The Daily Refill for Tuesday, December 28, 2021 (airing throughout the day) features conversations on Saint Peter Ou; meditating on humility this Christmas season; and Tolkien’s lost Christmas poem.
Being Human (airing 7:06-7:32am EST) discusses three ways the imagination can help us understand God, via these topics: imagination as a gift from God; how imagination enables us to encounter what’s beyond space and time; imagination allowing us to pray; the power of the imagination in healing wounds of the past; and how the imagination reveals our unconscious to ourselves.
Saint Stories for Kids (airing 7:38-7:45am EST) features St Thomas Aquinas, who knew what God was calling him to do, but it wasn’t what his mother wanted!
On The Counsel of Trent (airing 7:50-8:09am EST), Trent sits down with Father Matt Lowry of the Northern Arizona University Newman Center to find out the best ways to help Catholic college students grow in their faith, including the most important thing parents can do with their children.
On The Pilgrim Soul (airing 8:15-8:59am EST), Giuliana and Adrianna talk about discerning the will of God. What are the essential steps in the journey of becoming more aware of God’s voice? Which fears can impede our progress? How can we lay the foundation for saying “yes” to our calling in life? And how do we discover what that calling is?
The Simple Reminder with Pat Lencioni (airing 9:02-9:13am EST) reminds that today is always greater than tomorrow: too often we are so focused on the future that we miss what God has for us today.
On Ave Spotlight (airing 9:19-9:37am EST), Emily Jaminet discusses how devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus influenced her life and that of her family. She also talks about her book Secrets of the Sacred Heart.
Jimmy Akin’s Mysterious World (airing 9:40-11:06am EST) answers listener questions on Neanderthals; Jesus’ “hidden years”; terminal lucidity; Owlman; yoga; astral projection; and more.
The Word on Fire Show (airing 11:11-11:56am EST) features a talk Bishop Barron offered in early 2021 to the Catholic educators of the Archdiocese of Vancouver. He exhorted teachers to boldly proclaim the resurrection and lordship of Jesus, affirming that all Catholic teachers are, fundamentally, evangelizers.
Cannonball – Explosive Talk on the Saints (airing 11:59am-12:27pm EST) features Brad Farmer and Brother Jude Emmanuel, OFM, Cap., who discuss how their lives have been impacted by Saints, and how we can move from admiration to collaboration in building the Kingdom of God.
On Morning Jolt (airing 12:30-1:00pm EST), Sister Ignatia sits down with Sister Fiat to discuss how we can worship with music.