The Currans reflect on doubt vs. faith and the connection between struggle and triumph. Tom talks about the message he spoke to Catholic school parents and reads an excerpt from the book Kingdom Journeys: The Lost Spiritual Discipline by Seth Barnes. Kari shares stories from the send-off party for Mary Grace and continues to discuss their smart-phone rules for teens.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran talk about the personal significance of September 8th. Along with honoring the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Currans launch Mary Grace into a year of mission and remember a special wedding anniversary.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran launch the new school year by recapping the summer and discussing the tests and trials that have unfolded in their new stage of parenting. The Currans talk about the gift of ‘play’ in growing a lively family faith and the new conversations they are having with their kids.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran share tips to throw a Senior Graduation party, cure summer boredom, revive summer reading, and celebrate Father’s Day well. Tom shares insights on the ‘healthy anxiety’ kids experience, especially during summer break! Kari gives encouragement to moms feeling overwhelmed by the summer months.
Dr. Tom Curran is joined by his oldest daughter, Mary Grace, to testify to the gift of CYO Summer Camps and to talk about her upcoming mission-minded gap year adventure through World Race! Later in the program, Kari joins Tom to discuss what it means to ‘live out loud’ as a Catholic, mission-minded family in today’s world.