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The Poco a Poco Podcast with the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal

Aug 10, 2022

Because of fear and insecurity that is ruling our life, we tend to control everything and self-protect. We look inward and we really don't see what God is doing—we don't really trust anyone around us.

We don't have to be afraid anymore.

There will be pain and suffering on our healing journey and the wounds won't just...


Aug 3, 2022

The brokenness that is present in our culture deforms us.

We have been taught a certain way of living that somehow cultivated the sins of self-reliance, self-protection, fear and insecurities.

Because we're afraid of being weak or being poor and failing, we put-up walls and put on armors to protect ourselves from...


Jul 27, 2022

One might often think that growth is gonna happen in a particular way that we usually perceive as a huge experience or something flashy, but growth might actually look different. 

What does the Lord want to teach us and how does He teach us these things?

We don't grow by having everything altogether all the time....


Jul 20, 2022

There is the undeniable temptation to achieve and perform in order prove that we are good enough. But, it shouldn't be all about that.

We are gifts to the Lord not because of our perfection but only because of who we are.

We can get caught up in the little things that we do and detach them from the overall goal. It's...


Jul 13, 2022

Series on The Practice of the Presence of God (Part 4 of 4)

There's a lot happening in the world we live in, and nothing much we can do about it.

During this difficult time we need to pay attention to the Lord—to be immersed in the mystery of God, his goodness and his mercy.

It's good to understand what is and what's...