Sometimes we think that we are the ones who are seeking Jesus. In reality, however, He's the one who is doing the seeking. Furthermore, He has chosen us to bear good fruit for the Kingdom of God. Join Gary as he unpacks the Mass Readings for the 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time!
As we look at the Mass readings for the 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time, a comforting message emerges - It's not too late to turn your life around! Jesus comes to offer hope to the hopeless. Join Gary as he unpacks the Word and offers suggestions for putting it into practice!
Just how generous is God? Join Gary as he looks at the Mass Readings for the 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Beginning with the parable of the The Workers in the Vineyard, we'll explore the infinite generosity of our God and be reminded of an important fact - none of us deserve God's generosity. All the more reason to be grateful!
In the Mass Readings for the 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time, two points are made clear - God is merciful and we must forgive those who offend us. How many times must we forgive? According to Jesus, we must forgive as many times as we are offended. It's a challenging teaching, but is doable with the help of the Holy Spirit. Tune in and let's talk about it!
The Mass Readings for the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time deliver an important message - sometimes we have to speak out. Even if it means making enemies or encountering persecution, we have an obligation to speak the truth... BUT we must always remember to do it with love. Join Gary as he offers advice on knowing when to speak out and when to remain silent.
Without a doubt, life can be challenging. The "in your face" nature of worldly problems often makes it difficult to find peace. Join Gary as he looks at the Mass readings for the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time and offers suggestions for seeing past the pain and discovering the peace that comes through a relationship with Jesus Christ.
The Mass Readings for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time remind us of an important fact - Jesus founded the Catholic Church so that His presence would remain with us until the end of time. Join Gary as he unpacks the readings and discusses the importance of the Church founded by Christ!
It's very easy to label others who act, look or think differently as "foreigners" or "outsiders". The Mass readings from the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time remind us that, nobody is a foreigner to Jesus. Join Gary as he unpacks these powerful readings and offers suggestions for putting them into practice.
The Mass readings for the 19th Sunday emphasize that everyone who seeks God will find Him, BUT He often appears in unexpected places. Join Gary as he shares some thoughts on this important message!
No doubt about it, everything we have is given to us by God. Join Gary as he looks at the Mass Readings for the 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time and reminds us of that important (but often forgotten) truth!
What does it mean to seek first the Kingdom of Heaven? Join Gary as he explores the Mass readings for the 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time. You'll learn all about the Kingdom and how to seek it in the midst of the world's chaos!
This week, Gary takes a look at the Mass Readings for the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time. The common theme running through the readings is God's mercy and the need to accept it TODAY!
Is the Word of God bearing good fruit in your life? Join Gary as he examines what Jesus said about the Word, fruit and good soil. At the end of our lives, we will be judged by the fruit we bear - all the more reason to do everything we can to ensure that it's good!
This week, Gary looks at the Mass readings for the 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time and reveals the 3 steps necessary for growing in holiness - humility, humility and humility! And, as you'll discover, the best way to become humble is to imitate Jesus!
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!