God’s Favorites: A History Podcast
Dwight D. Eisenhower Part I: Little Ike

Dwight D. Eisenhower Part I: Little Ike

May 13, 2022

It's time for a taste of Americana as we take a look at Dwight D. Eisenhower...a president you may not know as well as you think you do.  First up we take a look at the early years of a boy that one girlfriend's father stated "won't amount to a thing."

Minisode: Titanic’s Marconi Wireless Operators

Minisode: Titanic’s Marconi Wireless Operators

April 15, 2022

We're going back to Titanic for the 110th anniversary of the sinking. Jack Phillips and Harold Bride are two of the ship's unsung heroes but their story gets lost behind the dots and dashes.

Stephen Sondheim Part III: Curses You Can’t Undo Left by Fathers You Never Knew

Stephen Sondheim Part III: Curses You Can’t Undo Left by Fathers You Never Knew

April 1, 2022

Sondheim approaches the renaissance of his life and art, but it is not without struggles, heartbreak and finally making peace with his past.

Stephen Sondheim Part II: What’s Hard is Simple

Stephen Sondheim Part II: What’s Hard is Simple

March 15, 2022

What's natural comes hard... Sondheim is finally finding his footing and his backbone as he heads towards a renaissance. But there are secrets and burdens he must carry for his own success.

Stephen Sondheim Part I: How Wonderful A Sound Can Be

Stephen Sondheim Part I: How Wonderful A Sound Can Be

February 22, 2022

Everything's coming up Stephen on God's Favorites! We pay tribute to American composer Stephen Sondheim, who despite his immense talent and fortitude, was plagued with insecurities. But he always came back for more. 

Minisode: Independence Hall

Minisode: Independence Hall

February 8, 2022

The City of Philadelphia works overtime to save the building, known now as Independence Hall, from destruction by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania .

Marquis de Lafayette Part VI: The Right to Reciprocity

Marquis de Lafayette Part VI: The Right to Reciprocity

January 25, 2022

Despite his advancing age, Lafayette can not keep himself out of trying to build the France of his dreams. But old age and more fighting stand in his way.

Marquis de Lafayette Part V: A Farewell Tour

Marquis de Lafayette Part V: A Farewell Tour

January 10, 2022

It's been a tumultuous few years under Napoleon Bonaparte. Lafayette and his son travel to the growing United States as he tries to avoid conflict with King Louis XVIII.

Marquis de Lafayette Part IV: Adrienne

Marquis de Lafayette Part IV: Adrienne

December 28, 2021

Adrienne becomes the heroine of the family as Lafayette goes from a hero of two worlds to a man with no country...all in the shadow of the rise of the French Empire.

Marquis de Lafayette Part III: The National Razor

Marquis de Lafayette Part III: The National Razor

December 14, 2021

Lafayette returns home and continues to work on behalf of the Americans. It's becoming ever more dangerous to live between the two worlds of revolution and aristocracy but Lafayette knows the Americans have his back...right?

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