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Mar 12, 2019

Be My Guest: Jeff Cavins, Activated Discipleship, and Catholic Swag

Fr. Josh Johnson

Fr. Josh interviews Jeff Cavins on his new book, The Activated Disciple, and how to be a true disciple of Christ. They also discuss Jeff’s journey to the Catholic Faith, being a fan of Jesus versus being a follower of Jesus, cultivating a real relationship with the person of Jesus Christ, and how to share the gospel with others.

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Snippet from the Show

If someone is around me for a week, and they have to ask, “Are you a Christian?” I’ve got a serious problem … If the love of our life is Jesus, let’s act like it.

Glory Story (2:40)

Jeff shares a story about a woman he encountered at Fr. Josh’s parish.

Fr. Josh’s Feedback for Jeff (7:30)
Relationship with Jesus (22:55)

How do I cultivate a real relationship with Jesus?

Praying with Scripture (25:00)

Where do I start with prayer when it comes to reading the Scriptures?

Sharing the Gospel (29:32)

How do I share the gift of the Gospel with others, especially when I don’t have all the answers?


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  • Father Josh and Jeff Cavins complimented each other beautifully as they brought the messages out so concise so simple and they made it so much fun. This podcast left me smiling and more confident in my walk towards eternity.

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