5 New Podcast Series to Kickstart Your Summer

As summer is officially in full swing, many of our podcasts are planning exciting things just for you! Whether you’re relaxing by the pool, taking a nice walk in the sun, or getting ready for the summer season at work, it’s the perfect time to start something new in light of the new season! That Sounds Fun Network has put together a list of 5 podcast series that will make the start of your summer shine a little bit brighter! 

  1. That Sounds Fun with Annie F. Downs: AFD in NYC

On That Sounds Fun with Annie F. Downs, Annie shares with you some of her favorite things! If it sounds fun to Annie, you’re gonna hear about it. In the AFD in NYC series, Annie shares past episodes from her time in New York City last fall. She finishes the series with a brand new episode sharing the whole story of how she came to the decision to move to the big city. You won’t want to miss these episodes!

  1. The Best of You: I Shouldn’t Feel This Way

In The Best of You podcast, Dr. Alison Cook guides you through some of life’s toughest challenges with wisdom, kindness, and grace. By unpacking the best of psychology from a faith-based perspective, you’ll learn how to break free from painful patterns, mend your past, and discover what brings out the best of you! Dr. Alison Cook recently wrapped up a series called “I Shouldn’t Feel This Way” where she discusses deep feelings that people oftentimes feel like they shouldn’t feel. Feel free to catch up anytime as she walks through how to endure anxiety, grief, a broken spirit, betrayal, and anger with many special guests. You won’t want to miss out on the wisdom that is shared here!

  1. Raising Boys & Girls with Sissy Goff and David Thomas: Music City Summer Series

Raising Boys & Girls features hosts Sissy Goff and David Thomas who talk about what they’re learning in the work they do with Daystar Counseling Ministries. They hope to help you learn how to care for the kids in your life with a little more understanding, practical help, and hope. The Music City Summer Series is back for a second season! Last year, they had conversations about songwriting with Taylor Swift, touring with Adele, performing for the president, meeting Dolly Parton, and so much more! They also talked about parenting kids in different stages, introducing kids to music, and folding worship into the family. Who knows what you’ll see for season 2! The first three episodes have already been published, and there are more coming your way throughout the whole summer! So check it out now and stay tuned for more!

  1. The Carlos Whittaker Podcast: Father of the Bride Series

Carlos Whittaker is known for creating community in a world that is more lonely than it has ever been. He joins forces with his followers by creating a space that is safe to talk about topics that matter most. In the Father of the Bride series, Carlos dives deep into his thoughts and feelings as a dad approaching the wedding day of his first born daughter. It’s the perfect series for wedding season! Tune in now! 

To hear more from Carlos, check out his new book called Reconnected! He talks about what he learned from giving up screens for 7 weeks, living with monks, and living with an Amish family. Preorder the book now and get a FREE preview to the intro and chapter one today!

  1. Heart of Dating: New Season!

Heart of Dating is the most accessible resource for Christian Dating! Kait and JJ Tomlin aim to start healthy conversation for men and women and to provide wise input as they answer tough questions. Heart of Dating is kicking off the summer with a whole new season! So far, Season 13 talks all things attraction and dating pressures. Tune in now and stay tuned for more!

With so many new releases in the midst of the new season, there is something for everyone. So sit back by the pool, relax, and let these podcasts add a little more light to your life!