Catholic in a Smalltown Podcast
A podcast about a young, Catholic couple raising kids in a small town. Faith. Family. Fun...Scandalous.

In a special car trip home edition of CST, we review Abraham Lincoln and Brave.

Direct download: CST_230.mp3
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CST # 219 Show Notes:

The Barron family hits Six Flags, Kat has been working a lot, we left the boys in Blakely and were out of Gevalia!

Entertainment mentioned:

Movies –

War Horse


A Little Bit of Heaven

TV –

The Killing

Apps –


Links mentioned –

Direct download: CST_219.mp3
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Confirmation Sunday lasts almost 3 hours, mac drones on and on about all the stuff he's been watching, we do full review of Prometheus, and we talk about God's nudges in our lives.

Movies mentioned:

No Escape

The Messenger


TV Shows:


The Killing

Transformers Prime


A Severe Mercy by Sheldon Vanauken

Direct download: CST_218.mp3
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Mac is out for summer? What are your summer projects? Mac puts up lots of fence. Kat saw the Avengers, The Vow, and This Means War. Mac reads alternate history. We also discuss our reasons for leaving our home parish. 

Movies mentioned: 

The Avengers

The Vow

This Means War

Books Mentioned:

Leviathan,Behemoth, and Goliath by Scott Westerfield

Direct download: CST_217.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:40pm EDT

We talk about the passing of Katherine's mom, MC gets an award, the Avengers is the greatest movie ever, Tree of Life is amazing until the end, and we give our perspective on Hospice Care.

Direct download: CST_216.mp3
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CST #215: Skylanders - Great Game or Money Hole?

Updates on Kat's Mom and cousin, our boys heavily invest in Skylanders, we enjoyed Hunger Games and take part in the annointing of the sick.

Direct download: CST_215.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:05pm EDT

The Barron family goes through some hard times... not counting having to sit through Cruddy Buddies.

Direct download: CST_214.mp3
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We're back from a long break, we have a new dog - a golden retriever, Jude is three, Kat talks about Beutiful Boy and Forget me Not, Mac talks about Robopocalyse and Fault in our Stars, and we respond to a listener that questions the Church's political stance on contraception.

Direct download: CST_213.mp3
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Ben has a butt cheek full of stitches, we ohh and ahh over Real Steal, Kat shares an app you fellas won't care about and we talk about talking through miscommunication in marriage.

Direct download: CST_212.mp3
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CST #211: Plain Glazed in a Small Town

The Krispy Kream fairies show up, Mac brews, we're godparents, Mac takes a fresh look at In Time, Kat takes a hint and wears a helmet, and we remind everybody not to judge small families.

Direct download: CST_211.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:10am EDT