May Children’s Activity Calendar

Download Here May 3: Saints Philip and James’ Feast DayPhilip and James gave up their whole lives to follow Jesus. When Nathaniel hesitated, Philip simply told him “Come and see.” Just come and meet Him. And once you meet Him, you will know. You will know He is worth giving up everything for. How can our […]

Vaccine for Discouragement

Vaccine for Discouragement   Chris and Matt discuss Pope Francis’ recent trip to Iraq and particularly about a homily he gave about the cure for discouragement. The answer is especially important for ministry leaders. If you’ve felt discouraged in the past year or are helping others through discouragement, this is the episode for you. Never […]

Know when to Fold Em

Know When to Fold Em   Matt and Chris channel their inner Kenny Rogers to discuss knowing when to hold, fold, walk away or run away from a specific ministry. How do you discern when it’s time to move on or when it’s time to double down? The guys explore all of this with much […]

April Children’s Activity Calendar

Download Here April ChallengeThe Catholic Church dedicates the month of April to devotion of the Blessed Sacrament. This month’s challenge is to attend Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament as a family! April 1: Holy ThursdayJoin us on the Beyond the Pew Facebook Group as Megan Copeland shares a special Storytime of the Last Supper on Facebook Live.  April 3: Holy SaturdayFor […]

March Children’s Activity Calendar

Download Here Fridays of LentAttend Stations of the Cross at your home parish. If you are unable to attend, have your children color these Stations of the Cross Coloring Pages! You can use these as a visual when praying the Stations of the Cross at home with your family. Learn more here about praying the Stations of the […]

There’s More w/Jim Beckman

There’ is More, with Jim Beckman 2020 was tough. But will 2021 be better? Somehow worse? Jim Beckman rejoins the show to share his thoughts on the matter. How did we grow in 2020? What did we learn from our successes, failures and difficulties? Have we applied those to our plans for this year?  Make sure […]

February Children’s Activity Calendar

Download Here February 3 Feast of Saint BlaiseSt. Blaise miraculously saved a child who was choking, so his intercession is invoked against choking and ailments of the throat.  Your family can attend Mass for the traditional blessing of the throats! At home, the head of the household can bless each family member by saying, “Through the intercession […]

Unexpected Fruits

Unexpected Fruits Matt went to the wedding of a former Ablaze missionary and it made him realize how much unexpected fruit there is from working in ministry. He and Chris chat about how we often miss out on what God is doing around us as we focus on the task at hand.  Make sure to catch […]

Chris is Excited, Taylor is Sad

Chris is Excited, Taylor is Sad In this episode of Ministry Leaders Anonymous, Taylor Schroll joins Chris to talk about a huge win for Catholics that gives Chris a ton of hope and made Taylor sad. They discuss discouragement and rallying around things that spark interest in faith for people.  Make sure to catch up on […]