Category: Spirituality

Apr 04

Open Thought Asks: Where Does Racism Begin?

Racism:  A term that has plagued world cultures for centuries–sometimes overt and sometimes subtle.    America has dealt with it since the 1600’s–millions have lost their lives, suffered mental and physical abuse and lived with the gross inequalities of a nation.  In fact today, racism is alive and well in America and other countries throughout …

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Mar 19

Open Thought to: An AMAZING Story of Faith, Love and Courage!

  THE UNFOLDING OF A ROSE ON BRIDGE OF THE GODS ~ “I WAS CAPTIVATED FROM PAGE ONE!” ~ 5 STARS ~ by Barry Finlay, Award Winning Author/”Kilimanjaro and Beyond ~ A Life Changing Journey!” Mamie L. Smith in her book The Unfolding of a Rose opened my eyes to the weakness in my faith and to the …

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Jan 12

Open Thought Asks: What Are Symptoms of Low Self-Esteem?

        A week ago, this question would not have appeared in my thought.  Why now?  Good question.   It started the day I interviewed an author on Talk to the Author with Dr. Mamie Smith–my radio show.  The author’s book revealed how a person could move from bankruptcy to wealth by changing how …

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Jul 06

Open Thought to the Letters of Paul: A Messenger of Jesus Christ

“Saul, (Paul) yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord . . . . “(Acts 9: 1).   Paul is one of the most loyal followers of Jesus, but he was not always a follower.  In fact,  as Saul, he hunted down Christians and imprisoned them for daring to follow a …

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May 14

Open Thought to the “Wisdom” of Tyler Perry!

“I don’t think the dreams die, I think that people give up.  I think it gets too hard.”  Tyler Perry  Do dreams really die or do people give up achieving the dream . . .  and it is the determination and ability to persevere that really dies?  How does one keep pushing ahead when it …

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