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GTR Episode #167: Glorious Struggle

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On this episode: An eye-opening interview with Edward Clancy from Aid to the Church in Need. Edward is the Vice President of Outreach and Evangelization for ACN, USA. Find out how you can help Christians in Syria and around the world. 

Plus, Father Nathan Cromly, CSJ. Get pumped up and prepared with a pre-Lenten pep rally. Fr. Nathan takes us on a virtual retreat to prepare for the penitential season leading up to Easter. Plus, finding meaning in tough times, and much more!

 

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GTR Episode #166: Something Beautiful for God {with Special Guest Abby Johnson}

 

_albumtemp_47_.jpgOn this episode: Best-selling author and pro-life activist, Abby Johnson joins us. 
During her time as director of Planned Parenthood in Bryan, Texas, Abby facilitated over 22,000 abortions. Abby worked for the abortion industry for eight years and was awarded the 2008 Employee of the Year at Planned Parenthood. She was the youngest director of a clinic in the nation, until she walked out after assisting in an abortion of a 13-week-old fetus.

Since leaving, Abby has helped nearly 500 former abortion workers, including seven doctors, leave their jobs and find fulfilling careers outside of the abortion industry. We sit down to talk about her journey and the upcoming film about her life, entitled “Unplanned.”

You don’t want to miss this special episode!

 

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GTR Episode #165: The Cure for Consumerism {Intro. to Asceticism} with Fr. Gregory Jensen

Posted by goodthingsradio in Prayer, Prayers, Church, Culture, Balance, patience, Asceticism, Consumerism

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On this epsisode: Big news! A exciting announcement about GTR. Plus, special guest, Fr. Gregory Jensen, pastor of Sts. Cyril & Methodius Ukrainian Orthodox Mission and the Eastern Orthodox chaplain at UW-Madison joins us. He shares insights from his book The Cure for Consumerism and the power of the ascetic life. 

 

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Find out more about Fr. Gregory and the Acton Institute, here.

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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!

 

Find Brother Richard's blog, here. 

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GTR Episode #154: Unearthing the World of Jesus

Posted by goodthingsradio in Bible Study, Church, Culture, Faith, Worship, Pilgrimage, Mark Twain

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On this week's episode: A special interview with Dr. Jodi Magness. Dr. Magness is an archeologist and scholar of religion. She serves as the Kenan Distinguished Professor for Teaching Excellence in Early Judaism at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Professor Magness shares her insights about the historical life of Jesus. Why she believes the Via Dolorosa should be re-routed, and exciting details about her latest dig in Huqoq, near Galilee. You don't want to miss this special episode!

Visit Jodi Magness.org.

Find out more about the Huqoq excavation dig, here. 

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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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GTR Episode #149: Be Bold

Posted by goodthingsradio in DefaultTag, Church, Christian Music, Choose Joy
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On this episode: Christian Hip-Hop artist Connor Flanagan stops by. We find out about his story, his heart for reaching youth, and how YOU can be in his upcoming music video! 
Plus, Brother John Michael Paul offers a prayer for our nation on the 17th anniversary of 9/11. A special invitation to the Holy Land, and much more!
 
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GTR Episode #146: Rebuild My Church

Posted by goodthingsradio in Church, Catholic

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In this special episode of Good Things Radio,  Fr. Nathan Cromly, Pastor Linda Isaiah, and Dr. Angela Miller all share their personal insights on the grand jury report out of Pennsylvania. Each guest shares their different perspective: from a Catholic priest, an abuse victim, and a clinical psychologist. You don't want to miss this important program. Not just related to the abuse scandal in the Church, but also relating to the culture at large and rebuilding our churches, one soul at a time. 

Read the official Diocese Victims grand jury report, here.

 

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GTR Episode #140: Under the Umbrian Moon

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On this episode: Back from Italy. Sharing insights from a special pilgrimage to Rome, Assisi, Florence, Venice and more. Looking for great new music? Brooke shares the backstory behind Resurrection Letters Vol. 1 by Andrew Peterson. Parenting moody teenagers, and much more!

 

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GTR #136: Death Before Death with Special Guest Nic Davidson

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In this episode: Holy Week, 2018. Special guest Nic Davidson offers powerful words of wisdom on sacrifical love, adooption, and much more. The significance of the Olive Tree and how it ties in to Holy Week. Last minute preparations for the Arise retreat, and much more!

 

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