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Intersection of Recovery, Faith and Economics

11/26/2018
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Join in the conversation on Monday, November 26th at 10:00am (Eastern Time) and meet two of our new co-hosts...Cheryl Miller and Summer Shine. Join the Conversation with these two ladies and their guest, from Texas, as they talk about the "Intersection of Recovery, Faith and Economics". Two powerful experiences that have explored and successfully integrated lessons learned, into Spirtitual and Economic Faith that is helping their communities and others to flourish. Learn about there...

Duration:00:59:33

Intersection of Recovery, Faith and Economics

11/19/2018
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Join in the conversation on Monday, November 19th and Monday, November 26th at 10:00am (Eastern Time) and meet two of our new co-hosts...Cheryl Miller and Summer Shine. Join the Conversation with these two ladies, from Texas, as they talk about the "Intersection of Recovery, Faith and Economics". Two powerful experiences that have explored and successfully integrated lessons learned, into Spirtitual and Economic Faith that is helping their communities and others to flourish. Learn about...

Duration:00:53:03

Chaos Before Creation: Kathleen and Charlie Self

10/2/2018
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"I believe that art is essential to the wellbeing of people; as we create we show the wonder of what it means to be human, to be made in God’s image. Through my painting I seek to reveal the inner beauty that is hidden deep within our souls, that secret place where we all carry God’s sacred fingerprint." (Kathleen Self) "Pause. Breathe. Pray. Love your neighbor through your good work and acts of kindness. Read history. Stay alert to opportunities to serve. Foster justice. Turn off the...

Duration:01:00:59

Flourishing Communities: What Is The Role Of The Church

8/16/2018
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Join us on Front Porch Conversation on Justice as we have a discussion with Dr. Charlie Self and others as we examine the role of pastors and churches in the flourishing of our communities. "One area where many struggle to make a connection — and where pastors often don’t know how to equip their congregations — is integrating the Christian faith with work and economic wisdom. Most of our lives are spent working (whether paid or unpaid), but rarely do churches consistently address this...

Duration:01:01:46

Made To Flourish: Integrating The Christian Faith With WORK and ECONOMIC WISDOM

8/2/2018
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Join us on Front Porch Conversation on Justice as we have a discussion with Charlie Self, the Director of City Expansion for the Made To Flourish Network, about how they empower pastors and churches. "One area where many struggle to make a connection — and where pastors often don’t know how to equip their congregations — is integrating the Christian faith with work and economic wisdom. Most of our lives are spent working (whether paid or unpaid), but rarely do churches consistently address...

Duration:01:03:20

"I Lost My Identity The Day My Son Was Murdered"

7/26/2018
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Join me for live disccussion on Front Porch Conversation for Justice with mothers who lost their sons and daughters to violence on the streets of Hampton and Newport News in Virginia. In June 2018 Anita Gonzalez started a group called "Peninsula Families United Together". Since the brutal slaying of her son she decided to reach out to others who have suffered similar trauma. Anita wanted to bring together mothers/families to work through their trauma, forgiveness, accountability and...

Duration:00:31:12

Made To Flourish: Integrating The Christian Faith With WORK and ECONOMIC WISDOM

7/19/2018
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Join us live on Front Porch Conversation on Justice as we have a discussion with Charlie Self, the Director of City Expansion for the Made To Flourish Network, about how they empower pastors and churches. "One area where many struggle to make a connection — and where pastors often don’t know how to equip their congregations — is integrating the Christian faith with work and economic wisdom. Most of our lives are spent working (whether paid or unpaid), but rarely do churches consistently...

Duration:01:01:49

Quantum Circles: Taking A Leap With Cheryl Miller

7/12/2018
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Join us as we have a indept discussion with Cheryl Miller of Quantum Circles located in Victoria, Texas as we discuss the Language of Shalom, Reconciliation Circles and effecting Transformative Community Dialogue. Also, we will have further dialogue with Summer Shine, proprietor of Luna Juice Bar in Waco, Texas. Hear Summer's story from a life on the streets and addiction to becoming a social enterprise entrepreneur.

Duration:01:00:04

Revitalizing A Skating Rink: A Community Center With A Skating Rink

11/16/2017
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Join this repeat show as the project draws closer to completion, Let's talk about foster parenting and community engagement.

Duration:01:01:27

Un-Whitening of White Churches!!!

10/19/2017
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"I'm hoping more and more white churches become uncomfortable places for prejudice and deep seated racism. It should be an inhospitable environment for these things." (April McCullohs) Join me on Front Porch Conversation on Justice as we have a conversation with April McCullohs about the environment in churches that perpetuate racism and prejudice. We listen on Sunday mornings and other times to the messenger (preacher) talking about what heaven will be like but which heaven are they...

Duration:00:59:18

Is there a Color Blind Worship Experience?

10/12/2017
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Is there a Color Blind Worship Experience? We will have as our special guest Chris House, an extraordinary talented worship leader, music writer, musician, vocal advocate for the lost and the disenfranchised, and, a man who loves God with every ounce of breath...and, with his heart...and, with his soul. Some of our discussion with center around "Race and the Christian Worship Experience In a Multi-Cultural Church". "The oppressed and mistreated compromise, yet are still met with...

Duration:00:59:45

Revitalizing A Skating Rink: A Community Center With A Skating Rink

9/28/2017
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Our upcoming show on "Front Porch Conversation on Justice" examines the process of taking a relic skating rink in a community and returning it to the community as a "Community Center With A Skating Rink". We will have a conversation with Keith Foster who decided to step in and "Hyper Revitalize" the building into a "Community Center With A Skating Rink". We will discuss how his vision and dream is becoming a reality, with various community agencies and groups coming on board to insert...

Duration:01:00:57

Deconstructing The Story of "White"

9/21/2017
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An excerpt from the "White Ladies Chat"..."You see, once you're taught something is wrong, human reaction typically elicits a corresponding learned situational response...For me, this second half of life now revolves around unlearning much of what was learned in my formative years. It's about constantly challenging and reassessing my dual thinking in what I see as right and wrong." ...Diane Miller. Join me on Front Porch Conversation on Justice as I have a conversation with Diane Miller...

Duration:01:00:03

Which Monument Will Stand In America?...Before and After Charlottesville!!!

9/14/2017
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Join the conversation as we dig deep into social and biblical justice as it relates to the mindset and worldview of America. We will examine and answer the question "Which Monument Will Stand In America and Why?" We will be joined by two very prominent individuals who have extensive knowledge, experience and activism in the realm of civil rights, social and biblical justice: Noel Castellanos is the President of the nationally known Christian Community Development Association based in...

Duration:00:58:02

Oh No, Summer Is Over: A New School Year

9/2/2017
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Join me as I host another episode of "Little People Having Their Opinions Heard". Join my guests Tamia and Madison as we delve into what a new school year has in store. The 2018-19 school year ...New Teachers, New Classmates, New Learning System and Learning New Things and Subjects. We will also talk about a fun fact: What does it mean our school has moved to more electronic devices...One Less Paper, Better Learning, More Options For Homework.

Duration:00:16:46

Diversity...Unity?...Mission Possible or Mission Impossible!!!

8/31/2017
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Join me as I have a conversation, on the next episode of "Front Porch Conversation on Justice", with Synetheia Newby the Executive Director of the City of Hampton's Citizens Unity Commission. "The Citizens Unity Commission is a department within the City of Hampton (Virginia)...its mission is to ensure that Hampton will be a city that is welcoming, supportive, and inclusive of all citizens, regardless of race, color, class, religion, age, disability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or gender...

Duration:01:01:05

A stuttering Pastor with a clear message of love!

8/24/2017
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Planting a Diverse Church in a Divided World???...Join our first time guest host, noted author Chuck Harrison, as he has a conversation with John Ware who is planting a new church which will be intentional about ethnic diversity from the start. From the leadership team on down, this church will reflect the ethnicity of his community. This unconventional church will meet in a "movie theater". In a recent Facebook post, John wrote, “racism is still alive in the USA and should be called out,...

Duration:01:01:09

Things We Want To Do and Can't Do!!!

8/19/2017
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Join me and my guests Tamia and Maddie as we explore the world according to the little people.

Duration:00:15:33

You're Doing What?...Redefining the Faith Community's Role In The Neighborhoods!

8/17/2017
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We will have a conversation with several dynamic "village (community) leaders" who are redefining today's village networks. Join Sherron Hedgepeth-Sanders, William Shackleford and Derrick Perkins as we look at the historically systemic injustices that have been levied upon and supported in our communities my a myriad of players - some internal and some external. We will examine how they are breaking the chains that have bound and crippled our neighborhoods and communities. Join me, Charles...

Duration:01:01:21

The Party Is Over...Last Song - Social Justice and Social Responsibility

8/10/2017
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Join us as we have a discussion with Andrew Millard, Minister at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of the Peninsula in Newport News, Virginia as we address issues surrounding Social Justice. Racial Justice - Every person has value as a member of the human family. The suffering caused by racism must be ended if we want to create fair and loving communities. We work to end racial discrimination and injustice, starting within ourselves and moving out into the world around us. We support...

Duration:01:01:18