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“Desperate Times, Desperate Measures”

Northbrook, IL. They say "Desperate times call for desperate measures." This past weekend, one of our team's saw a need that wasn't being filled, and did their part to address it. With many slowly losing hope due to Coronavirus fears, one of our SPSE teams went out...

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“Drive-By Evangelization”

“Drive-By Evangelization”

Phoenix, AZ. The Coronavirus seems to have taken over the world. But that doesn't mean we still can't go out and evangelize. We just have to be a little more creative. Today's story features a team who found a great way to spread the gospel and yet obey CDC...

“Antivirus Protection”

“Antivirus Protection”

Rochester, MI. Most computers need some kind of antivirus software to keep unwanted viruses from infecting them. Today's story features an evangelist who offered a different type of antivirus protection in the form of a Miraculous Medal. While it we must always take...

“Saving Veterans”

“Saving Veterans”

Jackson, LA. The smallest effort can sometimes have an enormous effect. Just look at today's story. One of our St. Paul Evangelization online store customers purchased some of our medals and rosaries, and sent them to a friend in a War Vets Home. His friend took it...

“Prayer During the Pandemic”

“Prayer During the Pandemic”

Chicago, IL. Jesus told us in Mark 16 to go into all the world and preach the gospel. And our SPSE teams continue to do just as Our Lord commanded, even while COVID-19 has hit almost every corner of the world too. That makes sharing the good news quite a bit more...

“The Rosary Leads People To Jesus”

“The Rosary Leads People To Jesus”

Boise, ID. The Rosary leads people to contemplate on the life, death and resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ. This is why saints like St. Francis de Sales, Padre Pio, St. Josemaria Escriva say it's one of the most powerful prayers out there. And it's also why SPSE,...

“Blood of the Lamb”

“Blood of the Lamb”

Gaithersburg, MD. When Catholics truly understand what Jesus suffered for us, they'll want to become evangelists and share this truth with the world. The following quote from Blessed Abbot Aelred on Christ's passion might help us meditate on Our Lord's great act of...

“Prayer > Positive Thinking”

“Prayer > Positive Thinking”

Madison Heights, MI, Prayer is so very critical for every part of our lives. St. John Chrysostom so wisely stated, "Prayer is the place of refuge for every worry, a foundation for cheerfulness, a source of constant happiness, a protection against sadness." As we'll...

“Reaching Out to Souls”

“Reaching Out to Souls”

Boise, ID. If a person is drowning in water, they are likely desperately looking for a helping hand. The thing is, most people in today's culture of death don't know they're drowning...spiritually speaking. They know something is wrong, but either won't acknowledge it...

“Taking Nothing For Granted”

“Taking Nothing For Granted”

Philadelphia, PA. St. Camillus de Lellis once said, "The poor and the sick are the heart of God. In serving them, we serve Jesus Christ." What a powerful motivator to seek out and help these impoverished souls. Of course, some SPSE teams have more interaction with the...

“Fish Fry, Round Two”

“Fish Fry, Round Two”

Ann Arbor, Michigan. It's often interesting to learn about the history of a parish, especially one like Old St. Patrick in Ann Arbor. Parishioners take pride in their parish, so it's good for evangelists to know at least the basic history of a parish ahead of time. In...

Podcasts

Ep. 33: Sent4Lent

In this episode, I talk with Christina Hiromoto. She works full time for SPSE as an urban missionary in the Diocese of Orlando. After graduating from UCF last May she began working for SPSE by supporting herself through fundraising her own salary in order to...

Ep. 32: This Time for Africa

In this episode, we speak with Randy Grasso and Sean Kelly about their recent mission to Lagos, Nigeria. Both of them are SPSE leaders here in the United States, and they used their training and experience to train a parish who was eager to learn more about...

Ep. 32: This Time for Africa

In this episode, we speak with Randy Grasso and Sean Kelly about their recent mission to Lagos, Nigeria. Both of them are SPSE leaders here in the United States, and they used their training and experience to train a parish who was eager to learn more about...

Ep. 31: No More Sleeping in Seattle

In this episode we interview Nina de Jesus who is a regional missionary in the Diocese of Seattle. She is one of the few in the area taking her faith to the streets as well as coaching others in the area learn how to do street evangelization more effectively. She...

Ep. 30: SPSE in New Orleans

In this episode we interview Phillip Bellini who is a SPSE coordinator in New Orleans. Phillip takes us through how his teams desire to do the work of evangelization led him to begin a team. He has successfully integrated into the dowtown community evangelizing at big...

Ep. 29: Building a SPSE Movement

In this episode we interviewĀ Stephen Beuerle who is a SPSE coordinator in San Diego. Steve walks us through how his team of 2 evolved into a local street evangelization movement. Today, Steve email hundreds of local evangelist every week encouraging them to join team...

Ep 28: It’s all about the Team

In this episode we interview long time team leader and evangelist Molly Bushman. Molly brings us inside her experience beginning a team at her parish. She also shares some of her own stories from the street and practical ways her parish is working on following up with...

Ep. 27: 0ur very own Adam Janke

In this episode we interview our very own Adam Janke focusing on his own story as well as why SPSE has begun embracing healing prayer. He brings the experience the institute has gained through more than 300 street teams in the form of talks and workshops on...

Ep. 27: 0ur very own Adam Janke

In this episode we interview our very own Adam Janke focusing on his own story as well as why SPSE has begun embracing healing prayer. He brings the experience the institute has gained through more than 300 street teams in the form of talks and workshops on...

Ep. 26: Community and Evangelization

In this episode we speak with Sr. Lisa Zelfa from the Servants of God's Love. Sr. Lisa was born and raised in Baghdad, Iraq. She is a cradle Catholic that experienced a reversion in college through the Catholic community at Wayne State University. After college she...

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