Welcome back from our Thanksgiving break and welcome into Advent!  We hope you had a beautiful “Turkey Day” and that the first week of Advent has been somewhat peaceful and prayerful. During Advent, we will be doing a three-part series on the tiny but powerful book, Interior Freedom, by Fr. Jacques Philippe.  If you don’t […]

Advent, books, Catholic, Christmas, Faith, Family, marriage, Podcast, Prayer

December 8, 2019

J1ST 098: Advent Book Study on Interior Freedom

interior freedom

Hi Friends! Happy Feast Day of Fatima (if you’re checking this out Sunday evening). October 13th, 1917 is “The Day the Sun Danced.” It’s a great day to pray the rosary! Speaking of roses… It’s October and we’d be remiss if we didn’t share about one of our favorite saints – St. Therese of Lisieux, The Little […]

Catholic, Catholic Virtues, Faith, marriage, Podcast, Prayer, Saints, Uncategorized

October 13, 2019

J1ST 091: St. Therese of Lisieux, The Little Flower

Hi, friends! This week we’re diving into Natural Family Planning or NFP.  What is NFP, you may be wondering?  NFP is any method of observing your monthly fertility signs. And using them to plan when to “renew your vows” with your husband. Fertility Awareness is not just for deciding when to try for a baby […]

Catholic, Family, marriage, Motherhood, NFP, Podcast

September 22, 2019

J1ST 088: NFP/Natural Family Planning

Hello Listeners! With yesterday being the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows, in today’s episode, we’re taking a closer look at the Seven Sorrows of Mary. Along with the concept of being open to life, even if it leaves your arms empty. (Or emptier than you want them to be) We’re talking specifically about infertility. […]

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September 15, 2019

J1ST 87: The Seven Sorrows of Mary and Infertility