Sex, Drugs, and Jesus
Sex, Drugs, and Jesus tells about taboo topics and shares stories about surviving the social outskirts. De'Vannon has had a long journey of self-discovery including being kicked out of his church for his sexuality, serving in the military during “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” becoming a drug dealer and convict, and ultimately rising from the social outskirts to become a healthy and insightful entrepreneur.
Episode #6: Life is Too Short for Crappy Sex, with Cindy Pierce
Let’s talk about sex! But how? It’s healthy to have conversations about sex with others, but we need to talk with ourselves too. In this episode, sex educator Cindy Pierce and I discover what lies behind our shyness to talk about our bodies and desires. We also shed light on the Christian church’s problematic approach to sexuality, and how it can shape Christians the wrong way.
Episode #5: When Passionate Parenting Isn’t Enough, with Paul Poldosky
How does early childhood trauma affect us as grown-ups? Why does a neglected child turn into a manipulative criminal? My guest this week, Paul Podolsky, explains how some parents end up “raising a criminal.” He shows extreme examples in his, his wife’s, and his daughter’s life to guide us through their journey, and what to do when things don’t go according to plan. Subscribe at https://sexdrugsandjesus.supercast.com for the full-length cut!
Episode #4: Reinvigorating Manhood and How We Talk About it, With Gregory Koufacos
What is the connection between manhood and addiction? Why do some men fail to reach their full potential? I had a great discussion with addiction expert, Gregory Koufacos. He explains his ideas about the ‘Male Womb’ and how men can live a happier, more fulfilling life using his controversial method.
Episode #3: Perfectly Hidden Depression and Self-Worth with Dr. Margaret Rutherford
What exactly is Perfectly Hidden Depression? This syndrome is different than typical denial or avoidance. It’s a survival technique, developed as an defense mechanism against devastating early childhood experiences. In this episode, I sat down with Dr. Margaret Rutherford to learn how to uncover perfectly hidden depression, and how to overcome it.
Episode #2: Street Smarts from Veteran Los Angeles Prosecutor, Jonathan Cristall, Esq.
In this episode, De’Vannon and veteran Los Angeles Prosecutor, Jonathan Cristall, Esq. discuss sexual abuse, drug abuse and other types of crime. What's it like learning the hard way? Sometimes you end up living on the streets or getting arrested… Listen to this educational, exciting interview and learn more about taboos and prosecution.
Episode #1: Building a Happy Life & Finding your F*ckyeah, with Alexis Rockley
I shared an edgy, educational and invigorating conversation with Alexis Rockley, author of Find Your F*ckyeah: Stop Censoring Who You Are and Discover What You Really Want. We talk about the concept of building a happy life with the right kind of approach to self-care, and the right people in it. Feel like something's missing? Subscribe at https://sexdrugsandjesus.supercast.com for the full-length cut!