Hey there! After about a year and a half of recording the Catholic Sprouts Podcast, I have come to a surprising conclusion: STORIES ARE MORE POWERFUL THAN FACTS. Not necessarily more important, but so much more powerful. Here’s what I mean. I love hearing from you about which episodes really resonated with you and your […]

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November 26, 2019

Saints of the Catholic Church in Cross Stitch

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Hey Friends! Before we dive into this week’s topic, two quick announcements! One: We will NOT be releasing a new episode next weekend. We’re taking a week off for Thanksgiving.  BUT (two), we will be back the First Sunday of ADVENT with the first episode of our book study series!  The book we’re reading is […]

Catholic, Christmas, Community, Faith, Podcast, Prayer, Rosary, Saints, teaching the faith

November 17, 2019

J1ST 097: Novenas

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** Before we jump into this week’s episode, we want to let you know that we’ll be doing a book study this upcoming Advent!!!  The book is Interior Freedom by Fr. Jacques Philippe. Have you read anything by Fr. Philippe yet? He is AMAZING. Such a gentle, yet wise voice… our hope is this study […]

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November 10, 2019

J1ST 095: Relics Part Two

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Welcome back! Today, we start a two-part series on relics… What are they? Are there different kinds? Why do Catholics hang on to pieces of dead people? Also, it might surprise you to find out that the practice of keeping relics is not something that started with the early martyrs, or even with Christ.  No! […]

Catholic, Faith, Podcast, Saints, teaching the faith

November 3, 2019

J1ST 094: Relics

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