Dr. Tom and Kari Curran reflect on the blessing of Abraham (Genesis 12) and the call for all families to be a vessel for God’s blessings to ‘all the families of the earth.’ Tom and Kari share stories from their wall of Christmas cards about families in their community. Kari talks about her goal to have a ‘Miracle Morning’ and Tom talks about his goal to run a Spartan Race.
Dr. Tom Curran celebrates a special anniversary by sharing stories about the impact of Catholic radio and encouraging listeners to tell a friend about Sacred Heart Radio! Tom talks about how to address a young person asking the question: “How do you know the Catholic Church is right, that Jesus is real, and that God actually exists?”
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Kurt Nagel and Pam Gunderson to reflect on quotes from the Desert Fathers, to honor tomorrow’s Feast Day of St. Anthony the Abbot. Listeners are encouraged to join Fr. Nagel, Pam and Tom at the March for Life in Olympia, Washington, on January 23rd.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by his wife, Kari, to share some of their favorite movies and television programs from 2016. Kari remembers Fr. Michael Scanlan, TOR, past president of Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio. Tom talks about the importance of making an examination of conscience to discern and separate the goods and dangers of accessing media.
Dr. Tom Curran compares the concept of a family to a big puzzle, as he shares stories from his trip home to Boston. Tom explains how ‘honoring the 4th commandment’ can mean eating a doughnut, talks about finding opportunities for his kids to face an arduous good, shares a story of growing in the virtue of hilarity, and explores the topic of inner peace.