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Summary

Acts Of Faith is a thoughtful and inspirational work that explores, with great insight and sensitivity, the unique pressures on people of color today. This program confronts the four basic areas that create stress and imbalance for people of color: relationships with ourselves, with the world, with each other, and with money. No matter who you are or where you are in any of these areas, Iyanla Vanzant tells you that you can make changes, realize improvement, and eliminate stress in all of your relationships.
©1996 Iyanla Vanzant (P)1996 Inner Visions Worldwide Networks, Inc. All rights reserved.

Critic reviews

" Acts of Faith is an important spiritual resource for African-Americans and other people of all colors." (Linda Villarosa, Senior Editor, Essence magazine)
" Acts of Faith is a dazzling collection of meditative statements. It should be a standard work for a long time. Iyanla Vanzant has found a way to help us keep body and soul whole." (Molefi Kete Asante, Professor and Chair, Department of African-American Studies, Temple University)

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I loved this book and have gifted it over the years to friends.
it is an inspiration.

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Truly inspiring

This reading on mediation and enlightenment, helps me with the balancing of my life. It kick starts may day with positivity and confidence in myself. It's well worth every inspiring word that has come forth from the author.

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  • 27-01-19

Amazing and Life Changing

You will not be in possession of a better guide to change your thoughts, your being, your entire life. Blessings to you Ms Iyanla Vanzant

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ShellBell - London. Loved it!

I listened to this book on the train as I went to work. Iyanla's voice is so comforting! Her words are powerful, they reached the core of my soul. Although, the deepness and truth of what she was saying made me feel uncomfortable at times. The explanations she gives and the way she reads - soothes. Once the book came to an end, I was sad! LOL! My only negative is: Too short! A beautiful book to inspire and encourage.👌🏾👍 The music and drums webeautiful!😍

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  • 17-09-15

Very Enlightening

Very Enlightening, Motivational and elegantly presented. With Spiritual guidance that was easy to understand and to utilize.

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  • James
  • 12-10-12

Inspirational and concise

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Yes, in order to get a perspective from other, "people of color".

What was one of the most memorable moments of Acts of Faith?

Listening to the advice, "I'm outta here" in relation to bad situations.

What about the narrator’s performance did you like?

I liked the narrators encouraging tone of voice.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

Yes.

Any additional comments?

I found the topics to be a bit advanced and I would have benefited from more detailed explanations.

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  • Shelby
  • 17-09-19

Amazing!

I wish it was 8 full hours of positivity. Great book I just wish it was longer. Thank you Queen for blessing me with great words and an even better sound

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  • 25-06-19

I loved it, it was relaxing hearing her voice

Hearing her voice narrating the book it was relaxing.
I recommend for people that doesn't have the time to to read it.

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  • 29-08-21

I love it.

This book speaks volumes. if you are looking for something that will help motivate you this is it.

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  • 03-03-21

Uplifting

This was a great listen. So uplifting and words of Wisom❤ I will listen to it again.

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  • Violette
  • 27-02-21

very inspiring

So much wisdom and inspiration shared through affirmations and prayers of becoming your full self.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 18-01-21

Great read for persons of color.

Very encouraging book that shares with people of color that we can live a successful life in areas such as relationships and finances. She brings awareness to how we can let go of some of the things that hold us back, that have been passed down because of our past as persons of color. Very motivational, inspiring, uplifting and encouraging.

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  • Karonna409
  • 13-12-20

Quick listen packed with lots of nuggets

Although a short book, it was full of little gems that will have a powerful positive impact on anyone who applies them.

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  • Megan Moses
  • 17-09-20

So great and empowering

I love it. definitely will be a book I listen to over and over again.