The Fatherhood
Weathering The Storms

Weathering The Storms

February 22, 2020

On the latest episode of The Fatherhood Podcast, veteran ESPN Radio producer Shannon Penn stops by to reflect on the death of Kobe Bryant, share his personal story of balancing career aspirations with the responsibilities of fatherhood, reveal how he dealt with a racist incident with his daughter and more. 

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Listen to First Take, Your Take on ESPN Radio: http://www.espn.com/espnradio/podcast/archive/_/id/18418427

Fatherhood At 40

Fatherhood At 40

January 25, 2020

Jonathon Briggs became a first-time father six weeks before his 40th birthday. This week on The Fatherhood Podcast, he joins Jamar to discuss his parenthood journey, including being an "older" dad, learning his daughter had autism, taking care of his mental health and more. 

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Walking By Faith

Walking By Faith

December 14, 2019

This week on The Fatherhood Podcast, Jamar is joined by Rev. Omari Hughes, lead minister of New Life Laurel, an off-site campus of Reid Temple AME Church. The two discuss faith and fatherhood, seeing faith as something practical, balancing ministry with being a dad, handling the "preacher's son" label and much more. 

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Visit New Life Laurel: https://reidtemple.org/newlifelaurel

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Music courtesy of Lee Trebl

 

 

Overcoming Adversity

Overcoming Adversity

November 23, 2019

On the latest episode of The Fatherhood Podcast, Jamar is joined by D.C. native and founder of Helping Others With Life, Mr. Charles King. Charles shares his personal story of overcoming being a victim of gun violence, spending time in prison, being a new father while incarcerated and much more. 

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Music courtesy of @leetrbl

12 Months A Father

12 Months A Father

November 2, 2019

On the latest episode of The Fatherhood Podcast, Jamar returns from a brief hiatus to talk about his son turning one, the feelings he has having been a father for a year and more. 

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Music courtesy of @leetrbl

Summer Sessions: Vol. 3

Summer Sessions: Vol. 3

August 17, 2019

On the third and final edition of The Fatherhood Podcast's "Summer Sessions" series, educator by day and Atlanta Hawks beat reporter by night Eddie Powell stops by to talk about how losing his own father affected him, the approach he takes fathering a son and a daughter, why he's willing to be vulnerable in front of his kids, and more. 

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Summer Sessions: Vol. 2

Summer Sessions: Vol. 2

July 17, 2019

On the second edition of The Fatherhood Podcast's "Summer Sessions" series, veteran NFL reporter Jim Trotter stops by to talk about raising daughters, making sacrifices to be present, balancing the responsibilities of covering the NFL with fatherhood and more.

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Summer Sessions: Vol. 1

Summer Sessions: Vol. 1

June 29, 2019

On the first edition of The Fatherhood Podcast summer sessions series, Omar Michaud, producer of the new Ron Artest x Showtime documentary "Quiet Storm," joins the show to talk about the film, the steps he's taken to improve his mental health, how fatherhood has changed him, how he's a constant presence in his son's life even though he's miles away, and more. 

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The New Normal: Part II

The New Normal: Part II

May 25, 2019

In the season finale of The Fatherhood Podcast, Jamar rides solo and takes a moment to thank listeners for their support, reflects on life as a father thus far and provides an update on what's next for the show. 

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A Love Like This

A Love Like This

May 18, 2019

On Episode 24 of The Fatherhood Podcast, Jamar is joined by world-renowned content director and photographer and co-founder of the Creative Theory Agency, Gary Williams, Jr. The two discuss the impact fatherhood has had on his career and how his wife and daughter have allowed him to experience another level of love like he's never felt before. As a bonus, Gary also makes a big announcement about his growing family! 

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Learn more about the Creative Theory Agency: http://www.creativetheory.agency/

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