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A lively show focusing on the good that life has to offer while going through the joys and challenges of parenthood, married life, culture, friendship and faith.

GTR Episode #202: Simple Ways to Cope with Stress During Challenging Times {with Dr. Aaron Kheriaty}

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On this episode: Special guest, Dr. Aaron Kheriaty talks about managing anxiety during hard times. Dr.  Kheriaty is Director of the Medical Ethics Program at UCI Health.  He serves as chairman of the medical ethics committees at UCI Hospital and at the CA Department of State Hospitals.

GTR Episode #201: Our Daily Bread {with Special Guest Fr. Leo Patalinghug}

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On this episode: Preparing for Palm Sunday and Holy Week. Accomplished chef and priest, Fr. Leo Patalinghug, talks about the "liturgy of the meal," and how the gift of cooking can teach us valuable lessons, especially during this time of crisis. 

 

Click here for Fr. Leo's website, Plating Grace.

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GTR #200- St. Joseph: Father, Hero, Saint with Fr. Donald Calloway, MIC

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On the show: Celebrating our 200th episode! Thank you, GTR listeners, producer Mark Coming, and our Podbean Patrons. It is a blessing to reach this milestone!

Special guest, Fr. Donald Calloway joins Brooke on this special episode to talk about Saint Joseph. Fr. Calloway has an extraordinary conversion story. Part of his journey includes a devotion to St. Joseph.

Fr. Calloway is the author of the new book: Consecration to St. Joseph: The Wonders of Our Spiritual Father. Click here to learn more.

GTR #199: St. Patrick, Pandemic, and the Divine Presence of God (with Br. Richard Hendrick, OFM Cap)

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On this episode: Irish priest, Brother Richard Hendrick, OFM Cap, joins Brooke for a powerful conversation about the Cornovirus pandemic. Father offers ways to maintain peace through traumatic times, what to do if Holy Mass is suspended and more. Plus, a tribute to St. Patrick and a special Gaelic blessing!

You can also find the full interview on You Tube, here. 

For another show on maintaining peace, click here for the episode with Fr. Jaques Philippe. 

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GTR# 198: Make Your Land a Holy Land

Posted by goodthingsradio in DefaultTag, Church, Faith, Lent, Pilgrimage, Holy Land

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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. 

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

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GTR #197: Transmitting the Light of Faith

 

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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. 

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GTR #196: A Lenten Retreat with Fr. Jaques Philippe

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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! 

 

 

 

GTR Episode #195: New Year & Fiat 90

Posted by goodthingsradio in , retreat, Catholic, New Year, Balance, Books, Arise Retreat, Planners, Asceticism

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On this episode: Preparing for the year with new ideas, old prayers, and consecration to Saint Joseph.

Also, an introduction to Fiat 90. What is it? Special guest Vicki talks about the challenging program and what she learned from the experience.

Click here to learn more about Fiat 90.

Also, and update on the Arise retreat, and much more!

 

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

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

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GTR #194 Full of Grace with Special Guest Christine Watkins

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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

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GTR #193: Holy Families with Dr. Ray Guarendi

Posted by goodthingsradio in Advent, Advent Prep, Catholic, Christmas, Depression in Moms

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On this episode: Don't let the title fool you. We are not talking about perfect people and flawless families. This episode is dedicated to the families who are striving for wisdom and clarity in a crazy culture. 

On the show, clinical psychologist, author, speaker and nationally syndicated radio host, Dr. Ray Guarendi addresses tough issues. Everything from managing mental health issues to anxiety and smartphone addiction among teens. 

Plus, lighting the first Advent candle, and much more!

 

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

Enjoy the show? Please consider becoming a GTR "Good Friend" of the program! Click here to become a Podbean Patron. Thank you so much for your support!

Click here to join Brooke on pilgrimage to the Holy Land or Ireland. 

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