Faith Runs Deep

Brand New Australian Series is now available

Follow the journey as we unearth stories of faith Down Under


FAITH RUNS DEEP – Now Available

Karl Faase and the Olive Tree Media team hit the roads of Australia to unearth stories of faith from history and today. Find out where and why Faith Runs Deep Down Under and what it will take for it to remain in generations to come.




This new series seeks to demonstrate the depth of influence of the Gospel message on Australia. The team drove from the cities to the outback of Australia in an iconic Holden ute, unearthing stories from history and today of people whose lives have been changed by Jesus, and who have deeply influenced this nation.

Download the Trailer

If you would like to show the trailer at your church, group or event, you can download the full 4 minute version or the 90 second cut. These provide an overview of the series and preview some of the key guests and themes.

Download full trailer (4 minutes)

Download preview trailer (90 seconds)

More about the Series

Faith Runs Deep is a 12-part documentary series with a companion study guide (available on our Watch+ Platform or as a paperback book). Each episode is 26 minutes and covers a different theme or time in Australia’s history. In each episode, you’ll hear from historians and academics; remarkable Australians of faith; and Karl and Jane Faase about their own journey of faith.

The aim of this series is to share the stories of faith that have made our history and will define the future of faith in Australia.

Episode Titles:

Episode 1: Faith Runs Deep
Episode 2: Ends of the Earth (The Good News Arrives)
Episode 3: Second Chance (Early Years)
Episode 4: Eternity in our Hearts (Firsts Nations People)
Episode 5: Melting Pot (Immigration)
Episode 6: That Other Religion (Sport)
Episode 7: My Brother’s Keeper (Charity)
Episode 8: For Love of Country (Armed Services)
Episode 9: Grassroots (Politics)
Episode 10: For the Glory of God (The Arts)
Episode 11: Changed Lives (Revivals)
Episode 12: Off the Sheep’s Back (Business)

Karl Faase

Hosted by Karl Faase

Faith Runs Deep is a brand new series for Karl Faase and Olive Tree Media – producers of the award-winning series, Jesus the Game Changer and Towards Belief. In this new series, host Karl Faase travels around Australia, discovering the rich and inspiring history of faith Down Under.

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