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#19 On addiction, secular success, and divine 2×4s with Anthony Ferguson

#19 On addiction, secular success, and divine 2×4s with Anthony Ferguson

October 4, 2019

Anthony "Tony" Ferguson was raised Catholic, but found the reasons for faith unsatisfactory in high school and moved on to living a life of alcohol, drugs and pleasure in college. In this episode, he shares how the Lord pulled him out of darkness and helped him overcome addiction.

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#18 On Art, TLM and conversions with Chris Lewis

#18 On Art, TLM and conversions with Chris Lewis

August 30, 2019

Chris Lewis, aka Baritus Catholic, talks about his many conversions, the place of art in his life and the life of the church and why he enjoys the Traditional Latin Mass. Chris is the artist behind the Live a Little logo and The Beginner's Guide to the Latin Mass. Make sure to follow him on Instagram to see more of his amazing work.

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#17 From Islam, through New Age, to Christ with Linda

#17 From Islam, through New Age, to Christ with Linda

August 15, 2019

Linda grew up in the Middle East where she learned about Islam. After her father's death, she moved to Canada where she learned about New Age practices. Yet, Christ found her in the darkness and changed her life.

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#16 Reluctant Homeschooler

#16 Reluctant Homeschooler

August 2, 2019

Husband and I decided to homeschool three of our kids this year. Today was our very first day. In this episode, I talk about how the Lord slowly and patiently led us to homeschooling even though we were resistant for a long time.

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#15 Immigration: A Catholic Perspective, with Dr. Alan Fimister

#15 Immigration: A Catholic Perspective, with Dr. Alan Fimister

July 18, 2019

Dr. Fimister and I, two immigrants to the US, talk about the shaky ground that is the immigration conversation.

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#14 Understanding Evangelicals with Keith A. Little

#14 Understanding Evangelicals with Keith A. Little

July 5, 2019

Keith Albert Little's journey from non-denominational Protestantism to Catholic Church helps us understand how to reach our separated brethren. We talk about the importance of being willing to talk about the Faith, the centrality of the Eucharist and much more.

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#13 Socialism and Islam

#13 Socialism and Islam

June 20, 2019

What do socialism and Islam have in common? They are both willing sacrifice the unit for the whole. Individualism, on the other hand, puts the unit above the whole. Only, the Church offers the true solution.

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#12 Psychological or Spiritual? with Courtney Minerd, PhD

#12 Psychological or Spiritual? with Courtney Minerd, PhD

June 6, 2019

Psychologist Courtney Minerd talks about depression, anxiety, how to find a good therapist, and the complementarity of mind, body and soul. This is an episode for both clergy and laity so that we can support each other better.

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#11 Evangelizing the Youth with Annie Sarlo

#11 Evangelizing the Youth with Annie Sarlo

May 27, 2019

Annie Sarlo, youth and campus minister, shares how to reach the youth. She talks about the necessity of simplicity and reverence in youth ministry, in addition to being willing to give up our time to become mentors.

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#10 Online Dating

#10 Online Dating

May 9, 2019

Many people meet their spouses online. The Lord brought hubby and I together using CatholicMatch. In this episode, I share my own experience and what I learned, even though I wasn't open to the idea at first.

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#9 Fr. Anthony on Being a Priest in the Middle East

#9 Fr. Anthony on Being a Priest in the Middle East

April 25, 2019

Priests in predominantly Muslim countries face different challenges and opportunities. Fr. Anthony shares his experiences as a young priest in different Middle Eastern countries.

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#8 Patrick Sullivan on Godly Tornadoes, Fasting, and Sharing the Faith

#8 Patrick Sullivan on Godly Tornadoes, Fasting, and Sharing the Faith

April 11, 2019

The Lord found Patrick inside a tornado and turned his life around. Now, he travels around the continent to share God's unlikely love for us and how we can become better at living the Faith. In this episode, he talks about his own conversion and how we can reach others in our lives.

You can learn more about him at Evango: "Through his weekly articles, videos, livestreams and inspiring messages, Patrick encourages thousands of Christians around the world to know, love and live the Faith."

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#7 Why and How to Share the Faith with Muslims

#7 Why and How to Share the Faith with Muslims

April 4, 2019

If we truly love our neighbor, we will share the Faith with them. Seven tips on sharing the Faith with Muslims.

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#6 Vicky Sohl on Divorce

#6 Vicky Sohl on Divorce

March 21, 2019

Divorces and annulments are a part of our daily lives. Vicky Sohl talks about her own experience of going through a broken relationship that ended with a divorce and an annulment. Her work through the Diocese of Lincoln helps those who are trying to survive divorce. In this episode, she tells us how to support friends and family with struggling marriages and how to talk to divorced people. 

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#5 Fr. Harrison Ayre on Acedia

#5 Fr. Harrison Ayre on Acedia

March 5, 2019

Fr. Harrison Ayre talks about acedia (aka spiritual sloth), its manifestations and how we can fight this sin to bring joy and peace back to our lives.

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#4 Latin Mass: Why or Why Not?

#4 Latin Mass: Why or Why Not?

February 22, 2019

An episode on the Eucharist, sacrifice, and why Latin Mass is attractive to so many people. I share my own experience while also talking about participation, continuity and reverence. Let me know what you think in the comments or social media. 

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#3 From Catholicism to Islam, and Back Again with George Nicolas

#3 From Catholicism to Islam, and Back Again with George Nicolas

February 7, 2019

George Nicolas was baptized Catholic. He had a comfortable childhood where Christianity was an occasional side note. When he wondered what the meaning of life was, Islam presented an answer that was worthy of listening. Over a decade after his conversion to Islam, thanks to ISIS and Twitter, he started to truly question his faith.

George was confirmed in the Church of his baptism after an encounter with Christ in the Eucharist. Listen to this amazing story that touches on the troubles of lukewarm Christianity and the need for a robust religion. 

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#2 Explaining the Trinity and the Incarnation to Muslims

#2 Explaining the Trinity and the Incarnation to Muslims

January 26, 2019

The most common objections of Islam to Christianity are the Trinity and the Incarnation. In this episode, we will look into St. Thomas' De Rationibus Fidei to explain Muslims (and anyone else) that Christianity is not polytheistic and the Incarnation is the ultimate expression of God's love for us.

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#1 Fr. Alek Schrenk on Liturgy, Abuse Crisis and Beauty

#1 Fr. Alek Schrenk on Liturgy, Abuse Crisis and Beauty

January 26, 2019

Fr. Alek Schrenk talks about his call to priesthood, how he responds to people about the abuse crisis, the place of liturgy in worship and why beauty attracts us. 

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#0 Live a Little: An Intro

#0 Live a Little: An Intro

January 26, 2019

An introductory episode on why Catholics should evangelize.

"The proclamation of the Gospel remains the primary service that the Church owes to humanity, to offer the salvation of Christ to the man of our time, who is in many ways humiliated and oppressed, and to orientate in a Christian way cultural, social, and ethical transformations that are unfolding in the world." Pope Benedict XVI

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