Deacon Tom Loewe

Deacon Tom Loewe, Co-Host of Notes From Above, is an ordained deacon with the Diocese of Lansing, Michigan.  Prior to coming to Ave Maria Radio, he worked as a Public Relations director for the University of Michigan’s School of Music with a special focus on the performing arts (opera, dance, musical theater and theater).

Tom currently sits on the Board of Directors of the Catholic Urban Project and has been a board member for several arts and civic organizations including the Michigan Shakespeare Festival, the Ark, and the State Street Area Association – producer of one of the three annual Ann Arbor Art Fairs.

Sr. Sarah Burdick

Sister Sarah Burdick, S.G.L., Co-Host of Notes From Above, is an evangelist who has ministered to many people at missionary rallies in Eastern Europe and Africa She is the Director of Formation for the Servants of God’s Love, a religious community canonically established in the Diocese of Lansing, Michigan.

Sister Sarah has a B.S. in Education from The University of Michigan and an M.A. in Theology from Sacred Heart Major Seminary, Detroit. Sister Sarah has worked with youth in many different capacities over the last twenty years. She taught middle school for ten years; she has helped direct youth camps; and has done college campus ministry at The University of Michigan and Eastern Michigan University.

She is presently the head of the theology department at Fr. Gabriel Richard High School in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she also teaches. Sister Sarah has also been a guest speaker at the Youth Conferences and Leaders’ Conference at Franciscan University in Steubenville, Ohio.

If you would like to order a copy of any Notes From Above program with Tom Loewe and Sr. Sarah Burdick, please go to the Program Copies page for more information.

Program Details:

Times: Sunday: 4:30-5:30 pm EST; Wednesday (Encore): 9:00-10:00 pm EST; Saturday (Encore): 8:00-9:00 am EST

Call-in Phone: n/a

Bright, breezy, music-filled show that explores the intersection of music and faith with a wide variety of expert and celebrity guests.

Notes From Above's Latest Posts

  • Notes From Above – May 31, 2020

    • Description: Bright, breezy, music-filled show that explores the intersection of music and faith with a wide variety of expert and celebrity guests.
  • Notes From Above – May 24, 2020

    • Description: Bright, breezy, music-filled show that explores the intersection of music and faith with a wide variety of expert and celebrity guests.
  • Notes From Above – May 17, 2020: C&C CCW

    • Description: Deacon Tom creates this program to explore Contemporary and Classic, Christian, Country Music.
  • Notes From Above – May 10, 2020

    • Description: Deacon Tom and Sr. Sarah celebrate Mother's Day and upcoming Feast Days of Pentecost and the Ascension
  • Notes From Above – May 3, 2020: The Mass

    • Description: Deacon Tom and Sr. Sarah discuss The Mass
  • Notes From Above – April 26, 2020: Biber Rosary Sonatas

    • Description: For years Deacon Tom Loewe has been searching for an expert on Biber's Rosary Sonatas. Imagine his reaction when he found one serving within the same parish Deacon Tom serves in. He and Sister Sarah Burdick interview Karthryn Votapek on the insights of the Biber Rosary Sonatas.
  • Notes From Above – April 19, 2020

    • Description: Deacon Tom and Sister Sarah talk to Sir Gilbert
  • Notes From Above – April 12, 2020: The Passion of Jesus Christ

    • Description: Recorded for Easter
  • Notes From Above – April 5, 2020 with guest Fr. Richard Lobert: The Passion According to St. John

    • Description: Deacon Tom, Sister Sarah, and special guest Fr. Richard Lobert discuss the Passion According to St. John.
  • Notes From Above – March 29, 2020

    • Description: Deacon Tom and Sr. Sarah interview Director of Sacred Music at Holy Trinity Seminary in Irving, TX, Gregory Hamilton. Mr. Hamilton is also a composer and organist