Honest to God: a new Podcast For Young Adults,
By Young Adults, with young adults

Unpacking Relevant Issues on the Hearts and Minds of Young Adults – with a Catholic Twist

The “Honest to God” podcast engages listeners with open, honest conversations offering a Catholic perspective, to inspire young adults to take another step on their faith journey toward Jesus. With authentic discussions, each hour consists of two 30-minute episodes covering a particular topic pertinent to young adults, with related questions as well as takeaway tips and resources. Episodes may also provide opportunities for young adults to meet each other through outreach events.

Sample Topics:

  • Forming healthy friendships
  • Finding purpose
  • Workplace issues
  • Keeping your faith in a secular society
  • Identity and image
  • Mental health
  • Dating and finding a spouse
  • Breaking out of isolation
  • Keeping your faith in college
  • Sexuality
  • Why do Catholics do that?
  • Media and the internet

Format and Target Audience

The “Honest to God” podcast is geared toward young adults, 18 to 40, single or married, who identify as Catholic whether they go to Mass twice a week or twice a year. Host John Henry Spann, a parishioner of Our Lady of the Mountains in Jasper, Georgia, will be joined by three or four young adults for lively dialogue and a question/answer segment on a particular topic.