June Expert Interview: What All Priests Need to Know About Evangelization with His Eminence Gérald Cyprien Lacroix, Archbishop of Quebec and Primate of Canada
February Expert Interview: Raising Kids Who Stay Close to the Faith with Angèle Regnier
January Expert Interview: Unlocking Your Parish and Making Disciples with Ron Huntley
November Expert Interview: Why Friendship Matters with Jackie Lavery
October Expert Interview: Finding Joy with George Weigel
September Expert Interview: Perseverance with Patrick Madrid
August Expert Interview: Scandal in the Church- How Do We Respond?
In this video, Josh and Marcel LeJeune of catholicmissionarydisciples.com discuss the challenges the Church faces today with the recent abuse scandals, and how we can respond. In this video you will learn:
4:28- who is leading the charge
5:00- the only response to this scandal that is going to get any kind of traction
10:48- why we should not wait
16:50- what our job is
July Expert Interview: Reliance on the Holy Spirit and Prayer with Sister Ann Shields
June Expert Interview: Family, Investment in Others, and Boldness with Curtis Martin
May Expert Interview: Evangelization: Just Do It! With Christy Dupuis
April Expert Interview: How to Be an Unstoppable Evangelist with Father Mark Goring
March Expert Interview: Building Holy Habits with Msgr Greg Smith
In this expert interview, Msgr Greg Smith from Vancouver, Canada shares essential principles for develop healthy spiritual habits. As evangelists, we cannot share what we do not have. Therefore it’s so important to invest in our prayer life. In this video, you will learn:
1:44: where to begin in creating a Plan of Life
2:29: why we should pray as we can, not as we can’t
3:58: why God blesses regularity
8:12: why prayer must matter to the evangelist
February Expert Interview: Father Simon Lobo
In this video, Father Simon Lobo, Pastor at St. Benedict’s Parish in Halifax, Nova Scotia, shares his unique experiences on maintenance, mission & why the Holy Spirit is the agent of evangelization. In this video you will learn:
11:12- why maintenance cannot be the main focus
12:28- what the main thing should be
20:03- The St. Benedict’s Game Plan
24:08- why we cannot just run programs in our parishes
27:58- can all churches experience renewal or is St. Benedict’s just “special”?
January Expert Interview: 5 Essential Steps tp Transform a Parish with Tim Glemkowski
Tim Glemkowski, of L’Alto Catholic Institute shares with us his process for helping parishes build a culture of missionary discipleship. A lot of parishes want to be more effective at forming disciples, but most do not know where to begin.
In this video, you will learn:
6:39- The 5 steps every parish should take to transform to a culture of mission
12:46- The #1 communication tool a parish has
14:07- Why every parish needs a discipleship pathway
28:08– What evangelization is REALLY about
Connect with Tim on Twitter @tglemkowski and on his Catholic speaker website www.timglemkowski.com
October Expert Interview: Why Every Preist Needs a Basketball Team with Kyle Neilson
Kyle Neilson, of Evangelium Consulting, shares with us his passion for organizational health, evangelization, and why teamwork is essential for churches to thrive.
In this video, you will learn:
3:39- what is organizational health?
4:55- the most common problem facing church leaders today
6:50- why every priest needs a basketball team
10:30- the key issue that our seminaries are failing to address
September Expert Interview: Why Invitation Matters with Michael Harvey
August Expert Interview: The Importance of Leadership with Brett Powell
In this interview with Brett Powell of www.brettpowell.org, you will learn:
6:48: the role of the leader and its critical role in the Church
12:40: how to lead when you are not the “leader”
17:51: the importance of empowering others
20:25: why lay people are ESSENTIAL to changing culture
July Expert Interview: How to evangelize using the transcendentals with Patrick Sullivan
In this interview with Patrick Sullivan of www.evango.net, you will learn:
14:03: why playing detective is essential to evangelization
16:52: how to ensure your evangelization efforts don’t fall on deaf ears
18:55: the importance of “dropping things” in the presence of people
20:08: how our churches can speak the unique languages of the transcendentals
23:43: the WRONG way to use the transcendentals
25:36: what to do when you are discouraged, especially when evangelizing family members
June Expert Interview- Peter Herbeck
Peter Herbeck, vice president and director of missions for Renewal Ministries, shares with us his wisdom and practical strategies from over 20 years of work in evangelization.
In this video you will learn:
3:15: what Peter wishes everyone knew about evangelization
4:30: why tools on their own are not enough
6:30: the ONE thing you should do to get better as an evangelist
12:27: why every parish should take risks
16:22: what Peter wishes every pastor knew about evangelization
May Expert Interview- Why vulnerability is important to evangelization with Sister Miriam James Heidland
In this expert interview, Sr. Miriam James Heidland shares her thoughts with us on why vulnerability is important in evangelization, and how you can discern what to include in your personal testimony that can help others.
April Coaching Video- Why the Church Needs an Entrepreneurial Mindset
This month, Josh interviews his wife Lisa Canning on why an entrepreneurial mindset can help the mission of the Church. Lisa is an interior designer, soon to be published author, and mother of six. She shares her experience of proclaiming the Gospel in a secular workplace and how she came to understand her call as a missionary, professional, lay woman.
March Expert interview- Marcel LeJeune
February Expert interview- Joe Zambon
Joe Zambon, singer / songwriter and campus minister sat down with us to chat evangelization through music, and in the context of a busy urban campus. In this video you will learn:
3:09- why evangelization begins with listening
9:30- Joe’s favourite tool for evangelization
20:56- how Jesus with the Samaritan woman gives a great model for evangelization
January Expert interview- Andre Regnier
Andre Regnier, co-founder of CCO, shares with us why it is so important to share your testimony.
In this video you will learn:
2:02- why it’s important to share the Gospel AND your testimony
10:45- the first question to ask yourself in constructing your testimony
20:55- where to share your testimony
27:27- why YOUR testimony is needed so badly TODAY
December Expert Interview- Clayton Imoo
Josh Canning interviews Clayton Imoo, who has been working in the Diocese of Vancouver, Canada for 15 years in the area of youth and young adult ministry. Clay also has a popular YouTube channel where he talks about his favourite hockey team, The Vancouver Canucks. Clay shares his thoughts on living authentically both online and off in this UE Expert Interview.
November Expert Interview- Ron Huntley
In this video, Josh interviews Ron Huntley, Leadership Coach for parish staff at St. Benedict’s Parish in Halifax, NS, i.e. the “Divine Renovation” Parish. In this video Josh and Ron discuss why it is important for parishes to have a big picture, how to build up lay leaders in the parish & what to do to help your pastor realize a vision for the parish.
October Expert Interview- Dane Sanders
In this video, Josh interviews Dane Sanders, leadership expert and Alpha USA staff member. If you’re looking to build new habits, or break old ones, Dane shares strategies and language you can use to make new habits stick.
Bonus Interview- Sherry Weddell
Bonus Interview- Christopher West