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GTR #182: Fall Season Premiere with Special Guest Kathryn Whitaker

Posted by goodthingsradio in motherhood, Church, Catholic, Blogging, Balance, Mothers, Books, Arise Retreat

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It's an exciting new episode of GTR as the Fall season gets underway. Author Kathryn Whitaker talks about struggles with perfectionism, the gift of abandonment, and praying a daily rosary for students.

Why "Brooke's House" is now an X-Box free zone, and big news about Arise, 2020.

Plus, much more!

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GTR Episode #181: Hope for Heaven with Father Chris Alar, MIC

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On this special, bonus episode, Fr. Chris Alar talks about the epidemic of suicide, common misconceptions about Church teaching on suicide, the power of intercessory prayer, and much more. 

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GTR Episode #180: The Enthusiast with Special Guest Jon Sweeney

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*Bonus episode: Sharing some personal news and a health update. Plus, a conversation with Jon M. Sweeney about his book The Enthusiast: How the Best Friend of Francis of Assisi Almost Destroyed What He Started. This is a riveting story that would make an excellent book club/summer read! Plus, an interview with Ms. Wheelchair Michigan USA, Dr. Kimberly Kennedy. Inspiring words from Dr. Kennedy about finding humor and hope in the valley.

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GTR #174: Run the Mile You’re In [with Ryan Hall}

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On this episode: Olympic Marathon runner Ryan Hall talks about his memoir Run the Mile You're In: Finding God in Every Step. Ryan talks candidly about his faith, overcoming challenges, his favorite running music, finding meaning in suffering, and more. Brooke talks about preparing for her first marathon, plus, much more!

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GTR Episode #173: {With Special Guest Kaiser Johnson}

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On this episode, special guest Kaiser Johnson talks about his role in the film, Unplanned. We discuss the Twitter ban, encouraging signs from Hollywood, and his book Grit & Glory: Cross Training Your Heart and Soul. Fr. Nathan Cromly, CSJ is back with a Holy Week reflection with Padre in Your Pocket. Plus, lessons from marathon training and much more!

 

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GTR Episode #161: Favorite Things Part II

Posted by goodthingsradio in DefaultTag, Advent, Christmas, Balance, Books

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On this episode, Speaker, writer, and blogger from Raising Lifelong Learners, Colleen Kessler joins us. Colleen shares creative, educational and fun gift ideas for families and kids of all ages. Special guest Katie McIntyre also joins us to talk about Monk Manual. 

 

All GTR listeners receive a special 10% discount offer from Monk Manual! Use the code: GOODTHINGS. Promo is good until the end of the year! 

Colleen Kessler's Favorite Things List:

Favorite Website for games: ThinkFun

Melissa and Doug Loom

Dixit Board Game

Escape the Room

Royal Roundup -on sale!

Gravity Maze

Barista Rock Candy

Rush Hour Traffic Jam Logic Game

Colleen Kessler's website and podcast, Raising Lifelong Learners.

 

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GTR #157: An Irish Retreat with Brother Richard Hendrick

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On this episode, Brother Richard Hendrick joins us from Donegal, Ireland. Brother Richard is our teacher as we gather for a virtual retreat at Ards Friary. You don't want to miss his powerful words about embracing stillness, hope, and the significance of the month of November. Truly a special treat for GTR listeners! Plus an update on Choose Hope, and more!

 

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GTR #156 You Are Enough: With Special Guest Danielle Bean

Posted by goodthingsradio in Bible Study, Catholic Mom, Catholic, Books, Choose Hope

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On this episode: A major announcement about Choose Hope! Also, a fun conversation with Danielle Bean about her new book You Are Enough: What Women of the Bible Teach You About Your Mission and Worth. A special prayer for the faithful departed and sharing family news. Plus, much more! 

 

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GTR Episode #155: Stories of Hope

Posted by goodthingsradio in Worship, Writing, Books, Choose Hope

On this week's episode: An exclusive look at three stories from the upcoming book, Choose Hope. Special guest Jen Gerber talks about the importance of holding on to hope through great loss. Speaker and writer Greg Wasinski joins us to talk about his new projects, including an interview-based series featuring Hollywood screenwriter Joe Eszterhas and an upcoming leadership event for men. 

 

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GTR Episode #151: Christ in the Classrom

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On this episode: Jared Dees, author of the book Christ in the Classroom shares the secret to cultivating a culture of faith.  Find out more about his work, here.  Listener, Bridget joins us to talk about why she considers her cancer diagnosis a blessing. Plus, the results of the GTR listener survey, and much more! 

 

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