Dr. Tom and Kari Curran share stories about practical examples of encountering the front line of the battle between the cultural tsunami and faith-filled family life. Kari talks about her Mother’s Day hike and Tom talks about the contrast between profundity and intensity.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the theme: “Jesus, Take Care of Everything” from the Surrender to the Will of God prayer by Fr. Don Ruotolo. Tom shares correlating stories of surrender, Mother’s Day weekend, the gift of the Holy Spirit and Discernment!
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran share stories about missionaries, married couples and moms! The Currans talk about the questions they asked their tax accountant about missionary faith formation and reference an article about what moms ‘Really Want for Mother’s Day.’ (Washington Post)
Dr. Tom and Kari Curran discuss several topics, such as: teacher appreciation, summer jobs for kids, interactive gaming, dinner table activities, and how to prepare well for Mother’s Day. Kari references a loneliness survey and Tom talks about the concepts of ‘genuine vs. novel.’
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.