Discovering Your Hope and Purpose

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Discovering Your Hope and Purpose with Deacon Larry Oney

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Our new radio show begin Friday, February 16, 2018 on Radio Maria US.  Our show strives to bring hope and purpose to the world with solid catholic teaching focusing on spiritual growth highlighting five major initiatives:  Prayer, New Evangelization, Urban Evangelization, International Outreach, and Ecumenical Harmony.

During our first season, Deacon Oney will introduce himself, talk about our ministry, and then teach on how to discover your Divine Mission.  We are excited to begin this new endeavor with Radio Maria US.

Please join us every Friday at 1 PM CT or you can listen on the web. For more information about how you can listen to the show, please visit Radio Maria.

Click each season for more details on the content for each individual show and the original airdate for that show.

SEASON ONE: YOUR DIVINE MISSION

Season 1, Episode 1:  Introduction of Deacon Larry Oney, founder and president of Hope and Purpose Ministries.  Deacon Oney’s childhood as a sharecropper’s son, dealing with racial divides, God beginning to move in his life, his coming into the Catholic Church, and his becoming a deacon for the Archdiocese of New Orleans.  Introduction of the radio show.  Original airdate:  2/16/18.

Season 1, Episode 2:  Today we are looking closer at Hope and Purpose Ministries and the three (3) foundational Scriptures for our ministry:  John 10:10b, Matthew 10:7, and Jeremiah 29:11. We will also begin exploring how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission.  Original airdate:  2/23/18.

Season 1, Episode 3:  Today, we are beginning our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission with Divine Hope.  Original airdate:  3/2/18.

Season 1, Episode 4:  Today, we are beginning our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission with Divine Encounter.  Original airdate:  3/9/18.

Season 1, Episode 5:  Today, we are beginning our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission with Divine Preparation.  How do we prepare for our Divine Mission and each Assignment that we are given? How do we prepare our hearts for Jesus? On today’s show, Deacon Oney teaches on how to prepare ourselves for our calling.  Original airdate:  3/16/18.

Season 1, Episode 6: Today, we are beginning our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission with Divine Purpose.  What is our purpose? How do we find out? On today’s show, Deacon Oney teaches on our purpose as followers of Christ.  Original airdate:  3/23/18.

Season 1, Episode 7: Today, we are continuing our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission with a teaching on Divine Mission. What is a Divine Mission?  How can we discover what our specific Divine Mission is and how to carry out that mission?  On today’s show, Deacon Oney teaches on this and more.  Original airdate:  3/30/18.

Season 1, Episode 8:  Today, we are continuing our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission with Divine Assignments. What are Divine Assignments and how do they fit into our Divine Mission?  Original airdate:  4/6/18.

Season 1, Episode 9:  Today, we are continuing our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission with a teaching on Divine Appointments. What are Divine Appointments and how do we schedule them?  Original airdate:  4/13/18.

Season 1, Episode 10:  Today, we are continuing our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission with a teaching on Divine Battle and Assistance. We are part of a battle and we need to be aware of that battle.  What assistance do we have for that battle? On today’s show, Deacon Oney teaches on this and more.  Original airdate:  4/20/18.

Season 1, Episode 11:  Today, we are continuing our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission with a teaching on Divine Victory. What is a Divine Victory?  Jesus Christ has already defeated our Enemy and has already won the victory for us. Discover what this means for us on today’s show.  Original airdate:  4/27/18.

Season 1, Episode 12:  Today, we are concluding our teaching on how to discover, enter, and walk in your Divine Mission.  This wrap-up show will conclude this series on our show.   Original airdate:  5/4/18.

SEASON TWO: AMAZED BY GOD'S GRACE

Season 2, Episode 1:  Today we are beginning Season Two of the show featuring Deacon Oney’s latest book: Amazed by God’s Grace: Overcoming Racial Divides by the Power of the Holy Spirit, published by the Word Among Us Press. This season we will be discussing ways that everyone can begin to heal from the racial divides in our country. Original airdate: 5/11/18

Season 2, Episode 2:  Continuing Season Two of the show featuring Deacon Oney’s latest book: Amazed by God’s Grace: Overcoming Racial Divides by the Power of the Holy Spirit, published by the Word Among Us Press. This season we will be discussing ways that everyone can begin to heal from the racial divides in our country. Today’s show addresses appearances. Original airdate: 5/18/18

Season 2, Episode 3:  Continuing Season Two of the show featuring Deacon Oney’s latest book: Amazed by God’s Grace: Overcoming Racial Divides by the Power of the Holy Spirit, published by the Word Among Us Press. This season we will be discussing ways that everyone can begin to heal from the racial divides in our country. Today’s show addresses seeing the individual rather than the group. Original airdate: 5/25/18

Season 2, Episode 4:  Continuing Season Two of the show featuring Deacon Oney’s latest book: Amazed by God’s Grace: Overcoming Racial Divides by the Power of the Holy Spirit, published by the Word Among Us Press. This season we will be discussing ways that everyone can begin to heal from the racial divides in our country. Today’s show discusses understanding foreign culture: language, slang, and food. Original airdate: 6/1/18

Season 2, Episode 5:  Continuing Season Two of the show featuring Deacon Oney’s latest book: Amazed by God’s Grace: Overcoming Racial Divides by the Power of the Holy Spirit, published by the Word Among Us Press. This season we will be discussing ways that everyone can begin to heal from the racial divides in our country. Today’s show discusses education. Original airdate: 6/8/18

Season 2, Episode 6:  Continuing Season Two of the show featuring Deacon Oney’s latest book: Amazed by God’s Grace: Overcoming Racial Divides by the Power of the Holy Spirit, published by the Word Among Us Press. This season we will be discussing ways that everyone can begin to heal from the racial divides in our country. Today’s show examines faith. Original airdate: 6/15/18

Season 2, Episode 7:  Continuing Season Two of the show featuring Deacon Oney’s latest book: Amazed by God’s Grace: Overcoming Racial Divides by the Power of the Holy Spirit, published by the Word Among Us Press. This season we will be discussing ways that everyone can begin to heal from the racial divides in our country. Today’s show examines being merciful. Original airdate: 6/22/18

Season 2, Episode 8:  Continuing Season Two of the show featuring Deacon Oney’s latest book: Amazed by God’s Grace: Overcoming Racial Divides by the Power of the Holy Spirit, published by the Word Among Us Press. This season we will be discussing ways that everyone can begin to heal from the racial divides in our country. Today’s show examines leaning forward! Original airdate: 6/29/18

SEASON THREE: SPIRITUAL WARFARE FOR THE FAMILY

Season 3, Episode 1:  Today we are beginning Season Three of the show focusing on Spiritual Warfare for the Family. This season we will be discussing what spiritual warfare is and what the battle is all about. Today’s show defines spiritual warfare and gives the Scriptural references to the spiritual battle. As children of God, we have many tools to help us during spiritual warfare.  Original airdate:  7/6/18.

Season 3, Episode 2:  Continuing Season Three of the show on Spiritual Warfare for the Family. This season we will be discussing what spiritual warfare is and what the battle is all about. Today’s show addresses the battle ground and sins verses virtues with a closer look at pride versus humility.  Original airdate:  7/13/18.

Season 3, Episode 3:  Continuing Season Three of the show on Spiritual Warfare for the Family. This season we will be discussing what spiritual warfare is and what the battle is all about. Today’s show focuses on the powerful weapons that are mentioned in 2 Corinthians 10:3-4. We will also look at envy versus kindness. Original airdate:  7/20/18.

Season 3, Episode 4:  Continuing Season Three of the show on Spiritual Warfare for the Family. This season we will be discussing what spiritual warfare is and what the battle is all about. Today’s show addresses workplace temptations and how to overcome them.  We will also look at wrath versus patience.  Original airdate:  7/27/18.

Season 3, Episode 5:  Continuing Season Three of the show on Spiritual Warfare for the Family. This season we will be discussing what spiritual warfare is and what the battle is all about. Today’s show is all about the Holy Spirit and the role of The Spirit in our lives.  We will also examine sloth versus zeal.  Original airdate:  8/3/18.

Season 3, Episode 6:  Continuing Season Three of the show on Spiritual Warfare for the Family. This season we will be discussing what spiritual warfare is and what the battle is all about. Today’s show addresses evangelization and taking back Enemy territory.  Deacon Oney also discusses overcoming avarice (greed) with charity.  Original airdate:  8/10/18.

Season 3, Episode 7:  Continuing Season Three of the show on Spiritual Warfare for the Family. This season we will be discussing what spiritual warfare is and what the battle is all about. Today’s show examines angels in detail and how they help us in the spiritual battle. Deacon Oney also discusses gluttony versus temperance (self-restraint).  Original airdate:  8/17/18.

Season 3, Episode 8:  Continuing Season Three of the show on Spiritual Warfare for the Family. This season we will be discussing what spiritual warfare is and what the battle is all about. Today’s show addresses the power of praise and overcoming lust with chastity.  Original airdate:  8/24/18.

Season 3, Episode 9:  Continuing Season Three of the show on Spiritual Warfare for the Family. This season we will be discussing what spiritual warfare is and what the battle is all about. Today is the final show of Season 3 and we are looking at some of the situation found in the Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis. Deacon Oney also goes over how to bless your home and pray for your family.  Original airdate:  8/31/18.