Common Threads

Common Threads, hosted by Fred Stella, is a co-production of WGVU Radio and The Interfaith Dialogue Association.  Common Threads airs Sundays at 7:00am and 6:30pm on WGVU 88.5 Grand Rapids, 95.3 Muskegon.

 

Shuji Valdene Mintzmyer (Part II)

Oct 8, 2018

Rev. Shuji Valdene Mintzmyer joins us again to continue our conversation.  Shuji is here to talk about Buddhist culture in the United States. 

Shuji is a Buddhist Monk and head teacher at Just Sit, Soto Zen in Grand Rapids.

Shuji Valdene Mintzmyer

Oct 1, 2018

Our guest is Rev. Shuji Valdene Mintzmyer.  Shuji joins us to talk about Buddhist culture in the United States.  

Shuji is a Buddhist Monk and head teacher at Just Sit, Soto Zen in Grand Rapids.

Rabbi Mordecai Finley (Part II)

Sep 24, 2018
Rabbi Mordecai Finley, Ph. D.
rabbifinley.com

Rabbi Mordecai Finley returns to the program to continue the coversation about his article in Jewish Journal titled, "Forging Happiness."

Rabbi Mordecai Finley

Sep 17, 2018
Rabbi Mordecai Finley, Ph. D.
rabbifinley.com

Rabbi Mordecai Finley joins us today to talk about his article in Jewish Journal titled, "Forging Happiness."

Rachel Laser (Part II)

Sep 10, 2018
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Americans United for the Separation of Church and State

We continue with Rachel Laser, President and CEO of American’s United for the Separation of Church and State. Rachel is a lawyer, advocate and strategist who has dedicated the last two decades of her life to fighting to make the country inclusive for all Americans. She has a proven track record of uniting both faith and secular leaders and advocacy organizations to make tangible progress on some of the most important issues of our time.

Rachel Laser

Sep 3, 2018
Rachel Laser Headshot
Americans United for the Separation of Church and State

Rachel Laser, President and CEO of American’s United for the Separation of Church and State, is our guest today. Rachel is a lawyer, advocate and strategist who has dedicated the last two decades of her life to fighting to make the country inclusive for all Americans. She has a proven track record of uniting both faith and secular leaders and advocacy organizations to make tangible progress on some of the most important issues of our time.

Gene Zubovich (Part II)

Jul 16, 2018

Gene Zubovich  joins us for part two of our discussion on Religious Liberty and his recent article, “What’s behind America’s promotion of religious liberty abroad.”

Gene Zubovich

Jul 9, 2018

Gene Zubovich  joins us to discuss Religious Liberty and his recent article, “What’s behind America’s promotion of religious liberty abroad.”

Father Patrick Collins (Part II)

Jul 2, 2018

Father Patrick Collins returns to continue our converseation on the Roman Catholic Church.

Patrick Collins works for Cross International  and visits churches all around the country to encourage support for Catholic projects. Fr. Collins lives in Douglas, Michigan.

Father Patrick Collins

Jun 25, 2018

We welcome Father Patrick Collins back to Common Threads to talk about the Roman Catholic Church.

Patrick Collins works for Cross International  and visits churches all around the country to encourage support for Catholic projects. Fr. Collins lives in Douglas, Michigan.

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