Xt3 Podcast: Inside Action
To listen to an audio podcast, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to download and subscribe to podcasts.
Welcome to the Inside Action podcast! Xt3 chats to young people who are strong in their faith and are working in different industries making a difference through their professional life. If you ever need inspiration about how you can make a difference in your field- tune in to Inside Action!
||Michael and Laura Otto - Net Ministries||Xt3 interviewed Michael and Laura Otto, a young married Catholic couple who are involved in a Catholic organisation called Net ministries. In their work with the NET team they travel Australia, sharing their testimonies and their love for Christ and His Church with the teens they meet. For more information about NET ministries and what they do go to:||3 1 11||Free||View In iTunes|
||Hugo Li - On working at the St Bakhita's Centre for Migrants and Refugees||Hugo Li is a volunteer at the St Bakhita's Centre for Migrants and Refugees. in this episode of Inside Action he shares some of the joys and challenges of working with refugees and migrants at the St Bakhita's Centre. Hugo reflects on the great ministry and the impact this Catholic organization has on these peoples lives and in helping them to settle into a new life in Australia.||1 12 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Giovanni Portelli - The Man Behind The Lens||Giovanni has taken his hobby of photography and is using it as a great tool to Evangelize. Giovanni makes his way around the Catholic events of Sydney taking high quality photographs of speakers and guests. He then uploads the photographs to Facebook and Flickr sharing the images with the World. The result is a sparked interest in the Catholic Events and a curiosity for anyone who comes across the photographs. Giovanni is a great example of how you can offer your gifts and talents to the Church and let the Holy Spirit work through you.||17 8 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chris De Souza - Soldier to Seminarian||In this Inside Action episode Xt3 talks to Christopher De Souza. Chris talks about his experiences working full-time as a heavy vehicle mechanic for the Army Reserves and his time as Youth Minister at St Agatha's Parish in Pennant Hills. Through prayer and discernment Chris gradually felt that God was calling him to explore his vocation to the Priesthood. He is now studying at Corpus Christi College in Melbourne with aims to be ordained as an Army Chaplain. Chris tells us about the challenges of seminary life (including essay writing), and says "it is important to be a Catholic wherever you are in your life."||10 8 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Stephen Kirk - Catholic Musician||Stephen Kirk is a Contemporary Catholic Musician, who has written many songs for worship and for the liturgy. In this interview Stephen talks about the pastoral and liturgical principles given to musicians by the Church and emphasises that "as a musician you must serve what is happening in the liturgy." Stephen also talks about his spiritual journey, his involvement in a Pentecostal Church in America and how his love of music and of the Lord brought him back to the Catholic Church. You can visit Stephen’s website||4 8 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Bernard Toutounji - Working for the Life Marriage and Family Centre.||After four years in the seminary, Bernard felt a different vocation calling, and now works for the Life, Marriage, Family Centre for the Archdiocese of Sydney. In his role, Bernard speaks to heaps of young people about the biggest issues of our day – sex, sexuality, and morality. Tune in to find out what he thinks the greatest challenges in his role, and how his faith helps drive him.||20 7 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Daniel Hill - Convener of Sydney Catholic Chaplaincy||Daniel Hill is the convener of the University of Sydney Catholic Chaplaincy, Daniel gives us some great insights into Catholic culture on campus in 2010. The chaplaincy is right in the heart of the city, as you might notice from the traffic noise outside! Daniel shares his hopes for the New Evangelisation, the challenges of apathy, and what motivates him to bring the truth of God to secular campus culture.||14 7 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Bridget Spinks - Working for The Record in Perth||Bridget Spinks is a young journalist with The Record in Perth, Bridget’s faith has inadvertently driven her career, giveing her some great opportunities and professional success. Bridget chats to Xt3 about combining her faith with journalism, and being a young Catholic at university.||6 7 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Brooke Filipovski - Working for Women's Forum Australia||Brooke Filipovski works for Women’s Forum Australia, an independent research body focussed on women’s issue. We chatted to Brooke about how her Christian faith has always motivated her to work for others, and why the issues that Women’s Forum work on (body image, work life balance, prolife) are so important. A great start to the Inside Action podcast!||6 7 10||Free||View In iTunes|