Moment of Encounter

More episodes and descriptions for each video will be added as time goes on.
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Episode 9

 

Episode 8

 

Episode 7: Persistent Prayer
In this episode, Fr. Mike talks about the ability of prayer to help us overcome difficulties big and small.  Then Tony talks with Janice Tischler about how we can develop a prayer life that has the ability to be persistent through the difficult times we face, and what effect that type of prayer has on us.
Music by Stephanie Wise 

 

Episode 6: Active Contemplation
In this episode, Fr. Mike talks about overcoming our fears to do what we are called to as disciples.  Then Tony talks to Dan Doyle about maintaining a healthy tension between prayer and work in our day to day lives as disciples of Christ.
Music by Stephanie Wise

 

 
Episode 5: Being a Good Samaritan
In this episode, Deacon Randy Wells joins Tony to share his reflections on how to live as a Good Samaritan day to day.  Then, Fr. Mike reflects upon how to recognize moments for actively pursuing this type of lifestyle.
Music by Stephanie Wise

 

Episode 4.5: Discipleship-Extended Session
In this special extended episode, Srs. Toni & Mariel of the School Sisters of Notre Dame continue to speak with us about discipleship.  The discuss to greater detail both how to discern God's call and how to face and overcome difficulties that we face as we travel down the road of discipleship.
Music by Stephanie Wise

 

Episode 4: Discipleship
In this episode, Fr. Mike discusses how he answered his vocational calling.  Then, Tony talks with Srs. Toni and Mariel of the School Sisters of Notre Dame about how to discern our vocation, and how to deal with challenges we face in living a life of discipleship.
Music by Stephanie Wise

 

Episode 3: Bearing Wrongs Patiently
In episode 3, Fr. Mike reflects on how gratefulness ties into our ability to be patient with one another.  Then, Tony speaks with Danielle Clark about what role patience plays in her life as a wife and mother, and also about the REAL Moms ministry she has helped get started.
Music by Stephanie Wise

 

 

 Episode 2: The Jesus Question
In our second episode, Fr. Mike reflects on how discerning who we are must be done in light of the example of Jesus.  Then Tony speaks with Patrick Caine, who recently received the sacrament of confirmation, about how recognizing who Jesus is and then deciding to follow him has influenced his life.
Music by Stephanie Wise

 

Episode 1: Debts Forgiven
In this first episode, Fr. mike reflects on the gospel theme of forgiveness and then discusses with Tony Crescio what his real life experience of God's forgiveness and mercy has taught him
Music by Stephanie Wise