030: Insights on Empathy as the Bridge Between Hearts with Matthew Chicoine

Matthew Chicoine is a free-lance writer, a life-long Catholic, and an avid truth seeker. He is the father of four children and has a stellar wife.  Matthew earned an M.A. in theology from the Franciscan University of Steubenville in 2014 and enjoys binge reading Tolkien, Chesterton, C.S. Lewis, Fulton Sheen and comic books. Matthew’s personal heroes are Saints […]

029: Recognizing Christ in the Eyes of the Unlovable

Download this episode Transcript:  If you’ve spent any time on social media, you’ll quickly realize how volatile the political climate is right now.  There’s hatred coming from all sides.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m not immune from having the most uncharitable thoughts about the political views of others.  Sometimes it takes everything I have to […]

027: Meeting God in the Present Moment

Download this episode In this episode, I share the terrifying experience of my family’s home invasion by the cartel, what it taught me about myself, and meeting God in the present moment.  I discuss: what it means to meet God in the present moment,  what are some obstacles that prevent us from being present to […]

025: Living the Corporal Works of Mercy

Download this episode Living the Corporal Works of Mercy First thing I want to point out that one of our most recent exemplars of living the corporal works of mercy is St. Teresa of Calcutta.  She wasn’t a part-timer in this area.  She EMBODIED the Corporal works of Mercy.  She literally fleshed-out this way of […]