Episode 22: The Mystery that is Holy Week

Episode 22: The Mystery that is Holy Week

There is no liturgical season more amazing, mysterious, and beautiful than that of the Triduum. In this episode, Chris and John explore practical ideas and best practices to encourage participation of parishioners in the Holy Week experience, while enhancing the...
Episode 21: The Realities of Rural Ministry

Episode 21: The Realities of Rural Ministry

Ministry in a rural setting is just different than ministering in a suburban or urban setting. In this episode, special guest Doug Tooke walks us through best practices on how to conduct ministry in small rural parishes and how they may differ than other settings. As...
Episode 20: Buzz Words in Ministry

Episode 20: Buzz Words in Ministry

Every church has their buzz words. But what do they mean? And more importantly, do the people you are communicating with understand what they mean? In this episode, Chris and John explore and define some big buzz words that are used often in the Church, including...
Episode 18: Judgment, Social Media, and Christ

Episode 18: Judgment, Social Media, and Christ

As ministry leaders, how do we show the face of Christ to others? And, how do we turn people away from Christ? If we’re honest with ourselves, we have done both. We are called to build welcoming and inclusive communities, yet sometimes our actions suggest that our...