Mamie Smith

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Feb 24

Open Thought: Have We Made the Gun a Graven Image?”

As I listen to our President, the NRA and many people across America, I ask myself, “Have we made the gun a graven image?”  Is the Second Amendment greater than the Second Commandment? The Second Amendment says one has a right to “bear arms.”  The Second Commandment says one does not have the right to …

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Dec 13

Politics Guided by Spirituality!

“The earth is the Lord’s, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein” (Psalms 24:1).  What is the psalmist saying?  He is addressing  God as sole Creator of everything that exists–everything that exists spiritually, because only things of Spirit, God are real.  The universe of God’s creation is composed of spiritual ideas that …

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Jul 14

What is the Purpose of Human Existence?

What is the Purpose of Human Existence? Have you ever asked yourself that question?  I hadn’t . . . that is, until viewing Super Soul Sunday  on the OWN CHANNEL .  Oprah had asked this question of many of the world’s spiritual leaders when they appeared on the Show, later compiled the responses, and played  them …

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Apr 30

Open Thought to: Choosing Wisdom over Foolishness

“The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: but the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness” (Proverbs 15: 14). Many times in life, we are presented with two pathways:  the pathway of knowledge and the pathway of foolishness.  Which do we choose? Sometimes, it is very clear to us which one to choose, and …

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Jan 22

Open Thought: “Loneliness” by Dr. Mamie Smith

  Loneliness   Loneliness Written by Dr. Mamie Smith   There are many days we stand alone With only faith to keep us strong, Words are spoken that cut so deep And being misunderstood, makes us weep. A voice whispers, “It’s alright! The star of truth shines very bright, Darkness comes before the dawn Let …

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