Richard Sempala, CEO of the Africa Life Youth Foundation, discusses his work to bring the culture of life to Uganda and the problems caused by the funding of anti-life activities by the United States’ USAID and by Marie Stopes International.
Ken talks with Canadian author/painter Michael D. O’Brien about his two latest novels, The Father’s Tale and Theophilos (both published by Ignatius Press) Kevin is the CEO of the Coming Home Network International. The Father’s Tale is the epic tale of a father who travels to the end of the earth to save his son. St Luke addresses his gospel and Acts to a mysterious “Theophilos.” Who is Theophilos? Scripture scholars don’t know, but Michael O’Brien creates a fictional account of this mystery man. Visit Michael’s website www.studiobrien.com to see examples of his artwork along with a variety of information about his books. His books are available at www.ignatius.com
Faith at Work – Finding Purpose Beyond the Paycheck
Ken talks with Kevin Lowry about his book; Faith at Work – Finding Purpose Beyond the Paycheck (published by Our Sunday Visitor) Kevin is the CEO of the Coming Home Network International. How do your motivations, actions, and example at work differ from your motivations, actions, and example at Church? Explore the benefits of applying the basic tenets of faith — teamwork, perseverance, trust, and goodwill. An inspiring exploration of this common and continuous struggle of finding our balance of faith and work. Kevin blogs at http://gratefulconvert.com/ His book is available at https://catalog.osv.com/Catalog.aspx?SimpleDisplay=true&ProductCode=T1178
Ken talks with author Andreas Widmer author of The Pope & The CEO – John Paul II’s Leadership Lessons to a Young Swiss Guard (Emmaus Road Publishing) Andreas Widmer was a member of the Papal Swiss Guard in the 1980’s and had personal contact with Pope John Paul II on a regular basis. He was able to observer how John Paul II interacted with those around him and has applied the lessons he learned to his current work as an entrepreneur. Visit Andreas’s website www.thepopeandtheceo.com where you can find a number of photos and videos. The book can be purchased at: http://www.emmausroad.org/The-Pope-and-The-CEO-P11306.aspx
This program remembers Fr. Duane Stenzel, OFM, longtime program director for Radio Maria. Listeners from across the country called in on the day of Fr. Duane’s death, January 18, 2011. Fr. Stenzel touched many lives over his 83 years and some of those dialed in to share their experiences. The host of A Caring Place, Warren Hebert, RN, has worked in home health for 26 years, is a family caregiver and is CEO of the HomeCare Association of Louisiana.