CBB Giveaway: BeDADitudes

This week one lucky winner will receive a copy of BeDADitudes: 8 Ways to Be an Awesome Dad by Greg Popcak (you can read my review of the book here)  sponsored by Ave Maria Press. I use Rafflecopter to run my giveaways which makes it simple for you and me. The contest begins now and ends next Thursday 4/06 with a winner chosen later that day, enter below!a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]

Off the Shelf Episode 016 with Greg Popcak

In case you missed this weekend’s show check out the link below to hear the archived podcast. Greg Popcak and I discuss his excellent, though provoking book on fatherhood BeDADitudes: 8 Ways to Be an Awesome Dad from Ave Maria Press.You can listen to the show below or download it here. … [Read more...]

How men can reclaim their lives for Christ through the beatitudes

Men today are facing a crisis. Each day we are faced with a culture that minimizes our roles as fathers. This does have to be the case however. We must learn to cast aside what society tells them they should be and instead, embrace their faith and become the fathers God wants them to be. “God has a plan to transform you into the father you are meant to be through his love and grace.” Greg Popcak has written a book that shows men exactly how to accomplish this in BeDADitudes: 8 Ways to Be an Awe … [Read more...]

CBB Interview with Sonja Corbitt

Sonja erupted on the scene early last spring with her explosive book, Unleashed, where she shared how the Holy Spirit is freeing her from her patterns of toxic relationships, self-medicating habits, awful circumstances, and overwhelming desires.Now she’s showing up everywhere. Her 13-episode Unleashed TV series, perfect for study groups, aired weekly on CatholicTV. Soon after, her radio show Bible Study Evangelista launched on Breadbox Media, (previously named Pursuing the Summit) on which So … [Read more...]

CBB Review – Fearless: Conquer Your Demons and Love with Abandon

Review by Michele Craig “Satan and the demons may be implicated in all the disasters and woes of human life, at least as far as they are related to sin, but the biblical record makes it perfectly evident that Satan’s power exists principally in his supreme ability to hide and deceive.” So says author Sonja Corbitt in her new book Fearless: Conquer Your Demons and Love with Abandon. “Sound frightening?” asks Sonja. “ It need not; I promise to show you why in the coming chapters. In fact, I am r … [Read more...]

CBB Review – Sacred Reading: The 2017 Guide to Daily Prayer

Review by Julie AbellI really enjoy books that can keep my eyes and heart focused on Jesus and this one does just that.  Sacred Reading: The 2017 Guide to Daily Prayer by Douglas Leonard, the Executive Director of Apostleship of Prayer, allows the reader to delve into the “powerful, ancient form of prayer known as sacred reading (lectio divina) that invites communion with God through scripture reading and contemplation.”  Throughout the entire Church year the reader is presented daily with a … [Read more...]