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Help us expand the Natural Family Planning conversation! With new episodes launching every Monday, expect real conversations about Natural Family Planning with host Ellen Holloway. Episode topics range from interviews with couples and individuals using NFP to deeper more theological discussions on the concept of Natural Family Planning and the Catholic Church. So, grab your spouse, your fiancé, or your best friend and help us expand the Natural Family Planning Conversation. Charting Toward Intimacy is sponsored by the Diocese of Oakland

Charting Toward Intimacy | Expanding the Natural Family Planning Conversation from a Catholic Perspective Ellen Holloway

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

Help us expand the Natural Family Planning conversation! With new episodes launching every Monday, expect real conversations about Natural Family Planning with host Ellen Holloway. Episode topics range from interviews with couples and individuals using NFP to deeper more theological discussions on the concept of Natural Family Planning and the Catholic Church. So, grab your spouse, your fiancé, or your best friend and help us expand the Natural Family Planning Conversation. Charting Toward Intimacy is sponsored by the Diocese of Oakland

    50 - Implications of IVF | Part 1

    50 - Implications of IVF | Part 1

    Melissa Buchan joins us to discuss IVF. This episode is broken into two parts. In this first episode we discuss more of the physical aspects and implications of IVF and in next week's episode we discuss some of the moral and theological implications of IVF. 

    If you'd like to connect with Melissa or learn more about the work she does here are some links!
    melissabuchan.com
    https://www.melissabuchan.com/discoverycall
    chartneo.com

    Connect with Ellen at chartingtowardintimacy@gmail.com or https://www.instagram.com/chartingtowardintimacy/

    • 22 min
    49 - Discerning Baby Spacing

    49 - Discerning Baby Spacing

    Annie and Sarah from Laughs and Littles join us to talk about spacing births. We cover it all from surprise pregnancies, maternal health, your sex life, your cycle health, and more!

    Reach out to Annie and Sarah: https://www.instagram.com/laughs_and_littles/

    Reach out to Ellen at chartingtowardintimacy@gmail.com or https://www.instagram.com/chartingtowardintimacy/ 

    • 43 min
    48 - Danielle's Infertility Journey with NFP and NaPro

    48 - Danielle's Infertility Journey with NFP and NaPro

    Danielle Thompson joins us to share about her journey with NFP through the lens of infertility. This episode is a must listen for anyone who is struggling, has struggled or knows someone struggling with any type of infertility. 

    Connect with Danielle: https://www.instagram.com/dani_jenee/

    Reach out to Ellen at chartingtowardintimacy@gmail.com or https://www.instagram.com/chartingtowardintimacy/

    • 25 min
    47 - Love Your Spouse Well | Amy's NFP Journey

    47 - Love Your Spouse Well | Amy's NFP Journey

    Amy Karney joins us to share her journey of 20+ years with NFP. I loved getting to hear from someone who has such wonderful experience of many years of marriage to share with us, and I know you will too!

    Reach out to Amy: https://www.instagram.com/amy.karney/

    Reach out to Ellen at chartingtowardintimacy@gmail.com or https://www.instagram.com/chartingtowardintimacy/

    Things we talked about:
    The Woman School
    Holy Sex by Dr. Gregory Popcak

    • 31 min
    46 - Working Your Life into Your Cycle

    46 - Working Your Life into Your Cycle

    Megan Faller (@thealignedcycle) joins us to talk about her work in helping women work their life into the natural rhythms of their cycles! She shares with us the 4 phases she has developed and what you can try to focus on during these different phases of your cycle. This episode is going to be one to share with your friends!

    Reach out to Megan:
    Website: https://thealignedcycle.com
    IG: https://www.instagram.com/thealignedcycle/
    Work Aligned Guide:  https://thealignedcycle.com/?page_id=463

    Reach out to Ellen at chartingtowardintimacy@gmail.com or https://www.instagram.com/chartingtowardintimacy/

    • 36 min
    45 - Learn early, find the right method, and marvel at God's design | Jamie's NFP Story

    45 - Learn early, find the right method, and marvel at God's design | Jamie's NFP Story

    Jamie is joining us to share her NFP journey!

    Reach out to me at chartingtowardintimacy@gmail.com or https://www.instagram.com/chartingtowardintimacy/

    • 25 min

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