Dr. Tom Curran shares insights from difficult conversations in parenting, such as: standards, expectations, obedience, freedom and the journey of Lent.
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 continues to reflect on the power of silence, as a discipline of the spiritual life. Tom shares stories about praying at the Hour of Visitation, having quiet time with kids, sitting still in loneliness, and gazing upon icons.
Dr. Tom Curran continues to discuss how to develop one’s spiritual life by focusing on the power of silence. Tom talks about the call to be a witness, reveals a ‘first-time’ confession, repents to compromising in faith, and tells the story of an uncomfortable conversation.
Dr. Tom Curran reads quotes from Pope St. Gregory the Great and St. Ignatius of Antioch. Tom shares what he believes to be the most underappreciated verse in Acts of the Apostles, (Acts 24:27) and talks about the negative consequences of an ‘accessible’ church.