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Holy Cannoli

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This is Holy Cannoli. This podcast is all about MAKING SENSE OF life, who we are and why we’re here. Life is Sacred and life is strange. We can experience The Divine, HOLY, transcendent in the most random ways, random locations and through the most random people. This podcast is about you, it's about me, it's about film and TV, it's our world. It’s about God. It's about finding the sacred in the strange. Subscribe and settle in for a listen every Monday Hosted by Bay Area husband and wife Tony and Wendy Gapastione with special guests.

This is Holy Cannoli. This podcast is all about MAKING SENSE OF life, who we are and why we’re here. Life is Sacred and life is strange. We can experience The Divine, HOLY, transcendent in the most random ways, random locations and through the most random people. This podcast is about you, it's about me, it's about film and TV, it's our world. It’s about God. It's about finding the sacred in the strange. Subscribe and settle in for a listen every Monday Hosted by Bay Area husband and wife Tony and Wendy Gapastione with special guests.
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This is Holy Cannoli. This podcast is all about MAKING SENSE OF life, who we are and why we’re here. Life is Sacred and life is strange. We can experience The Divine, HOLY, transcendent in the most random ways, random locations and through the most random people. This podcast is about you, it's about me, it's about film and TV, it's our world. It’s about God. It's about finding the sacred in the strange. Subscribe and settle in for a listen every Monday Hosted by Bay Area husband and wife Tony and Wendy Gapastione with special guests.

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Episodes

46: FILM FEST FACTS + nothing but the FACTS

5/20/2019
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Wendy interviews & Tony MANSPLAINS the BRAVEMAKER film fest. https://www.bravemaker.com/filmfest May 31st, June 1-2, 2019! Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/holycannoli/support

Duration:00:26:15

45: Life + Death Pontificating with Tony

5/9/2019
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It's been a wild week to think about. This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/holycannoli/support

Duration:00:15:02

44: Sympathy for Judas, Thanos and that annoying jerk in your life

4/29/2019
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This one is all me. Solo. (Tony). I just saw AVENGERS End Game last night. No spoilers here but I did have my own personal encounter with someone who seemed to be my personal Thanos for thirty minutes. Why did I let a jerk get the best of me? How can I learn to let go of the toxicity spewed out by others? These words that came from the cross, from a humble man being murdered. "Father forgive them for they do not know what they are doing." Life Changing. Villainizing people is easy but...

Duration:00:16:50

43: Judy Peterson is walking with Jesus and loving like Jesus

4/23/2019
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Judy Peterson is a force to be reckoned with. She's a storyteller, pastor and a deep thinker who practices what she preaches until the point of no return...And it's safe to say she'd go even farther than whatever point was drawn in the sand if it meant walking with Jesus where he walked. She's not your typical pastor (and neither was Jesus). She shares her deep pains, great joys and love of God and scripture in this podcast! Judy gave me (Tony) permission to share her personal email with...

Duration:01:09:01

42: Church Clarity with Sarah Ngu + George Mekhail

4/16/2019
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Clarity is reasonable and ambiguity is harmful. That is the mission of Sarah Ngu + George Mekhail. To cause less harm for women and the LGBTQ+ community. They promote honesty and transparent communications for churches on their websites and more! https://www.churchclarity.org/ Follow them on Instagram! https://www.instagram.com/churchclarity/ Connection with Sarah https://twitter.com/sarahngu and George on Twitter https://twitter.com/gmekhail This podcast is sponsored by Anchor...

Duration:00:35:20

41: Garrett Brown: Scripture & Stanford

4/7/2019
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Garrett Brown was a church planter, pastor on staff for a church for years and now serves some of the most elite young thinkers in the world. A discussion on scripture and Stanford. Here's the group he leads: Christian Union Connect with him on Twitter. https://twitter.com/GarrettBrown2 This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/holycannoli/support

Duration:00:47:57

40: Becoming ANTI-Racist with Andre Henry

3/27/2019
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Anti-racist educator, writer, and activist ANDRE HENRY joins the HOLY CANNOLI PODCAST. Find him on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theandrehenry/ Dig in, listen and get activated. Want to sign up for Andre's HOPE AND HARD PILLS? http://www.andrerhenry.com/ Want to become a patron of his work and financially support him? https://www.patreon.com/hopeandhardpills This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Become a supporter of this podcast:...

Duration:00:56:25

39: What needs to end? or die?

3/18/2019
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Questions we hate to ask--but--What needs to end? or die? Who needs to be fired? Dr. Henry Cloud's book NECESSARY ENDINGS inspired this 10 minute podcast reflection by Tony. @tonygapastione This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/holycannoli/support

Duration:00:10:55

38: Corinne Oestreich is back (& she meet the Back Street Boys)

3/11/2019
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Corinne (from Ep 27) is back to give us an update about her recent surrogacy experience, her response to Nathan Phillips and the Washington DC right to life protest, as well as her experience at the Grammys! We had to get her back on since she's packing up and moving out of California! Enjoy this interview! https://www.instagram.com/misscorinne86/ https://www.powwows.com/young-spirit-singers-rocks-the-red-carpet-of-the-grammys/ Up & Coming with BraveMaker Monday March 25th, 2019 Bias...

Duration:00:46:30

37: The Naked Pastor: Graffiti Artist on the Walls of Religion

3/4/2019
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David Hayward is a living example of someone embracing the sacred and strange of life. Living in New Brunswick Canada, David is a self proclaimed graffiti artist (on the walls of religion) who goes by "The Naked Pastor." You'll have to listen to find out why. David uses his own stories of pastoring a church in Canada to connect with thousands world-wide online with his personal experience of reconstructing his faith. After leaving his official church pastor position he became self-employed...

Duration:00:55:11

36: Creating art & culture: special chat with Matt Nightingale

2/21/2019
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We normally put out our episodes on Monday but since our friend Matt is in town for the Friday 2/22/19 BraveMaker event we recorded a conversation on creating art, church (of course) and culture. http://mattnightingale.com/ https://www.instagram.com/mattnightingale/ Enjoy! Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/holycannoli/support

Duration:00:37:12

35: The Color of Life with Cara Meredith

2/18/2019
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Author, speaker, wife, & mom. Cara's illuminating memoir paints a beautiful path from white privilege toward racial healing, from ignorance toward seeing the image of God in everyone she meets. Her book on Amazon is here. https://www.carameredith.com/ https://twitter.com/caramac54 https://www.instagram.com/carameredithwrites/ https://www.facebook.com/carameredithwrites This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Become a supporter of this podcast:...

Duration:00:48:12

34: Tony's reflections on leadership

2/11/2019
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After a week of being at Sundance for a week, Tony's feeling a bit nostalgic and reflective around what it means to be a leader (and maybe a bit introspective on the last nine months). This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/holycannoli/support

Duration:00:33:32

33: Lamonte found (himself in) his biological family

2/4/2019
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From the snowy mountains of Park City, Utah, home of the Sundance Film Festival comes the story of Lamonte White. Knowing he had been adopted from six months old, Lamonte was curious to learn more about this biological family in his adult life. So he filed some official paperwork with the State of New Jersey where he lived. He quickly found himself in a new story discovering a whole family that was closer than he ever could have imagined. Something very similar was in a recent documentary...

Duration:00:59:43

32: Dave Diller is RENOVATING

1/28/2019
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He was a PAID pastor, now... he's not paid anymore. He's STILL a pastor (at large) and figuring things out about what it means to be a person of faith and a part of the church (or not), like us all. He's got a lot to say and it's fun. Artist, friend, co-owner of our turtle, CHIP in college. Meet my friend from college Dave Diller. https://www.instagram.com/davidcdiller/ This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Become a supporter of this podcast:...

Duration:01:00:53

31: Dan Collison: Exclude or Be Excluded?

1/21/2019
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Dan is a pastor, teacher and community leader in Minneapolis Minnesota. Dan seeks to affirm and include the LGBTQ+ community in his congregation despite pressure and threats that he could lose ministry credentials, his reputation and maybe even the church in which he leads. Take a listen with an open mind and heart. Links to give you more background on...

Duration:01:04:34

30: Values not belief statements with Kevin Neuner

12/26/2018
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Our last conversation of the year is with a pastor, church leader and a theologian who loves the scriptures. The way he thinks about following Jesus will challenge, inspire and potentially rattle you. Take a risk and listen to Kevin Neuner of Palo Alto's Spark Church and see how you might also live the sacred and strange way of living by values instead of belief statements. https://www.facebook.com/kevin.neuner https://www.spark.church/ Sunday March 10th, 2019...

Duration:01:13:04

29: The BraveMaker crossover episode

12/18/2018
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Hope you love film! In this podcast you'll get a sneak peak of a whole new podcast where we interview creators and talk about film and all things creative! This podcast is sponsored by Anchor Voice Messages Become a supporter of this podcast: https://anchor.fm/holycannoli/support

Duration:01:23:22

28: Let the immigrants rise. Interview with Estefania Hermosillo

12/10/2018
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Estefania Hermosillo has her own immigrant story. With a 4.1 GPA in high school she had high hopes of going to a University in California but she was told (by a misinformed guidance counselor) that she wouldn't be eligible for scholarships because she was an undocumented immigrant. So she didn't apply and went to community college... but she soon learned information that would change her life and the lives of many others in which she now supports. This is her story and thousands of others...

Duration:00:48:16

27: Native American, Advocate and surrogate: Corrine Oestreich

12/3/2018
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Corinne is a proud Native American advocating and educating anyone who will listen. She speaks, she writes and she also carries babies...in her womb...for other people...because she's a surrogate mother. Just in time for the Christmas season listen to the story of a woman giving birth for the benefit of others. Corinne is occupied Muwekma Ohlone Territory Oglala/Mohawk/Swiss/Indo, Phenomenally Indigenous, and writer for Powwows.com. Founder of Buffalo Project. Find out more on her Instagram...

Duration:00:49:12