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Generation Connexion is a Catholic Radio Show

for High School teens who want to get in touch with God & their faith.

GENERATION CONNEXION

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Show #1 - Set the World Ablaze!

In this first show, we explore the power and glory of the Holy Spirit - the third person of the Holy Trinity. Let Him set your heart on fire! Listen to the show here...

Show #2 - The Roller Coaster of Faith

Faith is a gift from God, but living a life of faith may have its twists and turns. What do you do when you begin to doubt your faith? Listen to this very important show...

Show #3 - Advent

Prepare the way for the Lord! Advent is a season that prepares us for Christ's birth and His Second Coming. What are we supposed to do during this season? What's the real meaning of Christmas? We invite you to listen to this show...

Show #4 - The Joy of Christmas

It's the time of the year when peace and love abound, but it's Jesus Christ who's the reason for the season. His birth brings joy to all who welcome Him into their hearts. Take a listen...

SHOW #5- doing god's will

On today's show we discuss doing God's will in our lives. Do you allow God to work in your life? Not my will, but your will be done, Lord! Take a Listen...

SHOW #6- VIRTUES AND VICES

On today's show we discuss Virtues and Vices, what are they and what role do they play in our lives and our path to or away from God. Listen to the discussion...

SHOW # 7- The truth about abortion

On today's show we discuss the Truth about Abortion. There are several efforts across the nation that expose the truth about abortion, today we are joined by a guest that talks to us about Vox Vitae, and their efforts to expose the truth about abortion.  Listen here to the discussion...

SHOW # 8- They still teach that?

Our show today is entitled "They Still Teach That?" What are the common misconceptions about our Fatih ?We discuss common criticisms made about our Faith and what people mistakenly think the Catholic Faith teaches.  Listen here to the discussion...

SHOW # 9- Bullying

Bullying impacts the lives of so many teens and it has even become one of the leading causes of suicide. On today's show we discuss what bullying is, the effects and what we can do about bullying. Listen here ...

SHOW # 10 - come out to the desert

The lenten season invites us to grow deeper in our relationship with Jesus Christ.  We invite you to come out to the desert and be one with God. Purge yourself from all things that separate you from God and allow yourself to be transformed by the love of God when you let go of all distractions and truly live this lenten season! Listen to the discussion here....

SHOW # 11- Catholic, are you saved?

Catholic, are you saved? What do we as Catholics believe about salvation? What are the differences in belief about salvation among Christians? Salvation is a gift of God, and we are saved by His grace. Salvation is also a lifelong process that we must partake in and must redeem. Listen here to the discussion...

SHOW # 12- The SEVEN LAST WORDS

The Seven Last Words: Today we  reflect on the last seven phrases that our Lord Jesus Christ pronounces while on the cross, listen here to the discussion....

SHOW # 13- Death & judgement

In her wisdom the Church teaches that all things shall pass and only 4 things shall remain: death, judgement and heaven and hell. Concerning death and judgement, are we truly concerned about our eternal salvation? On today's show we discuss what the Catholic church teaches on death and judgement, listen here to the discussion...

SHOW # 14- heaven and hell

In her wisdom the Church teaches that all things shall pass and only 4 things shall remain: death, judgement and heaven and hell.  On today's show we discuss what the Catholic church teaches on heaven  and hell, listen here to the discussion...

SHOW # 15- DIVINE MERCY

On today's show we discuss Divine Mercy. Saint Faustina Kowalska is the apostle of Christ's Divine Mercy. Through her dairy, our Lord reveals his unfathomable mercy that he wishes to bestow on our lives. Divine Mercy in our lives, listen here....

SHOW # 16 - Spiritual Amnesia (Identity in christ)

On today's show we discuss spiritual amnesia, where am I in my spiritual journey? How do we find ourselves while we're journeying through our lives? Listen here to today's topic on our spiritual awareness, our identity in Christ....

SHOW # 17 - persistence in prayer

Did you know that God ALWAYS answers our prayers? 100% of the time, He responds to our prayers and He typically answers in three ways; yes, no or not right now. He never fails and with this certainty, we must respond by persisting in our prayer lives, trusting with confidence that He will hear and respond...listen here to our discussion....

SHOW # 18 - faith in times of distress

How do we keep the faith in times of distress, and remain firm in our faith in our Lord Jesus Christ. Listen here to our discussion...

SHOW # 19 - RETREATS

Retreats are opportunities to regroup and restart our spiritual lives. The Catholic Church encourages retreats as a time to break away from our daily lives and center ourselves in Jesus Christ. What is a retreat and what happens during a retreat? Is it in the bible, and did Jesus ever take a retreat?  Listen to today's show to find out....

SHOW # 20 - mOTHER'S DAY

On today's show we celebrate Mother's Day, and the blessings we receive through our mothers, both our earthly mothers and our heavenly Mother Mary. Listen here to our discussion...

SHOW # 21- holy spirit

Who is the Holy Spirit? Third person of the Holy Spirit, he enables us to live closer to God, and in intimacy with God, fostering our trust and a deeper faith in God. The mover, the paraclete, how to recognize and acknowledge Him in our daily lives...listen here to the discussion...

SHOW # 22- One Body, many parts

What does it mean to part of the body of Christ? How do we better prepare to be part of the body of Christ, what does scripture tell us? Listen to find out....

SHOW # 23- Father'S dAY

Today we discuss the importance of fatherhood, in honor of Father's Day, we discuss our relationships with our fathers, what does it mean to honor thy  Father? Fathers give us our values, our faith, but what can we do to honor our earthly fathers? Listen here to our discussion...

SHOW # 24- FRIENDSHIP

What is true friendship? What role does social media play in the development of true and significant friendships? What does the word of God tell us about friendship? Listen here to our discussion...

SHOW # 25- FReedom

What is freedom? What does our holy mother church teach us about freedom? " God created man a rational being, conferring on him the dignity of a person who can initiate and control his own actions...man should be 'left in the hand of his own counsel," so that he might of his own accord seek his Creator...." (CCC, 1730). Listen to the entire discussion here...

SHOW # 26- tHE pOWER OF CONFESSION

On today's show we discuss the power of confession. Is it good to feel guilt, can it actually be a blessing in disguise? Catholic guilt can surprisingly lead us directly to the confessional and contrary to popular opinion, it can bring us graces through the sacrament of reconciliation. Guilt can signal a good and healthy conscience seeking forgiveness and reconciliation with our Lord.  What is our understanding of the sacrament of confession as Catholics? Join us in our discussion...

SHOW # 27- charity

What is charity? And do we know how to really be charitable? As Christians we are called to be good stewards of God's gifts, but are we really as charitable as we should be? Do we respond charitably only when we deem someone worthy of it? What does it mean to really be charitable? Listen to here to our conversation....

SHOW # 28- The VALUE OF being attentive

Today we discuss the value of being attentive. Being attentive presupposes a genuine concern for the needs of those around us, what can our faith teach us about this value and how can it guide us?  Listen here to our discussion...

SHOW # 29- The power of an apology

The Power of an Apology: What do you mean when you say you're sorry? How strong are your apologies? Do we let pride get in the way? Do we make excuses? Are things worse, the same or better after we apologize? This episode will teach us how to give a meaningful apology as we focus on the 3 "R's": Regret, Responsibility and Remedy!

SHOW # 30 - Who do you hang with?

Who do you hang with? We are all members of different communities, the first community we are part of is our own family.  Some communities we chose to be part of while others are chosen for us. We are meant to be communal in our nature, and our  relationship with others. Not all communities are adequate for us, and we must exercise wisdom in choosing to be contributing members of a community. Listen here as we discuss what it means to be members of a community and the importance of who you hang with!

SHOW # 31- We are family

We were all born into a family, and although not perfectly we are called to love our family. What does it mean to love our family, how does God want us to love our family? How does our role as father, mother, and child in our families resemble the Holy Family of Joseph, Mary and Jesus?  Listen here as we discuss today's topic, we are family.

SHOW # 32- The Ultimate soul food

What does Holy Mother Church teach about the Eucharist? The celebration and consecration of the Eucharist is the purpose and central piece of the Holy Mass. So what is this hard teaching given to us by Jesus Christ? The holy Eucharist is simply the ultimate soul food and to understand why, listen here to our discussion....

SHOW # 33- ATTITUDE OF GRATITUDE

What are you grateful for? Do you appreciate what you have been given? All we have is a gift from God, how do we express our gratitude, do we recognize the graces that God has given to each one of us? Mere stewards of his gifts and graces, do we thank him? Listen here as we discuss having an attitude of gratitude...

SHOW # 34- Sweet baby jesus

This advent season we are awaiting the incarnation of Jesus, the word made flesh! Jesus came to be with us always, and during this advent we anxiously await the birth of Christ in human flesh. During this time the church celebrates and prepares for the coming of the Messiah, a time of eager expectation and hopeful waiting for the coming of Christ. How do we prepare for his birth? Listen here to our discussion....

SHOW # 35- The word became flesh

The incarnation of Jesus, the word made flesh, Jesus came to us fully human and fully divine, he is the Good News, born into the world so that we have life and have it in abundance. He was born for our salvation, He is our redeemer, what does this mean for us as Catholics? True God and True Man, what does this mean? Listen here....

SHOW # 36- New and improved

It's a new beginning, a time to renew oneself in God. What are your resolutions for this new year? Do you prioritize God in your new years resolutions? How can you attain your spiritual goals? Listen to our discussion....

Show # 37-Are Children a blessing or a stressing?

Children are a blessing from God, and in today's society fewer and fewer people seem to recognize that children are a gift from God. Listen here to our discussion...

Show # 38 - CALLED AND GIFTED

What is a charism? God gives us specific gifts for the holiness and sanctification of the church, these special gifts given to each of us by God are not for us to keep, they are to give away to others. Listen here to the discussion....

Show # 39 - aSH wEDNESDAY

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the lenten season for us Catholics. A time in which we prepare for the resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ. Listen here....