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.

 

CPR for the Soul

Jan 28, 2018

Tom Stella joins us to talk about his new book, CPR for the Soul. 

Katherine Stewart (Part II)

Jan 22, 2018
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Katherine Stewart joins us again to continue our conversation on Betsy DeVos and religious and charter schools.  She has written articles on this subject including, The Proselytizers and the Privatizers.

Katherine Stewart

Jan 15, 2018
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Katherine Stewart joins us to discuss Betsy DeVos and religious and charter schools.  She has written articles on this subject including, The Proselytizers and the Privatizers.

Kathryn Brightbill (Part II)

Jan 8, 2018

Note: This program was recorded prior to the United States Senate special election in Alabama, 2017

Kathryn Brightbill returns to Common Threads to continue our conversation. Kathryn is the author of a recent Los Angeles Times Op-Ed piece titled, Roy Moore’s Alleged Pursuit of a Young Girl is a Symptom of a Larger Problem in Evangelical Circles.

Kathryn Brightbill

Jan 2, 2018

Note: This program was recorded prior to the United States Senate special election in Alabama, 2017

Our guest is Kathryn Brightbill author of a recent Los Angeles Times Op-Ed piece titled, Roy Moore’s Alleged Pursuit of a Young Girl is a Symptom of a Larger Problem in Evangelical Circles.

Rabbi David Krishef (Part II)

Dec 25, 2017

Rabbi David Krishef returns to Common Threads to continue the personal story he began to tell us last weeek.  

Rabbi Krishef is the rabbi of Congregation Ahavas Israel, a Conservative synagogue in Grand Rapids, Michigan and blogs at EmbodiedTorah.com. He created, coordinates and writes for the popular weekly “Ethics and Religion Talk” column for Mlive.com and the Grand Rapids Press.   Rabbi Krishef is active in the West Michigan interfaith movement and helped form an interfaith clergy council that meets in Grand Rapids.

Rabbi David Krishef

Dec 18, 2017

Rabbi David Krishef joins us this week and next week on Common Threads to share a personal story.  

Rabbi Krishef is the rabbi of Congregation Ahavas Israel, a Conservative synagogue in Grand Rapids, Michigan and blogs at EmbodiedTorah.com. He created, coordinates and writes for the popular weekly “Ethics and Religion Talk” column for Mlive.com and the Grand Rapids Press.   Rabbi Krishef is active in the West Michigan interfaith movement and helped form an interfaith clergy council that meets in Grand Rapids.

The Life of Hinduism (Part II)

Dec 11, 2017

The co-editors of ‘The Life of Hinduism,’ John Stratton Hawley and Vasudha Narayanan, return to Common Threads to continue our conversation.

‘The Life of Hinduism’ brings together a series of essays that present Hinduism as a vibrant, truly “lived” religion and celebrates the diversity for which Hinduism is known.

The Life of Hinduism

Dec 4, 2017

Our guests are the co-editors of ‘The Life of Hinduism,’ John Stratton Hawley and Vasudha Narayanan

‘The Life of Hinduism’ brings together a series of essays that present Hinduism as a vibrant, truly “lived” religion and celebrates the diversity for which Hinduism is known. 

Christopher L. Heuertz (Part II)

Nov 27, 2017

Christopher L. Heuertz returns to Common Threads to continue our conversation.  Christopher is the author of ‘The Sacred Enneagram: Finding your Unique Path to Spiritual Growth.’

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