Tom and Kari Curran reflect on the meaning of “to be astonished” and “speak with power.” Kari talks about her virtual sibling Bible study. Tom explores the poison of positivism, diminishing the fundamental characteristics of being: truth, goodness and beauty.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran discuss practices to grow in faith. Kari reflects on the temptation to ‘belong’ in the digital world and references a new documentary on Sr. Clare Crockett. Tom explores three common responses to prayer: become dull, stop praying, or become the prayer.
Dr. Tom Curran and Kari Curran talk about how to foster union and communion in marriage, family and community life. Kari talks about a recent weather storm, as a metaphor for the spiritual life. Tom explores the four ordinary attacks of the enemy: deception, division, distraction, and discouragement.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran discuss the gift of recalling childhood stories and making memories rooted in faith. The Currans talk about Tom’s trip home to Boston, how they celebrate birthdays, the Epiphany house blessing, and the use of sacramentals.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran talk about ways to extend the celebration of Christmas throughout the entire Christmas season. The Currans talk about some top gifts on their kids’ Christmas list and reflect on their transition away from materialism.