Category Archives: Podcasts

Please enjoy these podcasts from IMF contributors Father Boniface Hicks, O.S.B. (Father and Joe); Brother Elliott Maloney, O.S.B. (New Testament Topics); and Michael and Alicia Hernon (Messy Family Project).

MP 025 : Creating Order in a Messy World

“Half of the time I feel like I’m running an insane asylum… the other half of the time I feel like I belong in one. “ There are so many needs pressing on parents, especially moms, all day, every day. … Continue reading The post MP 025 : Creating Order in a Messy World appeared…
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MP 024 : Party On!

“My name is Rod and I like to party.” – Andy Samburg in Hot Rod To be Catholic is to love to party, because every mass is a party and a foretaste of heaven! Celebrations are an important way to … Continue reading The post MP 024 : Party On! appeared first on Messy Family…
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MP 023 : Friendship and our kids

Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence. ~George Washington A faithful friend is a sturdy shelter. He who finds one finds a treasure. Sirach 6:14 It … Continue reading The post MP 023 : Friendship and our kids appeared first on…
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MP 022 : Dealing with Loss

“Why did God make you? God made me to know Him, to love Him, and to serve Him in this world, and to be happy with Him for ever in heaven.” – Baltimore Catechism Dealing with the loss of life … Continue reading The post MP 022 : Dealing with Loss appeared first on Messy…
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MP 021 : Visiting Family

Honor your father and mother, as the Lord your God has commanded you, so that you may live long and that it go well with you in the land the Lord your God is giving you. ~ Deut 5:16 “Life … Continue reading The post MP 021 : Visiting Family appeared first on Messy Family…
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MP 020 : Marriage – Now What?

The task now for believers is to form our own families even more deeply in the love of God, and to rebuild a healthy marriage culture, one marriage at a time, from the debris of today’s decision. – Archbishop Chaput … Continue reading The post MP 020 : Marriage – Now What? appeared first on…
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MP 019 : Fatherhood

“All it requires is that you be a man, a real man, which means a man of courage, perseverance, and integrity. You were made a man for a reason. You were made a man to be strong, long husband and … Continue reading The post MP 019 : Fatherhood appeared first on Messy Family Project.
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MP 018 : Games

I love playing with preschoolers. They make me feel so powerful! Family game night is quickly becoming lost in our technological age, but it is an extremely valuable pastime for families with many benefits. Not only can games bring people … Continue reading The post MP 018 : Games appeared first on Messy Family Project.
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MP 017 : Listener Questions

“There are no such thing as stupid questions – only stupid people” (but not your questions!) All of you out there have helped to make this a lot of fun for us and we love to hear from you! We … Continue reading The post MP 017 : Listener Questions appeared first on Messy Family…
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MP 016 : Technology and Kids

Life was much easier when Apple and Blackberry were just fruits. Changes in technology happen rapidly and kids are usually way ahead of their parents on the newest app, social media, or website. It is hard, or even impossible, for … Continue reading The post MP 016 : Technology and Kids appeared first on Messy…
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