Catholic Coach Podcasts
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 October 24 Bible Study
In Bible Study, Tim discussed Ephesians 5, where St. Paul emphasizes our duty to imitate God and live as children of the light.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 October 24 Meet a Deacon: Deacon Brent Naslund
In the first hour, host Tim Mosser spoke with newly ordained Deacon Brent Naslund of the Bismarck Diocese in our "Meet a Deacon" segment. He's shared how he discerned his call to the diaconate, his excitement and anticipation for the ministry, and the impact his ordination will have on his current work with the diocese's African Mission in Kenya.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 October 17 Bible Study
In Bible Study, Tim began examining the book of Ephesians, Paul's great letter about the Church as the Body of Christ. In this letter, Paul stresses Christian unity and the mission of the Church.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 October 17 Education Tour: St. Paul's Newman Center
In the first hour, host Tim Mosser continued our Education Tour by talking with the bisonCatholics at St. Paul's Newman Center in Fargo. Throughout the hour he spoke with Newman Center Director Fr. James Cheney, the Diocese of Fargo's Bishop Folda, Student Missionary Tricia Zikmund, North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani, and Newman Center supporters Tim and Nancy Kelly.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 October 10 Bible Study
In Bible Study, Tim finished Second Timothy. He looked at how Paul encourages Timothy to follow his example of teaching sound doctrine and bearing his share of hardships for the Gospel. Paul calls Timothy to compete well for the faith, finish the race, and keep the faith. A crown of righteousness awaits all who do this.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 October 10 Keiz Shultz
In the first hour, host Tim Mosser spoke with Keiz Shultz, Girls Tennis Coach at St. Thomas More High School in the Diocese of Rapid City. The two talked about why she wanted to pursue coaching, how she became a coach, and the joys of working with young people.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 October 3 Bible Study
In Bible Study, Tim continued discussing First Timothy, talking about how money, riches, and the love of both can steer us away from the path to holiness. He explained how we should love God rather than power, possessions, and pleasure.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 October 3 Fr. John Paul Gardner
In the first hour, host Tim Mosser joined Fr. John Paul Gardner of the Bismarck Diocese to talk about the importance of praying the Rosary as a family.
Catholic Coach Hr. 2 September 26 Fr. Mike Schmitz, Ben Berning, and Jenna Orr
In the second hour, we continued our Education Tour by talking with the Bulldog Catholics at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Chaplain Fr. Mike Schmitz, FOCUS Missionary Ben Berning, and student Jenna Orr talked about the Fellowship of Catholic University Students, their vision for the Newman, and Alpha, a tool for outreach.
Catholic Coach Hr. 1 September 26 Bible Study
During this hour, host Tim Mosser discussed St. Paul's personal letter to Timothy (First Timothy), encouraging him to lead the Church at Ephesus along the true path. St. Paul provides advice that we in the Church (bishops, priests, deacons, laity) can use along our path to holiness.
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.