Most of the Santa Claus experience falls into the routine of Ho Ho Ho, would you like to sit on Santa's lap? What would you like for christmas? Can you give Santa a big hug? This is all a special time and relationship with children and I would not diminish it or minimize it. Once in a while a child breaks out of the regular "Christmas Story" script and throws a curve. "I had one of those peak experiences yesterday on my second day on the chair this year. I want to mention it because what a 5...
With so much anguish and pain in the world, how do we remain positive in the face of adversity? Great grandmother Mary Lyons of the Ojibwe tribe shares her life lessons and shares the wisdom of her ancestors to help us live in the light, while recognizing but not fearing the darkness.
Break the Chain is an award-winning documentary that addresses the often ""hidden-in-plain-sight"" issue of Human Trafficking within Michigan communities and the United States. The film chronicles two survivors of Human Trafficking - providing a detailed look at how trafficking goes unnoticed within our backyards. Kwami and Debbie were enslaved and exploited as children for numerous years within the US before anyone took notice. Both survivors of sex and labor trafficking recount their...
Angela Ferguson, Onondaga, is a traditional Indigenous farmer who understands and shares our deeply personal connection to corn and helps to educate others about the ways in which this history must be preserved for ourselves and future generations. Our very lives depend upon the gifts that provide and sustain us all.
Michele Hunt has served in some of the post prestigious positions in both government and industry - bringing one important constant - her ability to bring heart and integrity to the board room as a Dream Maker, an essential part of changing industry, governance, and our human experience.
Nicole Hill, a mother of seven children, found herself in challenging situations after relocating to Michigan due to Hurricane Katrina. Her story is the driving force that echoes in the lives of so many, and her work as an activist strives to bring balance to families like her own.
Simple kindness can be incredibly powerful AND contagious. Mary Keyser is proving that every day with her company A Kinder World. I'm In. She sells merchandise that's created to spread love and kindness. Mary believes that unexpected acts of kindness go on to inspire more acts of kindness, and she believes this kind of domino effect could be a magical thing. Visit her Facebook Page, A Kinder World. I'm In. to see what activities are taking place, and reach out to get involved.
Doctrine of Discovery and Domination, has been kept silent for hundreds of years. On May 4, 1493, Pope Alexander VI released a document entitled, "The Doctrine of Discovery." This "bull" or decree gave consent and direction to unleash a worldwide campaign of terror, domination, massacre and genocide. Few people have been aware of this decree, but all people are affected by it. Renown scholar, Steven Newcomb, will help us to understand the complexity of this global human tragedy. That...
Our world is in the midst of change, and our Indigenous Leaders have been working to help us all understand the great importance of this time. Shawna Bluestar Newcomb works to help to bring Balance and Wisdom to others, as well as to help Women regain the Wisdom that they inherently possess. As a gifted Life Coach and Intuitive, Shawna shares Native Wisdom with Grace and Clarity.
The Iroquois Confederacy The Iroquois (/ˈɪrəkwɔɪ/ or /ˈɪrəkwɑː/) or Haudenosaunee (/ˈhoʊdənoʊˈʃoʊni/) (People of the Longhouse) are a historically powerful northeast Native American confederacy. They were known during the colonial years to the French as the Iroquois League, and later as the Iroquois Confederacy, and to the English as the Five Nations, comprising the Mohawk, Onondaga, Oneida, Cayuga, and Seneca. After 1722, they accepted the Tuscarora people from the Southeast into their...
The Crystal Earth Project is a global movement to transform humanity through the new cosmic energies now available from Mother Earth. Their mission is to serve humanity’s full healing and spiritual awakening. They are helping reweave a higher vibrational connection with ourselves, each other, our planet and the cosmos. For more about The Crystal Earth Project visit crystalearthproject.org.
Greg Schoen is a Seed Keeper, someone who honors and cares for the ancient plants that nourished and healed Humanity for centuries. Seeds from our past hold deep within their structure the history of Humanity. Seeds from the past hold the mystery of medicines, nourishment and replenishing of our Natural world. And Seeds need protection from chemical interventions that change or shut off their gifts. My guest has devoted his Life to just that purpose.
Elaine Grohman and award winning musician Joanne Shenandoah discuss her music, how passion and creativity can impact the world and you'll also hear a song from Joanne on this edition of Going Beyond Medicine on Empower Radio.
Joan Chittister is an articulate social analyst and influential religious leader of this age. For 40 years she has dedicated herself to advocating for universal recognition of the critical questions impacting the global community. Courageous, passionate and charged with energy, she is a much-sought after speaker, commentator, counselor and clear voice across all religions.
Jane Feldman has captured everything from high fashion to world leaders, with one thing consistently in her focus - finding the Heart in Humanity. Jane has traveled the world, and with each photo, she has learned to see beyond the image, and hear beyond the words, in order to capture the essence of the individual, the story or the challenge. Jane Feldman is the author of many children's books as well as the co-author of Jefferson's Children: The Story of One American Family an in-depth...
Nestled in the mountains of British Columbia, Hillary Schneider, equine (horse) facilitator, has helped thousands of people all over the world free themselves from life-long layers of baggage, fear, and doubt so they can rise up and realize their dreams in with equal parts consciousness and common sense. Hillary's work is dedicated to helping amazing people like you come home to your intuition through coaching that is powerfully experiential and deeply spiritual. Find out more at...
Elaine Grohman and founder of the Gathering for Humanity Grandmother Flordemayo discuss the upcoming event, why she decided to create it and more on this edition of Going Beyond Medicine on Empower Radio. Find out more about the Gathering for Humanity at gatheringforhumanity.org.
Larry Kesslin believes that we were all put here for a specific reason and our purpose is to find out what that reason is. Larry is focused on helping people define success based on the depth of their relationships rather than the breadth of their bank accounts.
Universal Healer and Seer, Grandmother Sasa, whose name means, Swan of the North, life's work is to "Heal the Healers," and is one of the 13 Indigenous Grandmothers. Grandmother Sasa works with The Crystal Earth Project, directly engaging the energies of Mother Earth for the purpose of healing and enlightening human physiology.
Elaine Grohman and Qigong Master Mingtong Gu discuss the healing properties of practicing Qigong. Learn to address the direct cause of chronic illness and disease to improve health in all levels and more with the wisdom of Master Mingtong Gu. For more about Mingtong Gu visit: chicenter.com.