Gaudate, Joy & Circumstances, Anxiety & Depression, Mr. Rogers 12.16.19

  • Do today’s challenges steal our joy? Is joy is a choice? An impulse? An emotion?
  • St. John the Baptist’s joy didn’t depend on perfect circumstances. It’s possible to experience great hardship and suffering along with great joy.
  • Bishop Connely of Nebraska shares health conditions and decision to take a leave of absence. Mental health is medical health.
  • Father Matthew explores the trending phenomenon of Mr. Rogers: there was authority in his humble hidden life. Living the values of the gospel brings authority.