Featured Story

“Drawn to the Catholic Church”

Detroit, MI. Click here to read more stories from our National SPSE team in Warren, MI The following report comes to us from evangelist Mark with our National SPSE team in Detroit, MI: Four evangelists from the national office ‚ÄĒ Beth, Mark, Michael, and Steve ‚ÄĒ went...

Archived Stories

“Have You Considered Becoming Catholic?”

“Have You Considered Becoming Catholic?”

Chicago, IL. Click here to learn more about our Virtual School of Evangelization The following report comes to us from Virtual School of Evangelization student Roberta in Chicago, IL: I live in a nursing home and have been on lockdown since March, so I have to...

“Jesus’ Momma”

“Jesus’ Momma”

Boise, ID. Click here to read more stories from our team in Boise, ID The following report comes to us from team leader Lucy in Boise, ID: Only one evangelist made it out today, with a minimal display (rosaries on the fingers of one hand, how to pray the Rosary...

“God’s Faithful Covenant”

“God’s Faithful Covenant”

Orlando, FL. Click here to read more stories from regional missionary Christina Hiromoto This report comes from Christina, an Urban Missionary with SPSE Orlando: I was out evangelizing and saw a woman walking by, so I offered her a rosary I was holding in my hands....

“Talking to a Farmer About Planting Seeds”

“Talking to a Farmer About Planting Seeds”

Detroit, MI. Click here to read more stories from our National SPSE team in Warren, MI The following report comes to us from evangelist Mark with our National SPSE team: Five evangelists from the national office ‚ÄĒ Bob, Br. John, Mark, Michael, and Steve ‚ÄĒ went to...

“Drive-Thru Prayer, Pt. 3”

“Drive-Thru Prayer, Pt. 3”

Crystal, MN. Click here to read more stories from our St. Raphael team in Crystal, MN The following report comes to us from Sharon with our St. Raphael team in Crystal, MN: Dave, Phil, Peggy and myself set up for what was probably our last drive-thru event of the year...

“Healing of Addiction”

“Healing of Addiction”

Detroit, MI. Click here to learn more about our Virtual School of Evangelization The following report comes to us from evangelization school student Susan in Detroit, MI: I was with the SPSE team in Eastern Market on Saturday morning trying to get people to fill out...

“Sharing God on Halloween Morning”

“Sharing God on Halloween Morning”

Detroit, MI. Click here to read more stories from our National SPSE team in Warren, MI The following report comes to us from evangelist Mark with our National SPSE team: Michael and I did our weekly outing at Eastern Market on the morning of Halloween. Randy, the...

“Rendering to God on Election Day”

“Rendering to God on Election Day”

Warren, MI. It seems like we can turn politics into a religion at times if we're not careful. While it's important to try and get the most moral candidate elected, we must remember to place our hope in God and not a politician. The evangelist in today's story was able...

“Evangelizing Students”

“Evangelizing Students”

Crystal, MN. Click here to read more stories from our St. Raphael team in Crystal, MN The following report comes to us from team leader Sharon with our St. Raphael team in Crystal, MN: Dave, Phil and I handed medals and religious materials to St. Raphael School...

“Evangelizing With The Knights of Columbus”

“Evangelizing With The Knights of Columbus”

Crystal, MN. Click here to read more stories from our St. Raphael team in Crystal, MN The following report comes to us from team leader Sharon with our St. Raphael team in Crystal, MN: Today, the St. Raphael School had to postpone their Rake-A-Thon fundraiser as we...

Podcasts

Ep. 55: The Keys to Success

In this podcast, we interview SPEI staff writer Michael Miller. Before joining SPEI, Michael was in two different religious orders for a combined 3+ years. We speak to him about his testimony, his favorite stories from the street, and his advice to those who are...

Ep. 54: Unpacking Salvation

In this podcast, we interview SPEI Director of Theology Mark Hornbacher about salvation. SPEI exists for the salvation of souls, so in order to succeed in this mission, it is important to get this topic right. In this episode, we discuss questions such as: What is...

Ep. 53: From Fear to Excitement

In this podcast, we interview Jeff Scrimenti. Jeff is a team leader for SPSE in Salem, Oregon, and in this interview, he shares his story about how he started evangelizing. He admits that he was nervous before his first street outing, but he didn't allow that feeling...

Ep. 52: The 10 Biggest Lies of the Enemy

In this episode, we interview Deacon Keith Strohm from the Archdiocese of Chicago and founder of M3 ministries. We discuss his book The 10 Biggest Lies of the Enemy where we identify the most common lies of the devil and how to overcome them.  DONATE! Help us spread...

Ep 51: Transformed by the Gospel

In this podcast, my colleague Beth and I interview Reggie Puertollano. Reggie had a profound conversion as a child after reading the Gospel which propelled him to be a missionary and evangelist around the world. Today, he is a husband and father in San Diego. He is a...

Ep. 50: Opinions about Jesus

In this podcast, my colleagues Beth and Bob sit down with Isaac Longworth. Isaac is a seminarian with the Companions of the Cross. Isaac studies theology at Sacred Heart Major Seminary and hopes to be ordained a priest in three years. He is active in the anti-abortion...

Ep. 49: The Double Take

In this episode, we interview Matt Martinez. Matt is a team leader for SPSE in Castle Rock, Colorado. He is also a graduate of the Denver Catholic Biblical School and has written several articles for Catholic365.com. In this interview, Matt shares with us how she got...

Ep. 48: 101 Ways to Evangelize

In this episode, we interview Dr. Susan Windley-Daoust. Dr. Windley-Daoust is the Director of Missionary Discipleship for the Diocese of Winona-Rochester, Minnesota. She is the wife of Jerry Windley-Daoust, the mother of five children, and the author of five books....

Ep. 47: Stories with Brother John

In this podcast, we interview Brother John from our Society of St. Paul in Detroit. Brother John has been a part of the St. Paul Society since 2018. Today we interview him about his favorite stories of evangelization and the importance of being open to the Holy Spirit...

Ep. 46: Building a Culture of Evangelization

In this podcast, we interview Laura Lee. Laura is the director of evangelization at the Elgin Roman Catholic Family Of parishes in Ontario Canada. She is married with 4 daughters and has been evangelizing with St. Paul’s Street evangelization since 2018. Today we...

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October 29, 2020

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October 21, 2020

Like  Tweet  Pin  +1  in In This Issue 1. Featured: Your Stories Are Still Needed! 2. Story from the Street: God Will See You Through It All 3. Story from the Street: First Saturday Evangelization Your Stories Are Still Needed! It can be a challenge to get out and...

October 14, 2020

Like  Tweet  Pin  +1  in In This Issue 1. Featured: During Election Season, We Must Still Canvas For Jesus 2. Story from the Street: With God, Obstacles are Nothing 3. Story from the Street: Evangelizing at St. Mary's During Election Season, We Must Still Canvas For...

October 7, 2020

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September 16, 2020

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