Celebrity is not all it's cracked up to be. Yet, despite the many pitfalls in the celebrity culture, it can be used to serve higher goals. In a special 'Short Story' from the 'Edges with Mal Fletcher' TV programmes, a young Aussie pop-singer describes her quest for excellence and the importance of believing in something bigger than yourself.
The Elderly Are People Too!
From 'EDGES' Episode 'The Anti-Ageing Industry'
In our youth-oriented society, the elderly often feel overlooked - and many actually are. Getting old is not something most people look forward to. Yet some young people see caring for the elderly as a calling, a voication. Their stories are often inspirational. One such story is featured in the clip above. It comes from the 'EDGES with Mal Fletcher' programme 'The Anti-Ageing Industry'.
Teaching Jail-Birds To Sing
From 'EDGES' Episode 'Crime & Punishment'
In many parts of the world, public debate about crime and punishment is growing. In the midst of all the talk, some young leaders are taking it on themselves to invest time and energy in lifting prisoners into another place. This is the story of one such person, featured in the 'EDGES with Mal Fletcher' programme on 'Crime and Punishment'.
German Actress/Director Has Supernatural Experience
From 'EDGES' Episode 'Special: Wittenberg - The Reformation'
Renowned German actress, writer and director Mirjana Angelina describes her career in theatre and how she has been able to bring to life on stage the lives of some of history's most colourful people of faith. And how, as a young actress living the high life she had a strange experience in a nightclub that changed her life forever.
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Mal, great article on the leader of Britain's army. I was having the same discussion earlier today, came to my PC and found you backed up everything I had said! Keep up the incredible work! Joel Robinson, United Kingdom
I love your "innocence vs ignorance" idea (Daily Recharge). We all can return to that place of innocence even if others have previously stolen it or we have lost it. Thanks for all your encouragement every morning.
laura kelly, United States
Hi there. I watched your EDGES programme today about fear. It was very interesting and was, I thought, presented in a very intelligent way. Helena