Dr. Tom Curran speaks a special message to men and fathers on today’s program while Kari is on a mission trip with their daughter. Tom talks about what it means to ‘go first’ as a leader, shares more stories about growing in humility and reflects on insights from St. Thomas Aquinas.
The Currans talk about how their family is approaching prayer, fasting and almsgiving during Lent. Kari gives several practical examples of how to make fun activities out of Lenten practices. Tom encourages dads to pray before family prayer and references a homily about sins against the 6th and 9th commandments.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran anticipate a special birthday, the upcoming season of Lent, and a fast approaching Tsunami. Tom explores the definition of a leader and the impact of a lack of fatherhood. Kari talks about the heart of a mother to suffer, on behalf of her children.
Dr. Tom Curran talks about the mission of the March for Life and explores the reality of the pro-life vs. pro-abortion discussion. Tom talks about the theology of a shepherd and gives a report card for the state of the Catholic Church in the United States of America over the last 50 years. (Center For Applied Research in the Apostolate)
Dr. Tom Curran reads and reflects on the scripture passage, The Parable of the Sower. (Mark 4: 1-20) Tom references the recent blog post from Mary Grace Curran on the World Race, “From Seed to Sequoia,” and shares practical stories from family life that relate to different types of soil.