Dr. Tom and Kari Curran share their testimony of moving from the desert to the Promised Land and stories from recent celebrations. Tom references The Truth and Meaning of Human Sexuality, Guidelines for Education in the Family written by the Pontifical Council for the Family.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran talk about the fruits of ‘dying to self ‘and explore three factors that can influence an inauthentic sense of self: world, flesh and devil. Tom discusses the difference between selfishness vs. self-centeredness and Kari shares her experience of eating healthy and working out.
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 1: Dr. Tom and Kari Curran share stories related to the topics of simplicity vs. multiplicity, prosperity vs. adversity, and healthy eating vs. dieting. Kari talks about why she loves to shop at Costco and Tom prays the full set of prayers for the first day of the Novena to the Holy Spirit. (EWTN)
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran continue to explore parenting strategies for fostering well-formed, mature, Catholic adults. Kari talks about the importance of summer reading and gives tips to help parents plan intentional summer activities. Tom shares stories about balancing the demands for attention from family life, work and health.
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran reflect on the article “How to Raise an American Adult” by Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse. (Wall Street Journal) Tom references the Catechism of the Catholic Church  to explore how to raise a Catholic adult. Kari shares stories related to Sasse’s four factors of delayed adulthood and concludes the program with tips to help Dads (to help their kids) celebrate Mother’s Day.