We often find it easier to love God than to love our neighbor. But, as you'll learn in this episode of The Gary Zimak Show, it's impossible to truly love God without loving your neighbor. Join Gary for a look at the Mass readings from the 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time. It's a tough message, but one we need to hear!
Are you afraid? For many individuals, fear is a constant companion. In the gospel from the 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time, however, Jesus instructs us to "fear no one". How is this possible? Join Gary for a discussion on moving from FEAR to FAITH!
This week, Gary will look at the Body and Blood of Christ. As we celebrate the solemnity of Corpus Christi, we'll look at the gift Jesus gives us in the Eucharist. How can we grow in appreciation for this tremendous gift? Tune in and let's discuss!
In commemoration of Trinity Sunday, Gary will spend some time reflecting on the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. How well do you know each of them? Tune in and let's discuss!
This week, Gary will look at the Mass readings for Pentecost Sunday and remind you of one of the most effective prayers you can ever pray - Come, Holy Spirit!
As we draw nearer to Pentecost Sunday, Gary will focus on Jesus' final words and ascent into Heaven. Even though He no longer walks the face of the earth in a human body, Jesus is still very much with us. Tune in and let's discuss!
As we prepare to celebrate Pentecost Sunday, the Church encourages us to anticipate the arrival of the Holy Spirit. This week, Gary will look at the Mass readings for the Sixth Sunday of Easter. The message is clear - Get ready for the Holy Spirit!
In the gospel from the 5th Sunday of Easter, Jesus makes a startling claim by stating that those who believe in Him will do greater works than those done by Him! As crazy as it sounds, this prophetic statement has been proven through the years. Join Gary Zimak as he unpacks this astonishing message and offers advice on putting it into practice.
Are you able to recognize the voice of the Good Shepherd? Join Gary as he looks at the Mass readings for the 4th Sunday of Easter. While it's true that Jesus continually speaks to us, we often fail to hear and recognize His voice. Tune in and let's discuss how to hear Him better!
This week on The Gary Zimak Show, we'll explore the story of the disciples traveling to Emmaus. Even though they didn't realize that the man journeying with them was Jesus, they invited Him to stay with them. As a result, they got to encounter the risen Lord! Learn how you too can encounter Jesus. It all starts with a simple request - "Stay with us, Jesus!"
The 2nd Sunday of Easter is also known as Divine Mercy Sunday. This week's edition of The Gary Zimak Show will focus on the Lord's mercy and how He is always willing to come to our assistance and forgive our sins. No matter how much you're suffering or how many times you have sinned, God's mercy is yours for the asking!
No matter how many things are going wrong in life, one thing never changes - Jesus Christ is risen from the dead! Join Gary as he unpacks the readings from Easter Sunday and gets us focused on what really matters. Alleluia!
At one time or another, we have all echoed Jesus' cry from the cross - "My God, my God, why have you abandoned me?" Join Gary as he looks at the problem of suffering and offers suggestions for making it fruitful. God never allows suffering unless He can bring good out of it. Tune in and let's discuss!
As we continue our Lenten journey, we are becoming increasingly aware that we will soon be celebrating the Lord's Resurrection. Join Gary as he looks at the Mass readings from the 5th Sunday of Lent. We'll hear the powerful story of how Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead and recognize it as a sign of what lies ahead!
As the Coronavirus continues to spread, the tendency to panic becomes greater and greater. On this week's show, Gary will address this very real threat and focus on possibly the most popular and comforting psalm ever - Psalm 23. The good news is that, no matter what happens, God is still in control. Tune in and let's shift our focus back to Him!
On this week's episode of The Gary Zimak Show, you'll be reminded of a very important and comforting thought - God wants to provide for all of your spiritual and material needs. Join us as Gary breaks open the Mass Readings for the 3rd Sunday of Lent. After hearing what he has to say, you will hopefully realize something extremely important. God WILL provide!
Sometimes we lose sight of the fact that, as followers of Jesus, He's supposed to be leading and we should be following! The Mass readings for the 2nd Sunday of Lent are all about following the Lord wherever He goes. Join Gary as he breaks open the Bible and reminds us of the role of a disciple. Even when the road gets rough, sticking with Jesus will give us the peace we seek!
Lent is here and it's time for us to accompany Jesus into the desert! Join Gary as he looks at the Mass Readings for the 1st Sunday of Lent. And, while this week's message focuses on Satan and his tricks, a positive theme emerges. With the help of Jesus Christ, we can overcome any temptation the devil sends our way!
As we head into the season of Lent, the Church reminds us of our call to holiness. With the help of the Holy Spirit, it is totally possible for us to speak and act like Jesus. It can be challenging at times, but it can definitely be done. Join Gary as he looks at the Mass Readings for the 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Even though we may feel otherwise, holiness really is for EVERYONE!
In the readings for the 6th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Jesus makes it clear that He didn't come to abolish the law or the prophets. Furthermore, He emphasizes the importance of keeping the commandments and setting a good example. Join Gary as he looks at this powerful message and reminds us of an important fact. Jesus tells us what He expects of us, but the choice is ours to make. His way or your way - which will you choose?