Dr. Tom and Kari Curran share insights on fatherhood, parenting and Father’s Day. Tom reflects on scripture passages from Jeremiah 2 and 3 about the seduction and deception of the world. Kari talks about her end-of-year getaway with her daughters and reads an article about the top gifts dads want for Father’s Day.
Dr. Tom Curran reflects on the scripture passage The Conditions of Discipleship [Mark 8: 34-38] and shares insights from a recent Pentecost celebration “Answering God’s Call.” Tom shares stories about heartbroken parents, Mary Grace’s mission trip, praying a family Rosary, and overcoming the desires of the flesh.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the theme of holiness, as the solution and resolution for the challenges of today’s culture. Tom shares stories about showing up AFTER Mass, kneeling while praying the Rosary, genuflection confusion, and talking to a relative of a saint.
Dr. Tom Curran interviews Fr. Derek Lappe, pastor of Our Lady Star of the Sea in Bremerton, to discuss two upcoming events in the Northwest to help young adults discern the question, “Where are you going?”: The Archdiocese of Seattle’s Quo Vadis Days and Ignite Your Torch NW.
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.