The BIG way with Augusto Valverde

Imagine watching NCIS Los Angeles and recognizing a person on the show. That happened to Fr. Mike.

In this interview with Augusto Valverde, Fr. Mike asks him how all this came to be.
Augusto ‘s mother is a woman of strong faith and so he grew up knowing about God. His father died when he was only three years old. But as he grew older, Augusto strayed. He tells of his wild life and how that was changed forever.

He speaks of two events that affected his life and drew him closer to God. Although he was initially afraid, he began doing prison ministry. It was then that calls for acting roles came, including the one for NCIS LA. Now Augusto is an actor in Hollywood. On the side, he went to Colombia to preach about sexual purity to 850 people.

He has also established BIG Foundation that involves Jews, Christians and Muslims. The profit that the foundation makes is used to help the poor and brings these people together to show their love of God and love of people.

Don’t miss The BIG Way, the story of this extraordinary young man on:
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3)  Direc TV 377
4)  Diocesan Networks of Dubuque, Fresno, Rockville Centre, and Yonkers;
5)  Channel 17 Access San Bernardino (Sunday 5 pm PT)
6)  ESNE (Saturday 10:30 am PT) and
7)  Our website ( 24/7. 

Wordnet Production announces the release of
"iGod today in Spanish"
RARE JOY with Paul Stepusin

What do you say to your 18 year old daughter when the doctor tells her that she has cancer? How do you deal with that?

In this interview, Fr. Mike talks to the parents of Rebecca Stepusin about their journey with her for nineteen months as she dealt with this devastating disease. During that time, Becca (as she was lovingly called) had over five major surgeries.

The amazing thing is that Becca chose to live as normal a life as possible. She heard the diagnosis right before going to college, but she decided to go any way. Her friends were very supportive and didn’t focus on her illness. That was exactly how she wanted it to be.

Through her parents story, we learn how Becca coped and what a gift she was to them and is to us now.  She trusted in God and was joyful to the very end. The book entitled Rare captures her spirit.

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