Robo of Flawless Vapors

July 22, 2017

This week Robo and I sit down to a cup of Kenya Gichugu from NEAT Coffee. Robo works at Flawless, a new local vape shop in Utica that features a pool table, dart board, comfortable couches, and e-hookas. Robo shares about his childhood growing up in Utica and how he made it out of the gang life, poverty, and abuse.

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Skyler Buck

July 12, 2017

This week I am joined by Skyler Buck, Children's Ministry Director at Eastgate church in Cumming Georgia. We talk about his life growing up, being a new dad, and the fun things he and his wife are doing with the children's ministry. On this episode we're drinking the Filter Blend from Peaks Coffee Company. A special thank you goes out to Soleil Cafe in Fayettville, NY for hooking us up with this delicious coffee.

 

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Walkin’ Me Home by Enoch

July 1, 2017

Due to some technical difficulties, this song was not added at the end of the last episode (with Esteban Vasquez). Here it is now for your listening pleasure.

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Esteban Vazquez from the Flippin’ Flippers Podcast

June 29, 2017

This week Esteban Vazquez, co-host of the Flippin' Flippers podcast, joins me to share his story of overcoming drugs and alcohol, and finding his place in life. On this episode I'm drinking Camber Coffee.

 

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Dominic Romani

June 22, 2017

This week we take a little road trip to Albany to talk with Dominic Romani. Dominic shares his story about becoming an ER nurse, his love for reading, his love for fine food and drink, and some insight to how the city of Albany functions. Make sure you go check out Dominic’s Instagram @literary_libations_

 

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Colby (Big City) Sutter of RedBeard Coffee Roasters

June 15, 2017

This week I meet up with Colby (Big City) Sutter from RedBeard Coffee. We talk about his work talking with teens about drug use and his passion for roasting coffee over an open fire. Make sure you take a few minutes to check out Colby's TEDx Talk and his book, Freedom Clause: 14 Amendments To Freedom.

 

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Bill Divens

June 8, 2017

This week Bill and I sit down to a great cup of coffee from Utica Coffee Roasting and talk about his experience growing up in Utica, his love of cars, music, and his family. If you enjoy laughing, you're in for a treat this week.

 

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Carl Stubbs

June 1, 2017

In this episode I sit down and chat with Carl Stubbs. Carl doesn't like coffee so we enjoy some Cascara Soda. Cascara is the dried fruit of the coffee cherry. Carl shares with us his experience growing up in Brooklyn, NY and his journey of getting out of trouble and building a family. Click here to join the Facebook group and interact with us!!!

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Zach Wright from the Soma podcast

May 25, 2017

This week Zach and I connect over google hangouts and talk about his podcast, the diversity of Christian theology, and how he found love on the internet. Make sure you go check out his show, the Soma Podcast.

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pro tip: listen all the way to the end for an easter egg

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Paul Pennington from The Flippin Flippers Podcast

May 17, 2017

This week I sit down with Paul Pennington, co-host of The Flippin' Flippers Podcast. We talk about how he started flipping, how he met his wife, and draw some wisdom as well as some laughs from his career as a photographer.

This week we're drinking coffee from Peaks Coffee Co andUtica Coffee Roasting

Get your tickets for the New Hope Worship and Encounter Conference Here. My wife and I will be brewing up coffee throughout the conference.

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