Made for Love
Ep 55: Remarriage after Death

Ep 55: Remarriage after Death

February 13, 2020

When Catholics marry, they promise to be together “as long as we both shall live.” Death brings about the end of a marriage, and the other partner is free to marry again. Today we’ll hear the stories of men and women who have married after losing their first spouse to death. The episode features Randy and Lucy Hines and Andy and Beth Huseman.

Ep 54: Healing After Abortion, Part Two

Ep 54: Healing After Abortion, Part Two

January 21, 2020

Andie continues her healing story, and others supplement it; including her sister Maria, the artist Michael Corsini, and the Asst. Director for Project Rachel Ministry Development at the USCCB, Mary McClusky.

Ep 53: Healing After Abortion, Part One

Ep 53: Healing After Abortion, Part One

January 8, 2020

Andie was eighteen years old, pregnant, and scared. She did what many others have done. Andie shares her story, and others add to it; including her sister Maria, and the Asst. Director for Project Rachel Ministry Development at the USCCB, Mary McClusky.

Ep 52: Enjoying the Seasons

Ep 52: Enjoying the Seasons

December 16, 2019

Catholics have so many seasons and feast days to celebrate and live: how do you do this well? Today we’re sharing ideas from families about living Advent, Lent, and other feast days. Features Bishop Milan Lach, SJ, Bishop Konderla from the Diocese of Tulsa, and Andy and Sara Sefranek.

Ep 51: Engagement: Planning a Wedding or a Marriage?

Ep 51: Engagement: Planning a Wedding or a Marriage?

December 10, 2019

Engagement is an exciting time for a man and a woman who have decided to marry; but how do they spend those months before the wedding? Planning for their marriage, or planning the party? This episode features Bishop Warfel from the Diocese of Great Falls-Billings, Bishop Cary from the Diocese of Baker, Sophie Caldecott, and Cadence McManimon (who missed her own wedding!).

Minisode: Baking for God

Minisode: Baking for God

December 4, 2019

Fr. Kyle Schnippel has always liked to be in the kitchen. A friend suggested that he try out for the Great American Bake Show... sure enough, he was chosen!

Ep 50: Praying as a Family

Ep 50: Praying as a Family

November 19, 2019

No one really teaches families how to pray together. They know they should, but they don’t necessarily know how. Today we’ll hear from some past guests about how they go about praying with their spouse and children. Features Bishop Milan Lach, SJ, Lindsay Schlegal, Dan Meola, David and Kate Dawson, Andy and Sara Sefranek, and Steve and Jacinta Splonkowski.

Ep 49: Losing Everything

Ep 49: Losing Everything

November 5, 2019

God does not promise us that we will be successful in our worldly endeavors. In fact, many of the saints look like total failures from the outside. Today’s episode focuses on one story. This is Frank Fullin, who went through brain surgery while losing his company, savings, and house all at the same time. He and his wife, Jennifer, describe it as “the most spiritually rewarding time of my life.”

Minisode: #CapforStrat

Minisode: #CapforStrat

November 1, 2019

What do you do when your Marvel-comic-loving father has 5 weeks to live? Make sure he can see Captain America, of course! Here's Sophie Caldecott sharing how she did just that, getting the attention of Marvel on social media. This is just a five-minute special for All Saints day!

Ep 48: When a Loved One is in Prison, Part Two

Ep 48: When a Loved One is in Prison, Part Two

October 16, 2019

When someone comes out of prison, what does the Church do to help them pick up their lives again? Today we’ll talk with Bishop Wack from the Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee and Fr. Dustin Feddon, of Joseph House, Angela Burrin, who ministers at a Maryland women’s prison, and Lindsay Myers.