We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop … Rob Galea's reaction to those painful feelings was addiction, violence, and destructive friendships. BUY NOW I found his story to be very relatable in a variety of ways. It is a humbly honest and emotional conversion story that can appeal to many. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+down arrow) to review and enter to select. Reviewed in the United States on May 7, 2020, Just a beautiful story of enemies life gets hard turn to the one that will always be there. As a teenager, Fr. God's mercy is profound! Rob Galea invites us into his ongoing journey of encountering Christ and shows us how this encounter can be life-changing and fruitful if we open ourselves to the love of Jesus. He Leadeth Me: An Extraordinary Testament of Faith. Galea has been featured on TV Channel 10’s … Order Now. His vulnerability in sharing his story is inspiring. ... A Journey from Desperation to Hope Breakthrough is the story of Rob Galea’s journey from troubled teen to Catholic priest in the Sandhurst Diocese in Victoria, Australia. It is a perfect read f. Breakthrough is my new favorite book. His story really makes you realize the giant scope of God’s mercy and that you are never too far gone. Fr. It shows us that our search is a search for God, though we do not know it. Originally from Malta, he travels the world speaking to youth and young adults at schools, parishes, concerts, and conferences such as the Los Angeles Religious Education Congress and the National Catholic Youth Conference. Reviewed in the United States on July 26, 2020. A down to earth account of what it was like to live in #Malta during the 80's depression. By the time I was sixteen, I’d created my own little circle of hell. God is just waiting for you to come back. Rob Galea is a rock star when it comes to Catholic young people. He drank. "Fr. As a teenager, Fr. Hopeful read with so many younger folks struggling with meaning. Read Breakthrough: A Journey from Desperation to Hope book reviews & author details and more at Amazon.in. Free delivery on qualified orders. Rob has cultivated and sustained in his relationship with Jesus. “Contemporary culture compels approaches to evangelization that are new in ardor, method, and expression. But to my surprise, I got out of my dark little room, and I did it with help from an unexpected source: God. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. In Breakthrough, Galea shares his journey from scared teenager to passionate priest and invites you to learn more about the Catholic faith so you, too, can find hope in Christ. My mother is the one who thought me how to worship Jesus. Rob’s message. Breakthrough is the story of Rob Galea’s journey from troubled teen to Catholic priest in the Sandhurst Diocese in Victoria, Australia. This journal is so simple, to-the-point, and well-designed that it truly does facilitate a deeper relationship with God—quite a welcome breakthrough." You can read my conversion story and my mother's influence in my book BREAKTHROUGH. Description. I absolutely loved this book! Rob Galea. Galea’s story is like a modern version of St. Augustine’s Confessions. Rob Galea's reaction to those painful feelings was addiction, violence, and destructive friendships. He drank. Follow: CLICK LINKS BELOW! Post jobs, find pros, and collaborate commission-free in our professional marketplace. Rob’s message. Rob Galea is a Catholic speaker, recording artist, songwriter, and priest of the Sandhurst Diocese in Victoria, Australia. It's beautifully written in a simple yet brilliant way that anyone at any age can appreciate. A timely reminder of the hope we are offered in our deepest and darkest times!" Do you feel that your life has no hope? Breakthrough is the story of Rob Galea’s journey from troubled teen to Catholic priest in the Sandhurst Diocese in Victoria. Rob Galea is a Catholic speaker, recording artist, songwriter, and priest of the Sandhurst Diocese in Victoria, Australia. Do you feel that your life has no hope? --Curtis A. Martin, Founder and CEO of FOCUS About the Author. The world we live in today can be cruel, unforgiving and quite often misleading. Contemporary Australian worship music by well-known 'Singing Priest' Father Robert Galea. Having met Fr. Fr. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published Originally from Malta, he travels the world speaking to youth and young adults at schools, parishes, concerts, and conferences such as the Los Angeles Religious Education Congress and the National Catholic Youth Conference. When the recording artist and former Australian, Your Life in Christ: Foundations in Catholic Morality (Encountering Jesus)(3rd Edition), Princeton Review ACT Premium Prep, 2020: 8 Practice Tests + Content Review + Strategies (College Test Preparation), Meeting Jesus in the Sacraments (Encountering Jesus)(2nd Edition), No Turning Back: A Witness to Mercy, 10th Anniversary Edition, Broken and Blessed: An Invitation to My Generation. Rob Galea. When the recording artist and former Australian X Factor contestant finally let God in, his life completely changed. I read this book in 2 days; I love it! We live in a world that cries out for revenge and retribution without knowing that the real cry within our hearts is a cry to know, love, and serve God in each other. I’m just so jealous of people who know exactly what they’re supposed to be doing with their life and then pull it off with great success. My mother is the one who thought me how to worship Jesus. "In Breakthrough , Fr. Never stop praying and hoping. Rob Galea is a rock star when it comes to Catholic young people. Please try again. He succeeds where many in the Church fall short: translating our time-honored truths and methods for a modern audience. Knowing that he needed help, Fr Rob fought his demons to forge a relationship with Jesus Christ and has never looked back. I never imagined myself serving God and the Church as a priest. However, as I continued to read, I quickly saw that what I had as a knee-jerk reaction as being "simplistic" writing, actually just showed how much of a child-like faith Fr. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. QR codes in the book give readers access to an exclusive area on Fr. YOUTUBE. Buy a discounted Paperback of Breakthrough online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Rob Galea invites us into his ongoing journey of encountering Christ and shows us how this encounter can be life-changing and fruitful if we open ourselves to the love of Jesus. A timely reminder of the hope we are offered in our deepest and darkest times!" There was a problem loading your book clubs. It is a dream come true to be able to do this. Rob Galea's reaction to those painful feelings was addiction, violence, and destructive friendships. Breakthrough : a journey from desperation to hope. It is a relatively easy read which allows you to focus on Fr. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. (Fr. The tips and music are a beautiful bonus! Specifically, Fr. As a teenager, Fr. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Get this from a library! Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Fr Rob shares his personal experiences as he opened up to the Holy Spirit, but is also very practical, describing what has he found most useful in maintaining a healthy lifestyle, or in using so, Breakthrough is a frank and honest account of Fr Rob's life journey, describing how he changed from a young man lost in despair to one who gives hope to thousands of young people by helping them encounter Christ through his singing. I was trapped. Thomas Rosica, C.S.B., CEO of the Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation. TWITTER. Rob Galea's reaction to those painful feelings was addiction, violence, and destructive friendships. His vulnerability in sharing his story is inspiring. I can relate to a lot to the issues, in which I sunk at that time and called for conversion and mercy. This search for love is sadly manifested through addictions of all kinds: through a desire for fame and popularity, through the belief that only the strongest and most able should survive. 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