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December 16th, 2015

The music video by Mr. Ebbo promoting Kickstart’s MoneyMaker.

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December 16th, 2015

Saddleback Church – September 21, 2007 Download Quicktime video [81:55] (to download, right-click your mouse and save): large [640×480] |…

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December 16th, 2015

» Web-Exclusive Interview with Arlene Sanchez Walsh Listen to Krista’s conversation with Arlene Sanchez Walsh. She tells her personal story…

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January 22nd, 2015

During a morning meditation session at The Green Lake Conference Center in Wisconsin in 2003, Thich Nhat Hanh gave this…

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December 8th, 2012

Ellen Williams mentioned this Wendell Berry poem as one of her favorites — read and listen to the poem again, and share it with others.

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June 6th, 2012

—Ray Bradbury, (August 22, 1920 – June 5, 2012). From “How to be Madder than Captain Ahab.”

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June 4th, 2012

—Henry David Thoreau from Walden, or Life in the Woods.  

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May 31st, 2012

“One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.” —Helen Keller from The Story of My…

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May 29th, 2012

“Forgiveness is an act of the will, and the will can function regardless of the temperature of the heart.” —Corrie…

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May 25th, 2012

“I was talking with one of my donors a few days ago who was talking about how memories, even your…

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May 24th, 2012

“We are not given dreams in order to be thwarted and frustrated. We are given dreams as guides.” —Julia Cameron,…

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May 22nd, 2012

“Not only is your story worth telling but it can be told in words so painstakingly eloquent that it becomes…

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May 21st, 2012

“We work in the dark – we do what we can…”
—Henry James from The Middle Years.

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January 5th, 2012

Khakis, blue jeans, and dungarees graced the stage at this public event in San Diego. The generational differences seemed obvious. But this lively conversation revealed a shared theology that guides these three men — as they interpret and live out their values in varying ways.

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January 13th, 2010

Wonderful reactions to our show on the meaning of intelligence with Mike Rose. Here’s a line from his book Why School?,…

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January 10th, 2010

[audio_player:/being/unheard_cuts/mike_rose_studs_terkel.mp3=”Studs Terkel interviews Mike Rose”] In our program with Mike Rose, we are asking you to share your memories of…

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January 8th, 2010

As we listened to the rough version of this week’s show with Mike Rose, the idea came up to drop…

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January 5th, 2010

This week’s program “Approaching Prayer” is on my list of SOF classics. It’s a busy program: three interviews, readings and…

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January 5th, 2010

Saw this over the weekend in the London Times and thought it was worth sharing for those of you who…

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January 3rd, 2010

Tony Blair, David Harris, and Rick Warren at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in…

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December 26th, 2009

My father has Alzheimer’s disease. I am losing him in inches and pieces. It hurts. He is my hero and…

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December 16th, 2009

We’re nearing the finish line of a new show: “Reimagining Sitting Bull, Tatanka Iyotake” (that’s Sitting Bull’s name in Lakota)….

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December 12th, 2009

Last night was the first night of Hanukkah — the Jewish festival of lights. I’ve been so busy burning the…

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December 11th, 2009

The image to the right (larger version) is a scan of one of the pages from our script that I…

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December 9th, 2009

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December 7th, 2009

Anoushka Shankar performs at the Wychwood Music Festival in 2007. (photo: Damian Rafferty/Fly) While listening to a classic SOF program,…

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December 6th, 2009

There’s a lot of activity in Boston these days. We recently learned that WGBH will now be carrying Speaking of…

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December 4th, 2009

I was watching television news on the couch with my 10-year-old nephew last weekend and was captivated by a segment…

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December 2nd, 2009

While in New York over Thanksgiving, I saw Fela!, directed and choreographed by Bill T. Jones — a new musical…

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November 30th, 2009

Several years ago when we first produced our biographical program on Reinhold Niebuhr, we did a considerable amount of research…

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