This I Believe: PodcastAuthor: This I Believe, Inc.
29 Jun 2017

This I Believe: Podcast

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People from all walks of life describe their personal philosophies in a brief essay.

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    John Fountain: The God Who Embraced Me When Daddy Disappeared

    Journalism professor John W. Fountain was four years old when police took his abusive father away. His lifelong sorrow from living without a "daddy" was comforted by finding a new father – a spiritual father – in God. More stories at thisibelieve.org.

  • Posted on 25 Jun 2017

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    Phyllis Allen: Leaving Identity Issues to Other Folks

    For years, Phyllis Allen found her belief in the social movement of the times: from civil rights to Black Power. Now in her 50s, she is finally able to believe in the woman she is.

  • Posted on 19 Jun 2017

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    Seth Chalmer: A Father's Lectures

    When Seth Chalmer was an adolescent, he regularly endured numerous and lengthy lectures from his father. After relaying one particular story of an incident on the middle school playground, Chalmer got one of the shortest lectures ever, but the lesson within has lasted a lifetime. More at our website thisibelieve.org.

  • Posted on 10 Jun 2017

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    Jackie Lantry: The Power of Love to Transform and to Heal

    Several years ago, Jackie Lantry found herself in a Chinese hotel room with a terrified young boy. Today, her adopted son Luke is a happy member of her Massachusetts family thanks to the power of love. More programs at thisibelieve.org.

  • Posted on 03 Jun 2017

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    Ruth Kamps: Living Life With 'Grace And Elegant Treeness'

    After being transplanted from a vibrant city life to the isolation of a small town, retired school teacher Ruth Kamps found solace in nature and inspiration in the pine tree growing outside her kitchen window. More programs at thisibelieve.org.

  • Posted on 25 May 2017

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