Links for You and Your Spouse

Ministries, Counseling & Spiritual Direction

Visitation of Hearts: Spiritual Direction
From former team member Andrea Mahoney.

Comforting Grief Counseling (OH)
With Springs professional contributor Edward Luersman, MA, LPC.

Higher Ground Counseling (PA, DE)
With Margalita Poletunow, MS.

Journey to Peace Counseling (AZ, telehealth)
For those outside of AZ, Dr. Nate Verschaetse, PSY.D. is licensed to provide telehealth services under PSYPACT.

Harbor Light Counseling (CT)
With Clare Kane, LPC-A, M.Sc.

Hanan Hope & Healing (AZ, CA, MO, WI)
With Brya Hanan, LMFT.

Red Bird Ministries
An organization that systematically guides individuals and couples through the complexity and trauma that happens with the loss of a child from pregnancy through adulthood.

We Carry You Still
A miscarriage and infant loss ministry that offers resources and memory boxes.

Covenant Resources Miscarriage Ministry
A ministry that provides dignified care to miscarried babies and their families.

The Apostolate of Hannah’s Tears
Offers prayer, support and comfort to the brokenhearted who suffer the pains of infertility at any stage of life, difficult pregnancy, miscarriage, stillbirth, the loss of a child and the adoption process.

PerpetuaLifecare Inc.
For infertility resources and support.

Video Content

Virtual Retreats:
Passwords required. Contact us if you would like to view these retreats.

Arise: Virtual Mother’s Day Retreat

Belonging: Virtual Mother’s Day Retreat

Springs of Hope: Virtual Mother’s Day Retreat

Walking with Christ: A Desert Pilgrimage

Chosen for this Cross: A Desert Pilgrimage

Praying Through Infertility: Virtual Advent Retreat

Presentations & Webinars:

Infertility: Finding Fruitfulness in the Desert
A webinar presented by Springs in the Desert and the Diocese of Steubenville

NFP and Infertility: Finding Fruitfulness in the Desert (Catholic Accompaniment through Infertility)
A virtual workshop presented by Springs in the Desert and Evangelize Boston

Other:

Springs in the Desert YouTube Channel

Springs in the Desert: Catholic Accompaniment Through Infertility

Springs in the Desert: New Jersey Catholic Conference Town Square Video Series
With Dr. Kimberly Henkel and Ann Koshute, April 20, 2023

Enkindle Rosary with the Office of Natural Family Planning, Archdiocese of St. Louis
With Cassi and Ian Durnan, December 7, 2022

Faith and Marriage Today with Springs in the Desert
Hosted by Jason Angelette, September 2022

“Interview with Stacey & Phil Huneck – Creighton Model Users”
By Marise Frangie. YouTube, May 5, 2022

Called to the Joy of Love: “Fortifying Married Couples”
By Ann Koshute and Kimberly Henkel. USCCB YouTube Channel, February 7, 2022

Enkindle Rosary with the Office of Natural Family Planning, Archdiocese of St. Louis
With Cassandra Taylor, October 6, 2021

Podcasts & Podcast Episodes

Cassi and Ian Durnan on Infertility, Springs in the Desert and the Cherished retreat
The Catholic Conversation, April 2024

Infertility (with Cassi and Ian Durnan)
EWTN’s Beacon of Truth with Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers, April 2024

Interview with Jillian Kubik, Assistant Director of Springs in the Desert
Real Presence Radio, October 2023

The Isolation of Infertility – feat. Ann Koshute, co-founder Springs in the Desert
Candid Catholic Convos, October 2023

Ethical Options for Infertility (with Kimberly Henkel and Ann Koshute)
Catholic Answers Focus, June 2023

4/22/23 – Dcn. Bob Evans on St. Paul, Sunday’s Gospel with Bishop Dolan and News Including Cassi Durnan
The Bishop’s Hour (Diocese of Phoenix), April 2023. Hear Cassi starting around 12:30

Guestsplaining 040: Dr. Kimberley Henkel on Catholics and Infertility
Godsplaining, January 2023

Kimberly Henkel – “Rays of Hope-New Family Healing Ministries”
Family Sanctuary on St. Gabriel Radio, November 12, 2022

Kimberly Henkel – “From Infertility to New Fruitfulness”
Family Sanctuary on St. Gabriel Radio, November 5, 2022

Ann Koshute of Springs in the Desert on the SRNF Podcast
Philly Nonnatus Podcast, June 2022

God is Always Working in Our Pain with Ann Koshute of Springs in the Desert
Mamas in Spirit Podcast, June 2022

Always Hope Podcast: “Surviving Infertility”
Ann Koshute talks with Dr. Mario Sacasa on this episode of Always Hope

Made for Love Podcast: “Infertility and Relationships, part 1”
With Ann Koshute and Kimberly Henkel

Made for Love Podcast: “Infertility, part 2”
With Ann Koshute and Kimberly Henkel

The Catholic Servant Podcast: “Hope and Healing for Catholics Who Struggle with Infertility”
With Cassandra Taylor

Candid Catholic Convos: “Infertility: How to Find Hope and Community”
With Ann Koshute

Catholic Military Life Podcast: “Kimberly Colby on Infertility in the Military”
with Kim Colby

“Jesus Conversations ~ Springs in the Desert”
Building Through Him – Kingdom Builders Podcast

Truth in Charity with Bishop Rhoades: “The Holy Spirit and Human Dignity”
Bishop Rhoades discusses National Infertility Awareness Week, Springs in the Desert, and spiritual parenthood on this episode starting around minute 28.

Articles in Academic Journals

“A Spring in the Desert: Infertility and Merciful Accompaniment”
By Kimberly Henkel, Ann Koshute, and Stacey Huneck. The Linacre Quarterly, September 2022

“Springs in the Desert: Infertility, Accompaniment and Fruitfulness”
By Kimberly Henkel and Ann Koshute. Humanum 2018 (3)

Blogs & Articles

“Accompanying infertile couples with love and understanding”
By Ann Koshute. Legatus, February 2023

“I Didn’t Think I Could Be Happy Without a Pregnancy”
By Stacey Huneck. Grotto Network, May 2022

“Reflection – September 22, 2021”
By Anna McKeever. FaithND, September 22, 2021

“When You’re Infertile, ‘Pregnancy Envy’ Is Actually a Form of Grief”
By Stacey Huneck. Grotto Network, August 2021

“Did NFP Fail Me?”
By Springs contributor Andrea Mahoney. Managing Your Fertility, July 2, 2021

“Despite My Infertility, I Am Still a Mother’”
By Stacey Huneck. Grotto Network, May 2021

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