Season Four

From Creating Content to Consuming Barbie

By Website Administrator | October 12, 2023 | 0 Comments

Episode Eight Introduction The media landscape has changed dramatically since Sister Beth Murphy and her guest, Sister Rose Pacatte, completed advanced degrees in pastoral communications theology and media literacy 30 years ago. Here they converse about everything from the challenges and gifts of Artificial Intelligence to the impact of media on family life, the well-being …

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Adventures in Truth-telling

By Website Administrator | October 5, 2023 | 1 Comment

Episode Seven Introduction Now is the time to bring the perspectives, tell the stories, and value the leadership of Illinois’ indigenous people. Our guest Heather Miller, the first-ever director of tribal relations and historic preservation at the Illinois State Museum, and Sister Marcelline Koch do just that in this touching and sensitive conversation about the …

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Grounded in the Promise

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Episode Six Introduction Claudia Aravello is a mother, wife, employee, communion minister, volunteer-a Mexican immigrant living in Rantoul, Illinois-whose approach to life and faith is both profound and simple. Her conversation with our Sister Denise Glazik is sure to inspire and perhaps lead to a moment of self-reflection on what it means to you to …

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Science and Christ

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Episode Five Introduction How is Jesus like us, and different from us? What does it mean to claim our own divinity without claiming we are equal to Jesus Christ? What do science and faith have to say to each other? Explore these questions and more with today’s guests: Springfield Dominican Sister Sharon Zayac and Father …

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Restorative Justice: Healing Relationships in Community

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Episode Four Introduction Too often wrong-doing is dealt with punitively and unproductively. Relationships torn asunder by violence, trauma, or harmful speech are left in tatters, offenders and victims alike left to live with the consequences of broken relationships. Restorative justice brings healing by repairing harm, rebuilding relationships, and strengthening communities.   About our guests Amber …

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The Relationship Episode

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Episode Three What are relationships like in the digital age? Introduction Springfield Dominican Associates Steph Steele and Lucinda and Keith Buescher share a delightful, insightful conversation on all the things about dating and relationships. Steph, a teacher at St. Agnes in Springfield, Ill., and the Bueschers, medical professionals, bring all their joy and personality to …

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Work, Life, Faith

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Episode Two How do you find balance in life’s journeys? Introduction F.L.O.W.cast producer Sister Beth Murphy talks with Liz Mitchell-Catholic convert, spouse, mom of two, and deputy spokesperson for the Illinois Senate Democrats-about the intersection of life, work and faith in this Labor Day weekend episode.   About our guests “My family (husband, son and …

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Helping Earth Heal: Permaculture at Jubilee Farm

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Episode One What is Permaculture? Introduction Listen and learn alongside the Dominican Sisters at Jubilee Farm as they help Earth heal by learning the skills for permaculture-working with land to allow it to heal itself. They will discuss weeds, waste, and how to get started on your own permaculture garden. It isn’t as simple as …

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