Terry & Ralph’s Good News for Today

Are you headed where you want to go?

This episode of Good News for Today is about: “Where are you today? Are you headed where you want to go?” Our discussion is based on the time Peter walked on water in Matthew 14:25-31 and on Psalm 37:4, how God gives us the desires of our hearts.


Where did we lose Jesus?

In this episode of Good News for Today, we consider: Where did we lose Jesus? Using John 20:1-2, 11-18, let’s discover how to find him when he seems to be missing when we need him most. Terry demonstrates her favorite technique for becoming more aware of the goodness of God actively working in our lives. […]


How to Stand Up to Persecution

Are you suffering persecution because of the truths you believe? This episode of Good News for Today, which is based on John 10:26-34 and John 15:18-21, will embolden you as you hear the calling to be the voice of Christ in today’s world, and it will comfort you as you become aware of God’s concern […]


Jesus Is calling: How do you know it’s not spam?

Jesus often speaks to us through unexpected people and ways that we don’t trust. How can we become better at recognizing that he has come to us or what he is calling us to do? This episode of Good News for Today is based on John 8:21-30.


Speaking Truth Boldly

How can we know when to speak the truth boldly and when to keep quiet? Especially on matters of Christian faith, salvation through Jesus Christ, and moral values! In John 5:31-47, we are challenged by Jesus’ example of speaking truth boldly, without regard for personal consequences. And yet, elsewhere in scripture he warns us to […]


The Healing Hands of Jesus

Shouldn’t miracles of healing be more common today? In this episode of Good News for Today, based on John 4:46-53, Ralph and Terry Modica deal with the question of why Jesus healed so readily in scripture but he is not answering ALL our prayers for healings today. This video also mentions these links: Our website […]


With God’s Whole Heart, Soul, Mind and Strength

God loves you with all His heart, all His soul, all His mind, and all His strength! Knowing this makes it easier to love Him with all your whole heart, soul, mind, and strength, and to love others, too, as yourself. Based on Mark 12:28-31.


Forgiving: 3 Reasons Why It’s So Hard

In Matthew 18:21-35, Jesus makes it clear how important is to be forgiving. Then why is it so hard to forgive? Here are 3 reasons why — and what we can do about them. At the end, Ralph gives an easy step forward you can do in the power of God. Take this a step […]


Be Bold and Courageous!

Be bold and courageous! This is the message of Joshua 1:6-9 to empower you in whatever positions of authority and responsibility you have. Ralph tells his story of speaking up in the corporate world, risking his job and successfully influencing upper management to relinquish their control to Ralph. And he ties it in with Jesus’ […]


Oh my mercy! I don’t have to be perfect!

Terry and Ralph discuss what Mercy really means. If you feel bad about yourself because you’re not perfect, be sure to tune in! This episode of Good News for Today is based on Luke 6:36-38.


Father Who?

Who is your “daddy”? This episode of “Good News for Today” is about God’s fatherhood. Are we really supposed to not call anyone “father” except God? That’s what Jesus tells us, but really? What did he really mean by that? Let’s put it into context of the whole Gospel reading, Matthew 23:1-12, and discuss how […]


Do You Know How Important You Are to Jesus?

Terry and Ralph share Good News for Today on how important YOU are to the plans of Jesus. You can make a big difference, but not alone. Using Matthew 16:13-19, the Gospel reading for the Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter, here’s the key to changing the world to make it a better place.


The Secret to Forgiving the Unforgivable

Who is hardest for you to forgive? Jesus said in Matthew 6:14-15 that if we do not forgive, the Heavenly Father cannot forgive us. Here’s the secret to forgiving those unforgivable troublemaker, heartbreaker evildoers who have hurt you so much.


Looking for Miracles?

Looking for some miracles?  Maybe just one? Reflecting on Mark 8:14-21, why did the disciples so quickly forget the miracles they had witnessed? Here’s how to build your faith by experiencing a miracle every day!


God sometimes does it weird

Mark 7:31-37 reminds us that Jesus doesn’t always answer our prayers the way we want him to or expect. If he needs to get our attention and cooperation, he might do something weird!


Why YOU can pray for others successfully

Mark 7:24-30 tells us that Jesus in you is the one who prays for others when you intercede for them. Therefore, do not worry about whether or not you will be effective if people ask you to pray for them. Originally a live Facebook event, this video was a reflection for Thursday of the 5th […]


Blessings in Disguise

Mark 7:14-23 tells us: Do not worry! Here’s how to let God be in control of your life instead of worry and fear. We constantly have bad things hitting us from the outside, and it’s how we react to them that matters. You have Christ in you. Learn how to rely on him when you […]