Dr. Tom Curran talks about the importance of teaching authentic masculinity to young men and explores principles of being a man of God: 1. Will it, 2. Don’t will it alone “Huddle-Up”, 3. Find support, 4. Find encouragement, 5. Find accountability.
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 his wife Kari to discuss Christ-centered event ideas to do with kids during the last week of Advent. Tom talks about what’s ‘next door’ and Kari reads an Examination of Conscience to help kids prepare for a good confession.
Dr. Tom Curran starts out the new liturgical year and season of Advent with ten confessions. Tom reflects on insights from The Spirit of the Liturgy by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger and shares stories about a family meeting, letters from his children, Kris Kringle, coaching basketball, staring at people at Mass, and falling asleep at the movie theater.
Dr. Tom Curran explores three scriptures on the foundation of prayer, seven attitudes to take in prayer, seven aids to grow in prayer and seven practices of prayers.
-7 Attitudes to Take in Prayer: Be Humble, Be Open, Be Intentional, Be Hilarious, Be Patient, Be Alert, and Be Grateful
-7 Aids to Grow Prayer Life: Silence, Solitude, Simplicity, Community, Confession, Formation, and Eucharist
– 7 Practices for Fruitful Prayer: Pick a time, Pick a place, Read scripture, Examine your conscience, Pray the rosary, Pray the liturgy of the hours, and Pray always!