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We want to challenge and inspire people by sharing the stories and ideas of real people.

    3 Canucks in Guatemala: A Podcast Travelogue

    3 Canucks in Guatemala: A Podcast Travelogue

    A Conversation with Natalya Wagantall, Brooke Van Roon & Selina Novello - In February 2020, a team of 23 high school students and leaders from Cochrane Alliance Church travelled to San Raymundo, Guatemala to connect with families, teach at a local school, and invest in community projects. Three of those students—Natalya, Brooke and Selina—dish on their experience and reflect on its impact on them and their team.

    Resources
    Selina’s Jewelry Business

    Natalya’s shoe collection

    • 45 min
    Leading Cochrane in Uncertain Times

    Leading Cochrane in Uncertain Times

    A Conversation with Mayor Jeff Genung - COVID 19 has affected all of us, and government officials carry the responsibility of leading us through a challenging time. In this episode, Jason interviews Cochrane's Mayor Jeff Genung. Learn how the pandemic is personally affecting Jeff and other mayors in Alberta, as well as the townspeople and business owners of Cochrane.

    To connect with Mayor Genung, visit www.cochrane.ca/507/Members-of-Council.

    • 49 min
    Feeding Rohingya Families in Lockdown

    Feeding Rohingya Families in Lockdown

    Another Conversation with Bob - Bob and his team have been getting to know Rohingya refugees in one SE Asian country for almost a decade. Now that the COVID-19 crisis has put 90% of these families out of work, the door has opened to start a food hamper program that feeds over 1200 people per week. Hear what’s happening today as we follow-up our 2019 conversation. 

    • 32 min
    Practicing Medicine in a Pandemic

    Practicing Medicine in a Pandemic

    A Conversation with Julie Torrie and Tamar Koleba - The outbreak of the Coronavirus has given many of us new appreciation for medical professionals. In this episode we interview practitioners serving Western Canadians in two different provinces. Tamar Koleba, Director at Lower Mainland Pharmacy Services in Vancouver, BC and Dr. Julie Torrie, Family Practitioner in Cochrane, AB give us an inside look at work, family and faith as they lead through uncharted waters. (And Tamar just happens to be Jason’s sister too.)

    Resources
    CochraneDocs

    • 53 min
    A Canadian Counselor in Rwanda

    A Canadian Counselor in Rwanda

    A Conversation with Jordan Bell - Although the Rwandan Genocide is a distant memory for many Canadians, the tragic events of the mid 1990’s continue to have lasting implications on the 12 million people who call Rwanda home. This winter, Cochrane’s own Jordan Bell took her third trip to Africa to offer Rwandans counselling and spiritual direction. In this episode, Jordan shares her experiences and tells the story of returning to Canada in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Resources:
    Lighthouse Counselling Centre

    Hands and Feet International 

     

    • 37 min
    What’s the Deal with Worship?

    What’s the Deal with Worship?

    A Conversation with Randall Heier and Joe Sinanan - Christians have a strange habit: they gather together regularly to sing the praises of an unseen God. Why do they do this? What does it accomplish? What’s the best way to do it? Listen-in as two lead worshippers—Randall Heier from Cochrane Alliance Church and Joe Sinanan from Burn 24-7 Calgary give their take and share their experiences.

    Resources
    Burn 24/7 - Calgary



    Feb 28th - 4 Hour Burn - Cochrane Alliance Church



    Fire and Fragrance Conference



    Randall Heier - Original Song "His Name"

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

caraleanne ,

Love it!

I think it’s so great that Jason has started this podcast because he has great interview skills. I look forward to hearing the other episodes!

RandallHeier ,

Genuine and honest!

Love this podcast! Everyone has a story this podcast has some great ones!

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