In today’s Refill:
Happy Calendar Adjustment Day! Find out more about the pope who changed calendars around the world here.
It seems like a really hard time to be an American. There are a lot of ways the Lord is calling us to take action for the sake of our brothers and sisters who are suffering right now, but for Christians, going out and doing things isn’t the only way we know we can make a difference. Fr. John Riccardo, founder of Acts XXIX, is encouraging us to join together with fasting and prayer on September 24. Here’s what he had to say on his podcast “You Were Born for This”
Redeemer Radio will be interrupting our regular programming throughout the day on September 24 to help us enter into the day and pray together for God’s mercy on our land in these tumultuous days and the healing and conversion of our hearts. Find out more about how you can get involved in the National Day of Prayer and Fasting here.
And a new episode of Morning Jolt with Sr. Ignatia Henneberry, from the Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration. Last week she talked about the problems of using contraception, this week she’s talking about an alternative – actually understanding and tracking fertility.
Then Matt Fradd and Alisa Childers discuss why so many people today struggle with what the Church teaches about sex, purity, and morality in a clip from “What to Do if You Have Doubts About God? w/ Alisa Childers | Pints with Aquinas Episode #216”