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GTR #192: Ed Clancy-Aid to the Church in Need

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Aid to the Church in Need (ACN), recently released its report on Christian persecution. More Persecuted Than Ever,” focuses on the 20 worst countries for Christians. Edward Clancy, Director of Outreach for ACN-USA joins Brooke to discuss the eye-opening report.

Plus, preparing for Advent. The benefits of “fasting” from the snooze button, and much more!

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GTR #191: Old & New

 

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Bringing back an old "best of" interview from last year. Brother Richard Hendrick from Ireland talks about the power of the human story, the virtue of hope, and what the Irish call "The Thin Place." 

Plus, trying something new. Visiting a Byzantine church and participating in Divine Liturgy. Preparing Gus for Reconciliation. Revisiting the parable of the Pharisee and the tax collector (Luke 18:10) with the Jesus Prayer and much more!

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GTR Episode #186: Abortion Survivor Alex Andrews

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October is Respect Life Month. On this episode, Brooke sits down with Alexandra Andrews, survivor of a botched abortion in Russia. Alex shares her powerful testimony of mercy, forgiveness and healing. Plus, Father Nathan is back with a Padre in your Pocket about family mealtime.

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GTR Episode #185: The Heart of Perfection with Colleen Carroll Cambpell

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On this episode: Award-winning author, journalist and former presidential speechwriter Colleen Carroll Campbell talks about her new book The Heart of Perfection.

Colleen shares beautiful insights on how the saints taught her to trade her dream of perfect for God's. If you have ever struggled with anxiety, guilt or a feeling that you will never measure up, this book is the perfect antidote.

Plus, listener feedback from Michelle, and 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 #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 Episode #145: Lean In: With Special Guest Tara Blackwell

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In this episode: Special guest, former collegiate softball player, Tara Blackwell. Tara was paralyzed instantly after sustaining a broken neck during a break in practice while preparing for a game in Nashville, Tenn. Tara shares her story of perseverance as well as "The 7 Project" in a special interview. Fr. Nathan Cromly is back with a "Padre in your Pocket" about dealing with difficult people. Brooke finishes a race and discerns a big goal...plus much more! 

 

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GTR Episode #124: The End and the Beginning

In this episode: saying goodbye and preparing for a new beginning. Honoring a dear friend of the show, Pastor Linda Isaiah in the loss of her husband, Pastor Errol Isaiah. How obituaries can teach us how to LIVE. Marking the passage of time as we embrace 2018. Sharing a new "Favorite Thing" and discovering an exciting new exercise routine. Preparing for the Arise retreat, and so much more! 

 

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GTR Episode #050: Holy Week with the Galilean Liberator

In this episode: Holy Week, day-by-day. Brooke shares simple, little ways that families can observe Holy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.  Fr. Nathan Cromly joins Brooke to talk about prayer techniques in another installment of “Padre in Your Pocket.” Brooke shares listener feedback from Chija, Barb, CJ and Tracey about “Running and Worship,” and much more!  

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Special: A Mother’s Grief Observed: Loss, Faith, and Hope

On the show today, Brooke welcomes guest Jen Gerber in a very personal episode about losing a child. Jen takes us into the inner chambers of her heart to share very difficult, yet luminous words of healing and hope. 

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