Redeemer S2E6 – Yes and Thank You with David Sanborn

Holly, Adam, and Javier have a fun and inspiring conversation with convert, actor, and speaker David Sanborn about his conversion, his story of perseverance, how the early Church fathers led him to the Church, and how we can learn from the model of St. Joseph to say yes to the Lord, and to thank him for his goodness, even in the face of adversity.


00:00:00 – Welcome
00:01:21 – Introducing David Sanborn
00:05:04 – David’s conversion story
00:09:48 – Perseverance
00:19:05 – Conversion and marriage
00:22:40 – Catholicism and grace
00:25:26 – The fruits of the Spirit
00:51:11 – Joseph in the life of Jesus
00:57:44 – Wrap-up

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David Sanborn
Website | + EPISODES

Guest - Redeemer

David grew up in a YWAM missionary family based in Thailand. As an adult he became a professional actor, predominantly in musical theater, always seeking to use his talents to spread the Gospel. He had been known for his dynamic speaking and became an ordained Evangelical minister. In 2017, David entered the Catholic Church and for the last couple of years, he served as a parish youth and young adult minister.

Adam Novotny
Director at MARIAN SERVANTS® of the Redeemer | | + EPISODES

Host of Redeemer, Contributor at Enkindle: Family Scripture Reflections

Adam holds a Masters in Catechetics and Evangelization from Franciscan University. He is a certified spiritual director steeped in Ignatian spirituality. Both he and his wife serve as Directors of the Marian Servants of the Redeemer, a public association of the Christian faithful, living out Marian virtue, as well as serving as Liaisons to the charismatic renewal for the archdiocese of Baltimore. Adam is a council member for Pentecost Today USA. In his spare time, he works a full time job as Director of Operations at St John the Evangelist Church, Severna Park.

Holly Novotny

Holly Novotny is a convert to the Catholic faith and a wife and mother. A Lifetime Marian Servant, Holly embraces a Rule of Life focused on holiness, obedience, and humble service. As a graduate of the Cenacle School of Spirituality, in affiliation with Franciscan University of Steubenville, she holds a Certificate of Spiritual Direction and accompanies others in their spiritual journey and through the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola.

Javier Plumey
Founder at Numinous FM | Website | + EPISODES

Owner of Numinous FM, science fiction writer, worship leader, IT Architect, theorist, grammarian, iOS developer, move and shaker.