November 25, 2014 – Faith & Religion: Native American Indian Spirituality and Thought
Season 6, Episode 22
On Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we’ll discuss faith, Thanksgiving and Native American Indian spirituality and thought. President Abraham Lincoln made it an official federal holiday in 1863. Often we hearken back to 1621, and the first harvest celebrations in the New World by the pilgrims. Those early bucolic scenes conjure images of English settlers in Plymouth, side-by-side with their Native American Indian friends, sharing a feast together. Of course, we know there is also a much darker and more violent side in the American story of Western European settlers and the indigenous peoples of what would eventually become the United States of America. We’ll talk with a Native American Medicine Man (Iron Eagle, top right) and also a Native American scholar (Dr. Tink Tinker, bottom right) on this program to help us gain a deeper understanding of some of the continuing struggles. Native American thoughts about Thanksgiving, and much more, on this episode of Friends Talking Faith - 6:30 PM Tuesday, November 25.
November 18, 2014 – Faith & Religion: Rabbi Harold Kushner-Conquering Fear
Season 6, Episode 21
Bestselling author, Rabbi Harold Kushner will join us on Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys as we discuss faith and fear. It can have a crippling effect on human beings, it can even shut down our capacity for reasonable thought: fear! Many critics of religion argue that fear is often used by religion to coerce its adherents to behave in whatever way that particular religion requires. Fear of hell …continue reading and listen to the show.
November 11, 2014 – Faith & Society: Serving Veterans — Women, Health Care, Housing
Season 6, Episode 20
On this installment of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we’ll discuss faith and veterans — women, healthcare, and housing. On this “Veterans Day 2014″ program we begin by saying thank you to the women and men who faithfully serve in our nation’s military and who have faithfully completed their service to return home as veterans. In Florida today, there are nearly 1.8 million veterans, among those nearly 170,000 are women (this sentence is a correction-broadcast error stated “America” instead of “Florida” and “210,000” instead of “nearly 170,000″). We’ll talk with a woman veteran, Ms. Ieesha Flowers, who was wounded …continue reading and listen to the show.
November 4, 2014 – Faith & Politics: Election Day! 6:30 PM on 90.7 WMFE FM
Season 6, Episode 19
This show airs 30 minutes before the polls close in most of Florida, so we’ll ask our listeners, “have you voted yet?” On this election day on Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we’ll discuss faith and politics. On this very special edition of Friends Talking Faith we’ll be joined by …continue reading and listen to the show
October 28, 2014 – Faith & Society: 1-Halloween; 2-Meet the Mormons
Season 6, Episode 18
Don’t be scared, even though on this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we’ll discuss faith and Halloween. Also, we’ll shift gears to discuss the recent release of a major motion picture by a religious group. It opened in theaters just a couple of weeks ago. We’ll discuss “Meet The Mormons” as the President …continue reading and listen to the show
October 21, 2014 – Faith & Culture: The Popular “New” Pope Francis
Season 6, Episode 17
He was elected just a year-and-a-half ago and continues a meteoric rise in popularity. On this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we discuss faith and Pope Francis. He was born Jorge Mario Bergoglio in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He worked briefly as a …continue reading and listen to the show
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