Alexis is the new host of the Mary’s Touch Radio Program. She will lead the new evangelization of the award-winning, inspirational radio program designed to bring a greater understanding of Mary, to remind everyone of the Blessed Mothers loving presence in the lives of humanity, and to help people everywhere recognize the healing grace she still brings to this world.
“For ten years, Mary’s Touch Radio Show has featured countless stories of Catholic Marian devotion, and that foundation has paved the way for a new generation to be introduced to the teaching, devotion and reality of Mary’s presence in today’s world,” said Susana Garza, executive director of Mary’s Touch. “We are so grateful to our founder Cheri Lomonte for the apostolate she has built over the past decade and we are excited about the start of our second decade with Alexis leading our radio evangelization.”-Susana Garza, Executive Director
This weekend we have an amazing and special story for this Father’s Day weekend on our Mary’s Touch Radio Program. David Walkenstein, YES…Alexis father! He will be sharing his unique and profound conversion story. His baptism and conversion changed the fabric of his family and developed a stronger connection to Our Mother Mary and the sacramental life. David was born in Webster, Massachusetts to a Jewish father and Catholic mother and was raised Jewish. Later he met his lovely Catholic wife of 48 years. A father to two amazing women. Twenty four years into their marriage he was Baptized, received his First Holy Communion, Confirmation into Catholicism and a Sacramental Marriage. He’s been a Catholic for 25 years. He talks about his RCAA teacher experience(s) after entering into the Church. He shares about taking your life and transforming it through Church and prayer!
This weekend we have a wonderful story on Mary’s Touch Radio Program. Rebecca Frech is a devout Catholic wife, mom of nine children…two saints…seven in training. She is an avid political junkie, able debater, aspiring home-maker, amazing friend, homeschooling guru, a writing addict, public-speaker, a CrossFit coach, managing editor for The Catholic Conspiracy, regular contributor for the National Catholic Register, and an advocate for staying true to the person God created you to be. She shares her Catholic journey growing up, feeling left out, angry with God, and the miracles of novenas – Our Lady Undoer of Knots. Rebecca is the author of “Teaching In Your Tiara – A Homeschooling Book for the Rest of Us”. Teaching in Your Tiara is a soup-to-nuts homeschooling book that walks you through the first years – deciding that home education is right for your family, choosing the right curriculum, understanding learning styles, not raising socially awkward kids, maintaining your own identity, and more. She has another book soon to be released “Can We Be Friends”; tackles the issue head on, taking a fun and honest look at friendship: why we need friends, where we find friends, and even when to let friends go.
Kaiser Johnson background is in acting, and he “rediscovered his faith while earning a BFA in acting from the University of Minnesota – Duluth.” He and his wife Keeley have one child. Kaiser is a committed Catholic and runs the Hollywood Chesterton Society and speaks on G.K. Chesterton and other topics within the faith. He has been in TV acting and was on a premier episode of “Spartan Ultimate Team Challenge” on NBC, as well as the “Catholic Central” YouTube series through Family Theater Productions. Kaiser has experience in world championship racing, which makes him a true expert in the field of exercise and fitness. His expertise is apparent throughout his book “Grit & Glory: Cross Training Your Body and Soul”. He talks about building strength, speed, endurance, and flexibility and learn what it means to be physically and spiritually fit.