Dr. Tom and Kari Curran discuss the overwhelming distraction of media in 2020 and reflect on ways to stay grounded in faith. Tom talks about the difference between reading a prayer and praying with fervor. Kari testifies to experiencing a ‘burn out’ from setting unrealistic expectations.
Dr. Tom Curran explores the theology of Advent and the attitude of silence. Tom shares scripture references and stories from his life about the experience of silence by fasting from distractions.
Dr. Tom Curran shares painful statistics about the damage of the cultural tsunami on Catholic youth and families. Tom talks about the dangers lurking in today’s culture: gender dysphoria, the digital world, movies, and more.
Dr. Tom Curran begins the program joined by Ron Belter, Executive Director of Sacred Heart Radio, to share testimonies of the power of Catholic radio in the Northwest and to announce three exciting additions coming to Sacred Heart Radio this Fall! Later in the program, Tom explores the theological gift of hope: hope in the promises of God vs. hope in the God who makes promises.
Dr. Tom Curran shares stories of “little things” from everyday life, related to, principles of the spiritual life: 1.) “Don’t just pass by, ask about the journey” 2.) “Remember, things are not as they appear,” 3.) “Be good stewards! Hand-on the goods, don’t pass on your virus,” 4.) “Pay attention to those who came before you and those who will follow.”