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Women’s History Month Series

March 24, 2015 – Faith & Society: Women in Business

Season 7, Episode 12 – Women: Life, Love, and Leadership” Series (4 of 4)

ShariSandiferWe’re getting down to business, as on this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we discuss Faith and Women in Business. Nearly 60% of women in America are part of the labor force, and women constitute nearly half of the total working population in the United States. On this program we’ll talk with two women who give us guidance and insight into the unique challenges faced by women in the workplace. Ms. Shari Sandifer NoelaniCornell(right, above) is President and CEO of her own company, Ms. Noelani Cornell (right, below)  is an administrator in the fast-paced world of a tech related University. Both will offer their perspectives regarding… read more and click here to listen

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March 17, 2015 – Faith & Society: Women in Politics and Education – Season 7, Episode 11 - Women: Life, Love, and Leadership” Series (3 of 4)

MayorJacobsWomen leaders in politics and higher education. On this installment of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we’ll discuss faith and the unique perspective of women in leadership. During this Women’s History Month, we continue with the third in our series: “Women: Life, Love, and Leadership” as we gain the perspective of two extraordinary female leaders. First, we’ll have a conversation with PresidetLibbyOrange County Mayor Theresa Jacobs (right, above). Then, we’ll talk with Stetson University President Wendy Libby (right, below). Both of these women … read more and click here to listen

March 10, 2015 – Faith & Society: Women’s History and Health – Season 7, Episode 10 – “Women: Life, Love, and Leadership” Series (2 of 4)

MollyMurphyMacGrgor1Happy National Women’s History Month! On this episode of  Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we discuss faith and women’s history and health. It’s been less than 100 years since women garnered the right to vote in the United States. Women’s salaries often continue to lag behind men in the same fields JennaToshof work, and there can be no doubt that in a number of settings women are treated as second… read more and click here to listen

 

March 3, 2015 – Faith & Religion: Women Faith Leaders and Immigration – Season 7, Episode 9 – “Women: Life, Love, and Leadership” Series (1 of 4)

RevKathyMarch is “National Women’s History Month” so, on this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys – our first of a four-part series entitled, “Women: Life, Love, and Leadership” – we’ll be joined by two extraordinary women Faith leaders. Together we’ll discuss faith, women religious leaders, and also the role of faith in the national immigration downloaddebate. It’s estimated that only about 12% of clergy in the United States are women. On this program we sit at the feet of two of our female colleagues to learn about religious leadership from the perspective of women. Then, we’ll talk together about… read more and click here to listen

February 24, 2015 – Faith & Religion: Hinduism – Season 7, Episode 8

HinduismWe turn our gaze to the East as on this installment of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we discuss Faith and Hinduism. The Hindu faith constitutes the third largest religion in the world, with more than 1 billion adherents. It runs neck and neck with Judaism, each one a living world religion that is some 4 to 5 thousand … read more and click here to listen

February 17, 2015 – Faith & Religion: Sikhism – Season 7, Episode 7

SikhIf they’re wearing a turban, they are of the Islamic faith, right? You’ll find out the answer today on Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys as we discuss faith and the Sikh religion. It’s the religious practice of some 23…   read more and click here to listen now!

February 10, 2015 – Faith & Society: The TWG Vision & Our Listeners – Our 100th Show – Season 7, Episode 6

100_bannerWe turned 100 on this show! Well, sort of. Today marks the 100th show of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys. So on this episode we talk about faith, our vision for this program, and our wonderful listeners. On this – the 100th episode … read more and click here to listen now!

February 3, 2015 – Faith & Society: Protesters and Law Enforcement – Season 7, Episode 5 – Series: Race Relations in America, Where Are We Now? (4 of 4)

SheriffDemingsOn this installment of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys — our final episode in a four-part series on Faith and “Race Relations in America, Where Are We Now?” — we’ll discuss faith, protests and law enforcement with Orange County Florida’s Sheriff Jerry Demings (pictured leftread more and click here to listen now!

January 27, 2015 – Faith & Society: Community Policing and Faith – Season 7, Episode 4 – Series: Race Relations in America, Where Are We Now? (3 of 4)

ChiefMinaOn this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys — our third in a four-part series on “Race Relations In America: Where Are We Now?” — we discuss Faith and Community Policing with the Orlando Chief of Police John Mina (pictured left, top) and College Professor Dr. DrMcDonaldJames McDonald (pictured left, below) … read more and click here to listen now!

January 20, 2015 – Faith & Society: Law and Faith – Season 7, Episode 3-Series: Race Relations in America, Where Are We Now? (2 of 4)

Rev. Girley 1Where does the law and faith intersect in the continuing conversation on race relations in America? On this episode Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we’ll discuss faith, race, and the law. In this, the second in our four-part series: Race Relations in America, Where are We Now?, we’ll be joined by an African-American lawyer …continue reading and listen to the show

January 13, 2015 – Faith & Society: The Legal System – Season 7, Episode 2-Series: Race Relations in America, Where Are We Now? (1 of 4)

Judge Griffen 1Judge Griffen 2In this new year we’ll begin with some difficult conversations as on this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we begin a four-part series on faith and race relations in America. In this installment we ask the question, “where are we now?” in regard to the issue of race relations in the United States. A conversation with Judge Wendell Griffen (pictured here) and our  …continue reading and listen to the show

January 6, 2015 – Faith & Society: The End of the World – Religion and Science – Season 7, Episode 1

DrDuncanEndofWorldOn this installment of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we’ll discuss faith and the end of the world.  Our very special guest for this program is past President of Rollins College and current Provost of the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, R.I., Dr. Lewis M. Duncan, physicist.  As another year  …continue reading and listen to the show

December 30, 2014 – Faith & Culture: Food In Religious Traditions – Season 6, Episode 27 (this show first aired in July, 2013)

Food-ReligionOn this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we discuss faith and food. It’s an integral part of our daily lives, often we take it for granted, but we can’t live without it. We research it regarding nutrition, discuss it in relation to socializing, learn about its preparation on endless …continue reading and listen to the show

December 23, 2014 – Faith & Culture: “Give ‘Til It Hurts? ” – Season 6, Episode 26

GivingGivingIt has been said that, “It’s more blessed to give than to receive.” On this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we’ll discuss faith and giving. It has been dubbed “the season of giving,” or sometimes  …continue reading and listen to the show

December 16, 2014 – Faith & Religion: The Garden of Eden – Season 6, Episode 25

EdenTravel with us to Paradise as on this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we discuss faith and the Garden of Eden. Is it an historical location, or a mythical  …continue reading and listen to the show

December 9, 2014 – Faith & Religion: A Conversation with Dr. John Dominic Crossan (Part 2 of 2 – LIVE at Valencia College) – Season 6, Episode 24

Crossan2Recorded live at Valencia College in Orlando, Florida, on this episode of Friends Talking Faith with The Three Wise Guys we continue our conversation with Dr. John Dominic Crossan. We discuss faith and political power. Dr. Crossan is a  …continue reading and listen to the show

December 2, 2014 – Faith & Religion: A Conversation with Dr. John Dominic Crossan (Part 1 of 2 – LIVE at Valencia College) – Season 6, Episode 23

JD Crossan01Dr. John Dominic Crossan (pictured left). He’s a theologian, a scholar, a former Catholic priest, and the author of nearly 30 books. He’s one of the most sought after lecturers in the world. In this, the first of a two-part series, the students of Valencia College  …continue reading and listen to the show.

November 25, 2014 – Faith & Religion: Native American Indian Spirituality and Thought – Season 6, Episode 22

Iron EagleOn 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 Dr. Tink TinkerEnglish 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   …continue reading and listen to the show.

November 18, 2014 – Faith & Religion: Rabbi Harold Kushner-Conquering Fear – Season 6, Episode 21

Harold_KushnerBestselling 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  …continue reading and listen to the show.

November 11, 2014 – Faith & Society: Serving Veterans — Women, Health Care, Housing – Season 6, Episode 20

Ieesha FlowersPenny SeaterOn 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 VA Hospital Lake Nonacompleted their service to return home as veterans. In Florida today …continue reading and listen to the show.

 

November 4, 2014 – Faith & Politics: Election Day! – Season 6, Episode 19

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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  …continue reading and listen to the show

 

October 28, 2014 – Faith & Society: 1-Halloween; 2-Meet the Mormons – Season 6, Episode 18

HalloweenDon’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 Meet-The-Mormons-PosterPresident …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  continue reading and listen to the show

 

 

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We’ve been doing it together for almost 15 years: talking and listening with each other as friends!  A Reform Rabbi, a Suni Imam, and a Congregational (UCC) Minister.  It has been a journey of ever deepening friendship and respect.  When you are friends first, then even when you disagree, you’re still friends.  It’s a model of interfaith relationship we believe is essential for people of faith, and those who claim no faith community at all.

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Rabbi Steven Engel - Senior Rabbi, Congregation of Reform Judaism and Past President of the Greater Orlando Board of Rabbis.

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