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NEW NN 573 - Angels: Messengers from God
NN 572 - Simplifying Your Life
NN 571 - Pope Francis
NN 570 - Practicing Patience
NN 569 - Perservering Through Pain and Struggle
NN 568 - Listening When God Speaks
NN 567 - Overcoming Loneliness
NN 566 - Building an Active Prayer Life
NN 565 - Blessed Are The Merciful
NN 564 - Your God-Given Purpose - The human mind plans the way
NN 563 - The Holy Journey of Two Popes
NN 562 - Serving the Poor - What you do with what you have
NN 561 - Building Spriritual Friendships - The defintion of friendship
NN 560: From Sinners to Saints - No one is to far gone for God
NN 559 - Making Christmas Happy and Holy
NN 558: Gifts of the Holy Spirit - When we are Baptized
NN 557: Teaching Teens to Make Good Choices
NN 556: Seeing Christ In Others - What Do You See
NN 555: The Key to Self - Worth - You Are Precious
NN 554: Getting Through Grief with GOD - We All Encounter Grief
NN 553: Holy Women of the Church - Women in Church from the Beginning
NN 552: Choosing Your Words Wisely - Words Have Power
NN 551: Growing in Faith - Faith is Our Response to God's Call
NN 550: The Power of Humility - Christians are suppose to strive for
NN 549: Gratitude - Learning to be Grateful
NN 548: Being A Christopher - Father James Keller, M.M. founder of The Christophers
NN 547: Choosing Faith Over Fear - When it Comes to Fear We Are All Experts
NN 546: The Corporal Works of Mercy -God is Merciful
NN 545: Lord, Teach Us to Pray We speak to God and He speaks to us.
NN 544: Connecting Generations: Think Back to Your Childhood!
NN 543: Finding Joy in Difficult Times: Joy what a delightful word that is!
NN 542: Military Chaplains: Inspiration in Action
NN 541: Secrets of a Successful Marriage - I DO
NN 540: Living the Golden Rule - Do unto others as you would have them do unto you
NN 539: Effective Leadership Leaders Are Made, Not Born
NN 538: Stand Up to Bullying Everybody's problem - right now
NN 537: Understanding Addiction a treatable disease
NN 533: Good Sportsmanship On and Off the Field
NN 532: Volunteering At some point in our lives, most of us volunteer
NN 529: Parenting Alone Parenting is a challenge in even the best circumstances
NN 528: What's Your Purpose? We talk about what our lives really mean and why they matter
NN 527: Technology: Tools for Today New technology offers great possibilities and unique challenges
NN 526: AIDS: Understanding and Compassion Knowing the truth about AIDS and HIV is the first step to ending myths and saving lives.
NN 525: Hope for Troubled Marriages We look at realistic ways to find hope for troubled marriages
NN 523: Working Through a Tough Economy A tough economy takes a toll on people's personal and financial lives - we share tips and strategies for making it through.
NN 522: Christopher Closeup: Stories of Hope Highlighting inspirational stories from Christopher Closeup radio guests.
NN 521: Abortion: Stand Up for Life! We examine today's pro-life issues, with special concern for unborn babies and their families.
NN 520: Blessings of Laughter Savor the blessings of laughter every day - we talk about the value of humor.
NN 519: At the Heart of Prayer Discussing ways to develop personal spirituality
NN 518: Teens: Find Your Inner Strength Help young people nurture peace and courage
NN 516: Something Sensible about Sex How do we claim our sexuality for the God-given blessing that it is?
NN 515: Beyond Your Control How do you know when to accept things - and when to try to change them
NN 513: Hope for the Homebound - And those who care for them How we can support those who are unable to leave home, hospital, hospice or nursing home - and those who care for them.
NN 512: A Word About Words Better communication means listening well, speaking thoughfully and advising carefully.
NN 511: Your Career Counts Ways to live the Christopher message while on the job.
NN 510: Bring Out the Best in Others Encouragement, motivation and good example make a difference.
NN 508: It's Your Choice! A look at the decisions we make and how they affect others as well as ourselves.
NN 507: Living with Grief and Loss How to heal ourselves and how to comfort those who have lost loved ones.
NN 506: Your Own Good: How to Care for Your Whole Self We need to care for our whole selves, body, mind and soul.
NN 505: Dealing with Addiction We look at ways to deal with addiction to alcohol, drugs and other dangerous substances.
NN 504: Victims of Divorce: Helping Children Deal with Loss How separation and divorce affect the whole family - especially children.
NN 503: The Greatest Gift Talking about faith, hope, and especially, love - as described in St. Paul's letter to the Corinthians.
NN 502: Let's Stay Civil! We examine the importance of courtesy and respect in our words and actions.
NN 501: GIving from the Heart How do you give of yourself? We'll look at ways we can best express generosity of time, talent and financial resources.
NN 500: All God's Children: Respecting the Religious Beliefs of Others Just as we want our religious beliefs respected, we have an obligation to respect those of others.
NN 499: Open Hearts, Helping Hands: Seeing the Poor Among Us A look at poverty in our communities and in the world at large.
NN 498: Take the Lead! Take a look at the Christopher Leadership Course and the values and skills it teaches.
NN 497: Standing Up for Standards Examine why both personal and public values matter.
NN 496: Your Good Example Makes a Difference Recognizing our impact on others and setting an example we can be proud of.
NN 494: Road Rage: Put the Breaks On How to keep your cool and stay human on the highway.
NN 493: Shattered Love: Picking Up the Pieces after Domestic Violence How to renew your faith in God and love yourself after an abusive relationship.
NN 492: Lent: Discovering Joy in a Solemn Season Learning about Lent, and how to love it.
NN 486: Positive Attitude; Positive Choices A good attitude is the key to happiness and success.
NN 485: Take Care of Yourself: Body, Mind and Soul Simple ways to live healthier inside and out.