Episodes

03/10/2020

The hosts of The Gist, CatholicTV's original series for women are Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath.

In this Lent episode, they discuss meal planning for the season and how to focus on prayer, fasting, and almsgiving with the children and teens in the family.

Guest: Allison Gingras, blogger and author of the “Stay Connected Journals for Catholic Women”.

03/3/2020

The hosts of The Gist, CatholicTV's original series for women are Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath.

In this episode, they discuss Lenten sacrifices, traditions, and ways to observe Holy Week as a family.

Guest: Haley Stewart, Catholic blogger and author of The Grace of Enough: Pursuing Less and Living More in a Throwaway Culture

12/10/2019

The Gisters discuss Hospitality, Advent, and Christmas preparations. Guest: Sterling Jaquith, author of “Be Merry: How To Advent Without Losing Your Mind”

12/3/2019

Advent and Christmas preparations. Guest: Maxwell Perry, founder of "Beantown Blankets", an organization that donates one blanket to a homeless individual or shelter for every blanket sold, known as a "one for one" business model.

11/26/2019

Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath host The Gist, the CatholicTV series for women.

Guest: Susan Brinkmann, OCDS, author of A Catholic Guide to Mindfulness and Alex Jones, the co-founder and CEO of the Hallow app for Catholic meditation and contemplative prayer.

11/19/2019

Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath host The Gist, the CatholicTV series for women.

Guests: Lori and Ava Ubowski, Authors of Side by Side, a mother daughter journal;  and Olivia Colombo, host of the To the Heights podcast

11/12/2019

Hosts Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci and Carolee McGrath talk about Catholic prayer, relationships and offer some marriage advice.

Guests: Dr. Michael DiPaolo, relationship therapist and clinical psychologist; Amanda Vernon and Father Matt Fase, CSC, authors of When God Wrecks Your Romance.

11/5/2019

Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath host The Gist, the CatholicTV series for women, now in its 9th season on The CatholicTV Network.

In this episode, the Gisters talk about how they met and how today's screentime struggles are another side of social media.

 

10/29/2019

Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath host The Gist, the CatholicTV series for women.

Guests: Kimberly Bowler, Pure in Heart America, young adult chastity ministry and Crystalina Evert, a Catholic Speaker and Author of “Made New” talks about surviving abuse

10/22/2019

Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath host The Gist, the CatholicTV series for women.

Guests: Alveda King, director of Civil Rights for the Unborn and the African American outreach pastoral associate of Priests for Life; Eve Lindquist, executive director of Visitation House for pregnant women in Diocese of Worcester, MA.

10/15/2019

Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath host The Gist, the CatholicTV series for women.

Guest: Mary Lenaburg, author of Be Brave in the Scared: How I Learned to Trust God During My Most Difficult Days of My Life.  The book is an uplifting account of human frailty (and stubbornness) surrendered to faith. It is a heart-rending story of how caring for Mary's severely disabled daughter affected her self-image, marriage, family life, and faith. To learn more, visit MaryLenaburg.com

10/8/2019

Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath host The Gist, the CatholicTV series for women. In this episode they take on parenting choices, living authentically, and family culture.

Guests: Kathryn Whitaker author of Live Big, Love Bigger and Kristin Reilly, creator of instagram @OneHailMaryataTime daily Rosary.

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Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath host The Gist, the CatholicTV series for women, now in its 9th season on The CatholicTV Network.

In this episode, the Gisters talk about how they met and how today's screentime struggles are another side of social media.

 

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