Catholic Coach Podcasts
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 September 19 Liz Hoefferle, Dan Johnson, and Bible Study
In the second hour, Coach spoke with Liz Hoefferle and Dan Johnson about the upcoming Diocesan Assembly in the Diocese of Duluth. During Bible Study, Tim covered the last part of First Corinthians, looking at the liturgy and how to celebrate it correctly and the resurrection. He discussed how the truths of the Eucharist and the resurrection form the foundation of our faith.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 September 19 Meet a Priest: Fr. Ed Vanorny
Fr. Ed Vanorny is a priest in the Diocese of Rapid City. In this "Meet a Priest" segment, he shared his vocation story and provided advice for those discerning the priesthood or religious life.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 September 12 Alice Hoffert, Fr. Gerard Braun, and Bible Study
In the second hour, Coach spoke with Alice Hoffert and Fr. Gerard Braun about the St. Michael's School Centennial Celebration. Then during Bible Study, Tim moved into the second part of First Corinthians, discussing the abuses in the Corinth community in regards to marriage, sexual impurity, and idols and looking at how living a truly Christian life raises us above this and focuses us on Christ.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 September 12 Gregg Grinsteinner
In the first hour, host Tim Mosser visited with Gregg Grinsteinner, High School Athletic Director and Boys Basketball Coach at Dickinson Trinity. Gregg shared how his coaching has grown over the past 35 years, how being an Athletic Director provides another opportunity to be able to mentor others, and how Trinity's Philosophy of Athletics shapes the school and the athletes in both faith and sport.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 August 29 Bible Study
In Bible Study, Coach began a study of First Corinthians, looking in particular at how Paul addresses the divisions, disorders, and difficulties in the Church at Corinth.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 August 29 Deacon Dallas Carlson
In the first hour, host Tim Mosser spoke with Deacon Dallas Carlson from St. Joseph's Church in Dickinson, ND. Deacon Carlson shared the story of his vocational journey, including discerning marriage and then discerning the diaconate as a married man, the joys of the diaconate, and how he serves his parish and community.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 August 22 Sharon Freeman and Fr. James Gross
In the second hour, Fr. James Gross spoke with Sharon Freeman about the upcoming 15th Annual Marian Eucharistic Conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He then discussed Luke 13:22-30, the Gospel for this past Sunday, looking at the question asked of Jesus: "Will only a few people be saved?". He also shared some of the experiences he had in Poland at World Youth Day.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 August 22 Fr. Kyle Metzger
Guest host Fr. James Gross visited with Fr. Kyle Metzger from Sts. Anne and Joachim Church in the Diocese of Fargo about The Family. The two discussed the essential role of the father in faith, the danger of crowding family time, celebrating the sacraments together, and praying as a family.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 August 8 Bible Study
In the second hour, Tim began discussing the Book of Ezekiel, examining what to do when we feel we are in exile and how God always calls us back to Him. Ezekiel, a prophet who lived in the time of the Babylonian Exile, remained faithful to God and encouraged the people to do so as well. Tim talked about how we can learn many lessons from Ezekiel, including how to have faith and hope that God will restore us in the proper way and time.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 August 8 Kristin Sheehan
In the first hour, host Tim Mosser spoke with Kristin Sheehan, Program Director of Play Like a Champion Today from University of Notre Dame. Tim and Kristin talked about building a positive sports culture for young people, what the Play Like a Champion Today initiative does, its Catholic identity, and the program's upcoming visit to Rapid City Catholic Schools.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 August 1 Bible Study
In the second hour, Tim discussed the book of Jeremiah. Many Christians are troubled today as they look at the turmoil and uncertainty in the world. Jeremiah also lived in troubled times. This segment took a look back at the prophet to see what lessons we can learn from his witness and the promise of the New Covenant.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 August 1 Coach Bubba Schweigert
In this hour, host Tim Mosser spoke with Bubba Schweigert, University of North Dakota Head Football Coach, about faith, family, and football. Coach Schweigert talked about how he makes family a priority before the start of the season, discussed his reading list, including a challenge from a friend to read the Gospel daily, and previewed the upcoming season and the team.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 July 25 Kevin Cowles and Paul Braun
In the second hour, our host spoke with Kevin Cowles, the District 18 Deputy for the Knights of Columbus, about the Knights of Columbus, the activities they help the community with in Fargo and across the state, and how to get involved. Paul also previewed the July/August New Earth Magazine.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 July 25 Fr. Bryan Kujawa
In the first hour, guest host Paul Braun spoke with Fr. Bryan Kujawa about how students with Moorhead Catholic Campus Ministries stay close to their faith in the summertime, the MCCM/young adult gatherings throughout the summer, and the upcoming school year.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 July 18 Fr. Jason Lefor
In the second hour, Fr. Lefor spoke about how the memorial of St. Mary Magdalene was raised to a feast day and previewed the upcoming Sunday's Mass readings.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 July 18 Meet a Priest: Fr. Paul Strommer
In the first hour, guest host Fr. Jason Lefor spoke with Fr. Paul Strommer of the Diocese of Duluth in our "Meet a Priest" segment.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 July 11 Fr. Russell Kovash, Todd Mickelson, Katie Nistler, Leo Hoedl, and Sam Magnotto
In the second hour, Fr. Gross first spoke with the Diocese of Bismarck's Fr. Russell Kovash about Spanish Ministry in Williston and the new Spanish programming beginning on Real Presence Radio. Fr. Gross then spoke with Todd Mickelson of Friends of Chimbote and Shanley High School graduates Katie Nistler, Leo Hoedl, and Sam Magnotto about recent Mission Trips to Chimbote, Peru.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 July 11 Fr. James Gross
In the first hour, guest host Fr. James Gross briefly discussed the Sunday Gospel of the Good Samaritan. He also previewed World Youth Day and the Church in Poland.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 June 27 Paul Braun and Fr. James Gross
In the second hour, Fr. Gross spoke with the new Director of Communications for the Diocese of Fargo, Paul Braun. He also talked about Mary Eberstadt's recent essay, "The First Church of Secularism and Its Sexual Sacraments".
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 June 27 Fr. Jason Signalness
In the first hour, guest host Fr. James Gross talked with the Bismarck Diocese's Fr. Jason Signalness about the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul and why it is particularly special to him.