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“A slice of hope to raise faithful kids.”

Join award-winning Catholic author and homeschooling columnist, Antony Barone Kolenc, as he hosts a show focused on issues that impact youth today.

Title Description Air Date
Using Imagination to Teach History 2023-01-28
Turning the Tide of Teen Atheism

Tony speaks with Bryan Mercier, a popular speaker with teens across the nation, about stemming the rise of atheism in our youth today, and we review his website, TheCatholicTruth.Org. Episode Links Guest: Bryan MercierReviewed Item: TheCatholicTruth.Org

2023-01-21
Teens Active in the Cause for Life 2023-01-14
A Writing Community for Teens

Tony speaks with Dominic de Souza, the founder of Legend Fiction, about the importance for teens to have a writing community for self-expression and mentorship, and we review his site, Legend Fiction. Episode Links Dominic de Souza – https://dominicdesouza.com/Legend Fiction – https://legendfiction.com/

2023-01-06
The Parents Guide to Social Media

Tony interviews Evan Barber, a publisher at Axis, about the various social media platform challenges for parents and teens today, and they review five of the Axis Guidebooks by Tyndale Kids. Episode Links Our guest: Evan Barber – https://axis.org/staff/The reviewed item: Axis Parent Guidebooks – https://www.amazon.com/Parents-Guide-YouTube-Axis/dp/1496467302

2022-12-17
Controversial Saints

Tony interviews teacher and author Joseph Lewis about the best ways to speak with kids about controversial saints, and we review Joseph’s YA novel, Miracle at the Mission. Guest: Joseph LewisReviewed Item: Miracle at the Mission

2022-12-10
Christmas Activities for Our Kids 2022-12-03
Speaking with Teens about Truth

Tony interviews author Mary Woods about her novel, Markmaker, and on speaking to teens about the importance of knowing truth and identifying falsehood, and we review Lois Lowry’s novel, The Giver. For more of guest Mary Woods visit https://maryjessicawoods.com/ Reviewed Item: ‘The Giver’ by Lois Lowry

2022-11-19
Speaking with Teens about Evil

Tony interviews award-winning author Jill Willis about her YA novel, The Demons Among Us, and on speaking to teens about the existence of evil, and we review Sharon Rene’s series, Defying Destiny. For more Jill Willis: https://jillkwillis.com/thedemonsamongus/ Reviewed item: ‘Defying Destiny’ by Sharon Ren

2022-11-12
Talking with Kids about Church Scandal 2022-11-05