Dr. Tom and Kari Curran discuss the impact of reflecting on past goals and setting new goals together as a family to foster a sense of identity. Tom talks about how to set SMART goals and Kari gives ideas for goals to set with kids and goals for the whole family.
“To make an end is to make a beginning” –T.S. Eliot: Dr. Tom Curran honors Poet T.S. Eliot by sharing quotes on a new beginning, home, exploration, contemplation, entertainment and human life. Tom shares his list of ‘2016 favorites’ (movies, books, media, etc.) and anticipates what’s to come in 2017!
Dr. Tom Curran talks about how to discern and launch-off into God’s resolution for your family in 2017! Tom shares eight truths that are fostered through family prayer: there is a God, God is interested, God sees us, God has a plan, God communicates His purpose, God takes initiative, God’s grace gives us the capacity to receive Him, and God wills us to collaborate His plan.
Dr. Tom Curran asks and answers the questions: where have I come from and where am I going? Tom explores the concept of a memory and talks about signs of getting older, his 2017 goals, three facets of original sin, and reflections on the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God.
Dr. Tom Curran explores several different experiences of time: waiting in line, when time flies, moments in time, time slowing down and more! Tom reflects on the story of Zechariah and Elizabeth (Luke 5:1) and the Divine Mercy Message. He also shares stories about standing in line at a gingerbread exhibit, coaching basketball, and discerning New Year’s Resolutions.