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.

 

Robert Hudson (Part II)

Jun 4, 2018
The Monk's Record Player book cover
Eerdmans Publishing Co.

Author Robert Hudson returns to Common Threads to continue the coversation about his book, ‘The Monk's Record Player: Thomas Merton, Bob Dylan, and the Perilous Summer of 1966.’

The Monk's Record Player

May 29, 2018
The Monk's Record Player book cover
Eerdmans Publishing Co.

Our guest is Robert Hudson, author of ‘The Monk's Record Player: Thomas Merton, Bob Dylan, and the Perilous Summer of 1966.’

Philip Goldberg (Part II)

May 21, 2018
Philip Goldberg Photo
http://philipgoldberg.com/

Philip Goldberg returns to Common Threads to continue our conversation about his book, 'The Life of Yogananda: The Story of the Yogi Who Became the First Modern Guru,' a biography of Paramahansa Yogananda.

The Life of Yogananda

May 13, 2018
Philip Goldberg Photo
http://philipgoldberg.com/

Our guest is Philip Goldberg, author of, 'The Life of Yogananda: The Story of the Yogi Who Became the First Modern Guru,' a biography of Paramahansa Yogananda.

Philip Goldberg is the author or co-author of numerous books; a public speaker and workshop leader; a spiritual counselor, meditation teacher and ordained Interfaith Minister.  A Los Angeles resident, he cohosts the Spirit Matters podcast, leads American Veda Tours and blogs regularly on Elephant Journal and Spirituality & Health.

Tina Alexis Allen (Part II)

May 7, 2018
Tina Alexis Allen in red dress
tinaalexisallen.com (cropped from original photo)

Fred Stella continues his conversation with Tina Alexis Allen about her book,  Hiding Out: A Memoir of Drugs, Deception and Double Lives.  

More information about Tina and her book is on her website:  tinaalexisallen.com

Tina Alexis Allen

Apr 30, 2018
Tina Alexis Allen in red dress
tinaalexisallen.com (cropped from original photo)

Tina Alexis Allen is our guest.  Tina joins us to talk about her book,  Hiding Out: A Memoir of Drugs, Deception and Double Lives.  

More information is on her website:  tinaalexisallen.com

Sam Harrington (Part II)

Apr 23, 2018

Dr. Sam Harrington returns to continue our conversation on his book, ‘At Peace: Choosing a Good Death After a Long Life.’

Sam Harrington is an honors graduate of Harvard College and the University of Wisconsin Medical School, he practiced internal medicine and gastroenterology for more than 30 years in Washington, D.C. There he served on the board of trustees of Sibley Memorial Hospital, a member of the Johns Hopkins Health System, and the former Hospice Care of DC.

At Peace

Apr 16, 2018

Our guest is Dr. Sam Harrington. Dr. Harrington joins us to discuss his book, ‘At Peace: Choosing a Good Death After a Long Life.’

Sam Harrington is an honors graduate of Harvard College and the University of Wisconsin Medical School, he practiced internal medicine and gastroenterology for more than 30 years in Washington, D.C. There he served on the board of trustees of Sibley Memorial Hospital, a member of the Johns Hopkins Health System, and the former Hospice Care of DC.

Father James Martin (Part II)

Apr 9, 2018

Father James Martin joins us again this week to continue the conversation about his book, ‘Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT Community Can Enter into a Relationship of Respect, Compassion, and Sensitivity.’

Father James Martin

Apr 2, 2018

Our guest is Father James Martin. Rev. Martin joins us to talk about his book,‘Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT Community Can Enter into a Relationship of Respect, Compassion, and Sensitivity.’

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