On this episode: Conversations from Jerusalem. Take a virtual pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

Lenten reflections from our Spiritual Director, Fr. John Michael Paul, CSJ and our group. Plus, special guest George Stefan talks about why Catholics need to be challenged more and what fuels his love for Sacred Scripture. 

*Special thanks to Select International Tours for a once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage experience. 

Join us for the Arise: Good Things Radio Women's Retreat. Click here for details. 

Join us for a pilgrimage to Ireland! Click here for details. 

We love hearing from you. Drop us an e-mail at:

We need your help! Please consider becoming a Podbean Patron. Click here. Thank you so much for your support!

Let's connect!

Instagram: 1brooketaylor


Twitter: @goodthingsradio



On this episode: Special guest Dr. Christian Smith, author of Religious Parenting: Transmitting Faith and Values in Contemporary America shares important insights.

Christian Smith, PhD is the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Sociology and the University of Notre Dame, the Director of the Global Religion Research Initiative and was the Founding Director of the Center for the Study of Religion in Society. This book is not a how-to for parenting, rather an analysis of scientific data about the importance of parents and faith. Plus, ticket to Arise a pilgrimage to Ireland, and more!


Join us for the Arise retreat. June 5-7, 2020. Click here for details. 

Join us for a pilgrimage to Ireland! Click here for details. 

Let's connect! E-mail:

If you enjoy GTR, please subscribe and share. Thank you so much for your support!





The season premiere of GTR is here! On the show, a special conversation with Fr. Jaques Phillipe.  Fr. Phillipe is a renowned spiritual director, retreat master author and speaker. His books have been translated into over 24 different languages with over a million copies sold. Join us as we discuss topics like peace, prayer and renewal of spirit. Thank you for your support! 





unnamedLC1C950C.jpgOn this episode: Former anti-Christian atheist, Christine Watkins shares her story. Christine also talks about the beautiful practice of consecration to Our Lady of Guadalupe, and much more!


Connect with Christine at Queen of Peace Media, here. 

We need your help! Please consider becoming a GTR Good Friend of the show. Click here to become a Podbean Patron. Thank you so much for your support!

Join Brooke on pilgrimage in 2020! Click here for details. 

Join us for Arise 2020: A Good Things Radio Women's Retreat

We love hearing from you! Drop an e-mail at: 

or visit BrookeTaylor.Us


On this episode: Celebrating the month dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Find out how the power of a simple prayer can improve your day. Special guest John Sablan shares a powerful story of how he became the "Man on Fire" evangelist for Christ. From suffering abuse in every form, to getting involved with gangs, John shares his prodigal path and the one moment that changed everything. You don't want to miss this special episode dedicated to the men. Plus, several exciting announcements, and more! 


Learn more about John's ministry, World Ablaze, here.

Visit John's official site, here.

Click here to become a Podbean Patron. Thank you so much for your support!

We love hearing from you! Drop us a line at:

Audio feedback via Voxer at brooketyalor1

Sign up for the GTR newsletter, here.


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!


Support Brooke, Grant and Brother John Michael Paul in their effort to raise money for Christians in Syria, here. 

Click here for the Ecclesia program with Father Nathan.

Click here to become a GTR Good Friend {Podbean Patron} of the show. Thank you for your support!

Subscribe to GTR on iTunes.

Let's connect!


Instagram: 1brooketaylor


_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!


Click here for Abby's website.

Click here to become a GTR Good Friend {Podbean Patron} of the show. Thank you so much for your support!

Subscribe on iTunes, here.

Click here to order Choose Hope: a 52-Week Devotional Journey

Let's Connect!




On this episode: Brother John Michael Paul is joining us from World Youth Day! You don't want to miss the exciting recap of his experience in Panama. Dr. Anne Valeri-White is our special guest with great ways to optimize our health. A lost clip of Saint Mother Teresa of Calcutta talking about her favorite mystery of the rosary, and much more!

Click here to become a GTR Good Friend of the show. Thank you so much for your support!

Click here to order Choose Hope: A 52-Week Devotional Journey

Subscribe on iTunes here. 

Let's connect!


Voxer: BrookeTaylor1

Instagram: 1brooketaylor

Click here for our Facebook page.

A special report from Brother John Michael Paul at World Youth Day in Panama City. This episode is a GTR exclusive only for Podbean Patrons. A shorter version of this conversation will be aired on GTR #164. This is our full conversation in its entirety.


Enjoy the experience of being brought into WYD, 2019!

Happiest New Year! This is a special Podbean Patron-only episode, just for you! Come along on a mini-retreat with the Saint Gabriel Media team. Exclusive content from Fr. Michael McCandless, Voations Director for the Diocese of Cleveland. Father Mikes talks about how to have stronger marriages, how we can help priests, and much more.

Thank you for your ongoing support of the program! 

Prayer for the New Year:

May today there be peace within.
May you trust God that you are exactly where you are meant to be.
May you not forget the infinite possibilities that are born of faith.
May you use those gifts that you have received, and pass on the love that has been given to you.
May you be confident, knowing you are a child of God. Let this presence settle into your bones and allow your soul the freedom to sing, dance, praise and love.
It is there for each and every one of us.




God bless you!

Load more

Play this podcast on Podbean App