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  • WIF Radio Actress Cherie Johnson inteview

    in Entertainment

    The interview of actress Cherie Johnson,the child star of Punky Brewster,and "Family Matters'TV show.Cherie will talk about her Wild Cherry hair products,acting career.Also gives her thoughts on the movie "Straight Outta Compton",Wendy Williams directing Aaliyah:The Princess of R&B movie,Dr.Dre and more.Cherie Johnson also promotes her book novels"Peaches & Cream and "Stupid Guys Diary".Check out WildCherry hair products at usewildcherry.com.Hosted by Wayne Benitez.

  • Cherie Doyen: Untangle Your Story

    in Entertainment

    This week, author, radio host and life coach Cherie Doyen joins Guy's Guy Radio. After surviving abuse as a child, she has devoted herself to becoming an advocate for children in the foster care system, and coaching women to build strategies to untangle themselves from the entanglement of family, and discover the stories and truths that hold tight from the strand that is uniquely their own. Frustrated by the current standards, Cherie is diligently speaking out for change that goes to the fundamentals of teaching our children how to be good humans. Her book Junebug is available now.

    Join Robert Manni, author of The Guys' Guy's Guide To Love as we discuss life, love and the pursuit of happiness.

    Subscribe to Guy's Guy Radio on iTunes!

    Buy The Guys' Guy's Guide to Love now!

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    Introducing Gospel Artist Oya Thomas on LIF Talk with Cherie!

    in Music

    Oya Thomas has spent her life delighting in the freeing, connective force of music. The beginning of her musical and spiritual journey can be traced back to Oya’s earliest experiences – joyful impressions that have added a genuine playfulness to her work’s mantra even as she matures as an artist. At the age of three, deeply inspired and encouraged by her father and personal hero Ezekiel and his distinctive voice, she began to sing tirelessly, writing poems and stories on the spot and setting them to music. Her ability to express herself fluidly through song strengthened the bond between the members of her tight-knit family as they gathered around the piano to revel in her enduring enthusiasm and colorful world perspectives.

    In Oya’s words, “To feel is such a great experience in and of itself, and to be able to do it with something I have inside me, from the depth of my spirit is like a wonderful sharing that I cannot put into words. A smile, applause singing along, someone saying how good I made them feel makes everything worthwhile. These experiences are gratifying to me as an artist and performer and because I know I am helping someone else connect to their emotions in a positive way. I always said I wanted to use my talents to see God’s great earth, and so I am.”

    With deep, immovable roots nourished by her father’s love and support as well as an innate fervor for growth as an artist and a human being, Oya continues to ignite her exceptional spark through her art.

    Spirit of Oya is her debut solo album.

    Read more about her here:  http://mad.ly/f3db44

  • 00:27

    Author Theresa Campbell on LIF Talk with Cherie

    in Spirituality

    Theresa A. Campbell is the author of the captivating novels, "Are You There, God?" and "God Has Spoken." She was born and raised in Jamaica West Indies. She received her bachelor's degree in business administration from Baruch College, and a master's degree in business administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
    Theresa has had a deep passion for reading since she was a child. It is her desire to inspire readers by writing stories from the heart to uplift their faith in God.
    Theresa would love to hear from her readers. You may contact her at: www.theresaacampbell.com https://www.facebook.com/theresaacampbell https://twitter.com/theresaacampbel http://theresaacampbell.blogspot.com www.linkedin.com/in/theresaacampbell

  • 00:32

    New Favour New Visions Inc. on LIF Talk with Cherie

    in Spirituality

    Join me on LIF Talk with Cherie on Saturday, 01/17/2015 @ 10 am EST/9am CST/7 am PST as I wll be speaking with the staff from NEW FAVOUR NEW VISIONS INC out of Texas.  I will have the pleasure to have on the line with me Eric King (Chairman of the Board), Opal Allen (Director) and Cathy Riles (Director).

    NEW FAVOUR NEW VISIONS INC. is a community outreach ministry enhancing LIFE'S skills and development to women and girls.  They assist with LIFE"S basic needs as well as mentoring , educational assistance, Spiritual Teaching and Self Discipline. We believe that growing a society will be a STRONG society. 



  • 00:31

    Enthusiastic Educator Ashanti Ruffin on LIF Talk with Cherie

    in Education

    Join me for this Special Edition on LIF Talk with Cherie as Ashanti speaks about her newest project that teaches Chemistry through animated songs and mini-lectures that breaks the information down to the most elementary level.  This new learning system will help high school students, special ed students, adults seeking to go back to school, homeschool students.  And once completed will be affordable than any traditional tutorial program and will be most convenient because it will be in the comfort of your home and could be reviewed as often as the learner would like.  If, or by faith when the project reaches beyond its original goal, steps will be made to provide tutorial DVDs for all math and sciences in K-12 education.

    Being a married mother of two sons, I am also a self-directed, enthusiastic educator of 15 years with a commitment to student development. Awards/recognitions include Teacher of the Year, maintaining EOC test scores 90-100% for 9 precedent years, and having a low achievement gap within all reporting categories of 5%. I initiated an effective alternative method of dealing with minor infractions instead of administrative referrals. I am an author of a book on closing the achievement gap that cleverly implies your students’ actions are a reflection of your attitude toward them. I am the founder/executive director of "YHWH Tutoring and Assistance", a new nonprofit organization that provides year-round assistance for transitioning 9th graders but also offer mentorship services to high schoolers with scholarship incentives to ensure on-time graduation with post secondary plans.

  • 00:38

    DJ Grand Mill on LIF Talk with Cherie

    in Music

     DJ Grand Mill, a Tennessee native, is a turntablist.  DJ Grand Mill is not only a dj, but is also known as THE RAPPING DJ and is also a producer as well.  Mark 5:8-9 says, “COME OUT OF THE MAN, THOU UNCLEAN SPIRIT.”  And he asked him, “WHAT IS THY NAME?” And he answered, saying, “My name is Legion, for we are MANY.” Bishop Terry Minor (Grand Mill’s Father), had a PROPHETIC DREAM one night that was Divinely Interpreted!! In the dream: Bishop Terry Minor was standing in a room and the nations were outside all around the room crying out for help shouting “Pastor Minor!!!! Come on!!!!” Across the room from Pastor Minor was a big man balling his fist, as if he is ready to fight. Pastor Minor said ”Who are you?” the man answered him saying “I am Legion, for we are many.”  Then while Bishop Minor VERBALLY began to REBUKE him, “Legion” dropped to the floor in appearance as a CD. And before Bishop Minor COULD CAST HIM OUT OR SPEAK TO HIM (while Legion fell to the floor as a CD) it was DJ Grand Mill who appeared and PHYSICALLY grabbed the CD and through it out!! With Legion representing “MANY” and the nations outside under the dirt crying out for help, at that moment DJ Grand Mill realized it was time to fulfill the calling That God has on his Life to cast out and move out Legion with and through his music. DJ Grand Mill making beats all his life, felt the Holy Spirit in him to Rap-Preach The Word through his music. DJ Grand Mill is now pursuing God’s calling on his Life and preaching the Gospel through his music and is being a BODY that Christ will use to spread the message. 


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  • 00:29

    LIF Talk with Cherie Featuring Higher Authority

    in Music

     For over a decade, Higher Authority (Charity, Khristi, Vennetta and Zimika) have represented an interesting contradiction:  gentle, caring, beautiful young women, yet aggressive and warlike when it comes to serving God by the lives they lead and the message they write in their songs. The new single, “I’m His Favorite” is a perfect announcement of our place in the eyes of God.  It simply states God is not mad at us, but is madly in love with us, and we are his favorite in all the world. “Say Wow” is a song that expresses their amazement of God. Higher Authority recorded the song in Spanish and will be released as a CD single September 2014. The song “V.I.R.G.I.N.” hits the concerned areas of our culture today about promiscuity and combating it. Their songs have been played on KURS, San Diego’s first 24-hour gospel music radio show, have been interviewed by host Duane Watson on “In the spot light” and have attained airplay on KIFM with Eric J. Chambers hosting on “The Jazzspel Show”. Higher Authority is deeply devoted to their local community in San Diego, California. .  They partnered with various organizations, the Daniel Foundation which focuses on helping inner city youth,     They received an award for Best Original Composition at the San Diego County Fair in the Acappella Contest for “I am” which demonstrates their intricate harmonies and flawless blending. Higher Authority’s passion for ministry as well as a respect for their platform is of great importance to each of its members. Charity, Khristi, Vennetta and Zimika all believe that their mission is to be a blessing to others. “Our prayer is that you be blessed by the lyrics of our songs and allow them to become more than just words but also a confession”.

  • 00:30

    Author Teresa Mason-Browning on LIF Talk with Cherie

    in Books



    I first discovered my passion for wring at the early age of 13. I would sit alone and write for hours about my thoughts, dreams and about the people around me. I wrote in a journal every day. Aer many years had passed I decided to take my journals and put my thoughts into book form.
    As a self published author I actually didn't start putting my work together for a novel unl my children were in there last few years of high school so it was very easy to find me to capture my thoughts. My children were very supportive in my goal of becoming a writer.
    Getting my work published was the easy part. It is you who must be able to walk through the door in your season to deliv-er the message. If you reach one person with your message from what you have written, you know you have achieved the goal you personally set out to do.
    For all of you who have taken me out of your busy day to read through the pages of these books, I extend a gracious thank you. I hope that they have been a blessing to you and have allowed you to release everything that has held you back from accomplishing your hopes and dreams in life. Peace and love to you all.

  • Cherie Doyen - Children's Advocate on her new Book "Junebug"

    in Entrepreneur

    Cherie Doyen is an advocate for children, sharing her story (also shared in her new book:"Junebug") of a childhood laced with physical, sexual and emotional abuse across media platforms to promote awareness about how to thrive after surviving.

    She also advocates for the prevention of child abuse by educating children how to get help. Cherie is the author of Junebug, her story of her childhood and the other-worldly dreams that helped her survive. Junebug is currently being adapted for screen to be submitted for the Academy Nicholls Fellowship. Cherie is also hosting the radio channel Untangle Your Story. She has been featured in numerous print, web, and radio publications.

    Through her coaching practice, Cherie helps women build strategies to untangle themselves from the entanglement of family, and discover the stories and truths that hold tight from the strand that is uniquely their own. She gives tangible tools and strategies to begin the process of building a life that is more than surviving… thriving!

    website: CherieDoyen.com
    facebook: facebook.com/CoachCherieDoyen
    twitter: twitter.com/cheriedoyen
    radio show: blogtalkradio.com/untangleyourstory
    soundcloud: soundcloud.com/author-cherie-doyen

  • 00:36

    Show #12- Dianne Lundy

    in Self Help

    Diane Lundy spent her life in service to our children. A young teacher at the tough times of integration in our country Diane experienced a whole new world. The school she was sent to didn’t even have books for the children. She chronicles her experiences in her current novel “The Girl from Nip ’n’ Tuck.