En Fuego

En Fuego

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011: Not Made For a Sofa Social Media Existence
September 27, 2017

In this podcast episode, Tony and I talk about the struggles of how we use social media. It seems like we use social media as a comfortable means of shallow encounters with others, but we’re made for a deeper sense of community. At the end,

010: “Jesus Said Follow Me”, From Baptist to Catholic
September 17, 2017

In this week’s episode, I chat with my friend Callie about her conversion story. I’m fascinated by adult converts since I’m a cradle Catholic. She shares her story from Baptist to Catholic, including how primary sources helped along her way back home t...

009: Pilgrimage Recap – Nagasaki, Japan
September 11, 2017

Since I didn’t have a guest for this episode, I decided to recount some of my experiences going on a pilgrimage to Nagasaki, Japan. I wanted to learn more about St. Paul Miki and his Companions since they were martyred in Nagasaki.

008: On the Mission Field
September 03, 2017

Allie Moroney and I talk about how she implemented her faith with the game she loved to play: soccer. The discussion also goes into how she lived out her faith during college where she highlighted three things she tried to maintain. There’s one Fr.

007: It’s All Up in the Air
August 20, 2017

Brendan and I talk about our ability to fly non-revenue standby, which basically allows us to fly for “free” or “really cheap” by taking available seats on flights. We’ve been able to to enjoy this privilege growing up since our dads work for the airli...

006: Our Longing for the Eternal
August 13, 2017

Perhaps you follow me on social media or on my blog and know that I occasionally ask for prayer requests whenever I go on a pilgrimage. I’ve been fortunate enough to go on multiple pilgrimages over the past several years,

005: Small Talk with a Hairstylist
August 06, 2017

Episode 5?! Wow! Allie and I have known each other for a while now so it’s not surprising that inside jokes and references abound. During these past several years of youth ministry, I’ve seen her change her line of work several times.

004: Part 2 – Trophy Husbanding with Chocolate Milk and Bacon with Riggs
July 30, 2017

Continuing on with my conversation with Riggs, this is the episode where we talk about what it's like for him to be a stay-at-home dad with his daughter who has cystic fibrosis. We talk about what he does to level up his dad skills as well as how ...

003: Part 1 – Origin Story and the Underwhelming Ow with Riggs
July 28, 2017

This is Part 1 of a chitchat with my buddy Riggs. He moved away last year, and it's been awhile since I've talked with him. In this episode, we talk about what it's like living in Colorado, seeking spiritual direction,

002: Catholic Art and Japan with John Andrew
July 16, 2017

In this episode, I chat with John Andrew on: Art is a trap Why he's in Japan Evangelization through art Stories from John Andrew's painting pilgrimage Sounds like we've initiated a missionary effort.