Life With Humility

    Dr. Jeremiah details five truths about humility.

  • Turning Point - Parkour Generations (Episode 57)
    Episode 57:

    Parkour Generations

    The art of free-running to help the community.

  • Turning Point - The Happiness (Episode 56)
    Episode 56:

    The Happiness

    Empowering children in asylum-seeking centers by organizing activities.

  • Turning Point - Stepney Bank Stables (Episode 55)
    Episode 55:

    Stepney Bank Stables

    An equestrian center to help children and adults develop life skills.

  • Turning Point - 4 Paws for Ability (Episode 54)
    Episode 54:

    4 Paws for Ability

    Dog services for for children with disabilities.

  • Turning Point - Row New York (Episode 53)
    Episode 53:

    Row New York

    Empowering the youth through rowing.

  • Turning Point - Floating Doctors (Episode 52)
    Episode 52:

    Floating Doctors

    Critical medical supplies brought to remote communities.

  • Turning Point - Akshaya Trust (Episode 51)
    Episode 51:

    Akshaya Trust

    A volunteer organization that feeds 500 sick and homeless people everyday.

  • Turning Point - Car Santa (Episode 50)
    Episode 50:

    Car Santa

    Terry Franz gives away 200 cars a year to people in need.

  • Turning Point - First Descents (Episode 49)
    Episode 49:

    First Descents

    Young adults suffering from cancer go to adventure camps.

  • Turning Point - Fullmer Bros. Boxing Gym (Episode 48)
    Episode 48:

    Fullmer Bros. Boxing Gym

    Three brothers help to keep young men off the streets.

  • Turning Point - The Clarks (Episode 47)
    Episode 47:

    The Clarks

    Twenty one adopted children.

  • Turning Point - Global Medical Relief Fund (Episode 46)
    Episode 46:

    Global Medical Relief Fund

    Injured children from war-torn countries around the world.

  • Turning Point - Sister Tesa (Episode 45)
    Episode 45:

    Sister Tesa

    Incarcerated mothers and children kept in contact.

  • Turning Point - San Pasqual Academy (Episode 44)
    Episode 44:

    San Pasqual Academy

    A high school with a family-style environment for foster children.

  • Turning Point - Thistle Farms (Episode 43)
    Episode 43:

    Thistle Farms

    Women who have suffered from violence, prostitution and addiction.

  • Turning Point - Erin Kimball Foundation (Episode 42)
    Episode 42:

    Erin Kimball Foundation

    Sue and Don Kimball offer support for women and children trying to escape domestic violence and abuse.

  • Turning Point - Phoenix Multisport (Episode 41)
    Episode 41:

    Phoenix Multisport

    Phoenix Multisport fosters a supportive and physically active community for individuals who are recovering from alcohol and substance abuse.

  • Turning Point - Brighter Future Workshop UK (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

    Brighter Future Workshop UK

    The Brighter Future Workshop teaches disabled youth how to recycle used mobility equipment to meet their needs.

  • Turning Point - Jack and White (Episode 39)
    Episode 39:

    Jack and White

    California-based duo Jack and White.

  • Turning Point - Camp to Belong (Episode 38)
    Episode 38:

    Camp to Belong

    A nationwide program of summer camps.

  • Turning Point - Island Dolphin Care (Episode 37)
    Episode 37:

    Island Dolphin Care

    Life-changing dolphin therapy for children.

  • Turning Point - Surfers Healing (Episode 36)
    Episode 36:

    Surfers Healing

    Therapeutic surfing for children to suffer from autism.

  • Turning Point - Rocking the Boat (Episode 35)
    Episode 35:

    Rocking the Boat

    Providing youth with skills to achieve goals.

  • Turning Point - Intermountain Therapy Animals (Episode 34)
    Episode 34:

    Intermountain Therapy Animals

    Animal-assisted therapy for hospitals; mental institutions; nursing facilities; detention homes.

  • Turning Point - Sweet Beginnings (Episode 33)
    Episode 33:

    Sweet Beginnings

    Full-time transitional jobs for formerly incarcerated individuals.

  • Turning Point - The Bread Lady (Episode 32)
    Episode 32:

    The Bread Lady

    "Throwaway" groceries from local supermarkets.

  • Turning Point - Sister Tesa (Episode 31)
    Episode 31:

    Sister Tesa

    Incarcerated mothers and their children are kept in contact.

  • Turning Point - Intersect Fund (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:

    Intersect Fund

    Helping struggling entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground.

  • Turning Point - Eagles Eyes (Episode 29)
    Episode 29:

    Eagles Eyes

    Professor Jim Gips is transforming the lives of severely disabled children with his new 'EagleEye' technology.

  • Turning Point - Adopt a Native Elder (Episode 28)
    Episode 28:

    Adopt a Native Elder

    Support for elderly Native Americans living on reservations.

  • Turning Point - South Shore Drill Team (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:

    South Shore Drill Team

    Watch as a Chicago public school teacher finds a way to offer a positive and creative outlet for inner-city youth.

  • Turning Point - Circus Project (Episode 25)
    Episode 25:

    Circus Project

    Jenn Cohen helps homeless youth to develop physically and emotionally through intensive skill training in circus and performing arts.

  • Turning Point - The Bread Lady (Episode 24)
    Episode 24:

    The Bread Lady

    Unwanted food for homeless families.

  • Turning Point - Wasatch Adaptive Sports (Episode 23)
    Episode 23:

    Wasatch Adaptive Sports

    Recreational and educational programs for children with special needs.

  • Turning Point - Domus (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:


    Helping children who have suffered horrible trauma receive services and educational opportunities.

  • Turning Point - Operation Finally Home (Episode 21)
    Episode 21:

    Operation Finally Home

    Texas home builder Dan Wallrath gives injured veterans homes of their own -- mortgage free.

  • Turning Point - Angel Flight West (Episode 20)
    Episode 20:

    Angel Flight West

    Provides free air travel for children and people in need.

  • Turning Point - Diveheart (Episode 19)
    Episode 19:


    People with disabilities learning emotional and physical empowerment through scuba diving.

  • Turning Point - Homeboy Industries (Episode 18)
    Episode 18:

    Homeboy Industries

    An organization that assists formerly gang-involved youth with job placement, training and education.

  • Turning Point - Musicians On Call (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:

    Musicians On Call

    Live music played for patients in healthcare facilities.

  • Turning Point - The Gentle Barn (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    The Gentle Barn

    The Gentle Barn is home to 130 animals that have been rescued from severe abuse, neglect or slaughter.

  • Turning Point - Farm Rescue Bill (Episode 15)
    Episode 15:

    Farm Rescue Bill

    Bill Gross helps family farms going through difficult times; Elissa Montanti helps children in war-torn countries around the world.

  • Turning Point - Have Justice Will Travel - Winona Ward (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:

    Have Justice Will Travel - Winona Ward

    Winona travels around rural areas to offer domestic abuse victims a chance for a better life.

  • Turning Point - Whitney Elementary (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Whitney Elementary

    Principal Sherri Gahn organizes 500 donors and local businesses to coordinate donations, including haircuts!

  • Turning Point - Out 2 Play (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Out 2 Play

    Andrea Wenner keeps NYC school children healthy.

  • Turning Point - Archi's Acres (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Archi's Acres

    Colin and Karen Archipley created the Veterans Sustainability Agriculture Training program to offer newly returned veterans an intensive 6-week course in farming skills.

  • Turning Point - Heart2home (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:


    Greg Adamson and Tiffany Berg organize donations and volunteers to renovate homes and meet the special needs of families in dire circumstances whose homes need renovation or special adaptions.

  • Turning Point - Echo Clinic & San Pasqual Academy (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Echo Clinic & San Pasqual Academy

    The Bells offer free medical services and a hot meal; California's San Pasqual Academy is a high school for foster children.

  • Turning Point - Irene Zola (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Irene Zola

    A team of volunteers provide vital support.

  • Turning Point - BAADS (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:


    Ed Gallagher founded an organization to help people with disabilities sail solo around the San Francisco Bay.

  • Turning Point - First Descents & Adopt A Native Elder (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    First Descents & Adopt A Native Elder

    World-champion kayaker Brad Ludden takes groups of young adults suffering from cancer on week-long adventure camps; Linda Myers provides support for elderly Native Americans living traditional lifestyles on reservations.

  • Turning Point - Fullmer Bros. Boxing Gym & The Erin Kimball Foundation (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Fullmer Bros. Boxing Gym & The Erin Kimball Foundation

    Three brothers keep young men off the streets and out of gangs; Sue and Don Kimball offer support for women and children trying to escape domestic violence and abuse.

  • Turning Point - Street Soccer & Thistle Farms (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Street Soccer & Thistle Farms

    Cann uses street soccer to help homeless youth get off the streets; Magdalene & Thistle Farms help women who have suffered from violence, prostitution, and addiction.

  • Turning Point - Godparents for Youth Organization & Dogwood Rest (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Godparents for Youth Organization & Dogwood Rest

    Tanya Walters runs Godparents for Youth Organization to help kids raise their grades; Galen and Bridget Sampson run an apprenticeship program at the Dogwood Restaurant in Baltimore to help get struggling people back on their feet.

  • Turning Point - Harmony Project (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Harmony Project

    Dr. Margaret Martin gave free music lessons to underprivileged children in LA's gang-ridden zones; Don Shoendorfer gives away free wheelchairs to disabled people in the third world.