Dr. Tom Curran interviews Karen Bontrager, Trauma Clinician and CEO of Crisis to Courage for Men, to discuss trauma and masculinity. Bontrager gives practical insights for parents to encourage boys to become the men God created them to be in today’s anti-male culture.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by Fr. Kurt Nagel, Fr. Jim Northrop and Fr. Jeff Lewis for a Sacred Heart Book Club edition of Sound Insight to continue to discuss the book Live Not by Lies: A Manual for Christian Dissidents by Rod Dreher.
Dr. Tom Curran interviews representatives from two schools about why they are transitioning to a Classical Liberal Arts Academy, St. Charles in Spokane and St. Mark’s in Shoreline. Later in the program, Tom interviews a representative from The Oaks Classical Christian Academy in Spokane Valley to share insights from 20+ years of experience of a Classical Liberal Arts approach to education.
Dr. Tom Curran talks about two recent conversations: 1.) with a Catholic Priest about several prominent, business leaders who grew up Catholic, left the Church and live a vibrant Christian faith, and 2.) with a Catholic Dad (one parenting stage ahead of himself) about: What do you say to a young man who wants to court/marry your daughter? Later in the program, Tom theologizes how to grow in love for God!
Dr. Tom Curran makes a connection between God’s word in Mark 9: 49 “Everyone with be salted with Fire” and The Fiery Furnace in Daniel 3. Tom explores five attitudes toward fire in scripture: preserve us from the fire, rescue us from the fire, free us in the fire, save others by the fire, and become the fire.