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In this podcast we talk about a bunch of topics that interest us. Part of what drew us to each other was our many different interests. So we'll be uploading a new podcast every week where we talk about what we're currently into, a topic of the day, and we answer some questions. Anything goes!

Anything Goes with Joe and Carla joeandcarla

    • Personal Journals
    • 4.9, 34 Ratings

In this podcast we talk about a bunch of topics that interest us. Part of what drew us to each other was our many different interests. So we'll be uploading a new podcast every week where we talk about what we're currently into, a topic of the day, and we answer some questions. Anything goes!

    Five Questions For Reflecting on the Pandemic

    Five Questions For Reflecting on the Pandemic

    Our flight home was canceled so we're still here. Here are some of our thoughts reflecting on this pandemic.02:21 Carla is into AmblesideOnline.org05:50 Joe is into reading The Hobbit to Philip08:45 Philip is into cartoons09:54 Topic of the Day: Pandemic Thoughts10:28 What would you do differently if you knew there would be a pandemic?16:19 What are some of your unexpected pains in this pandemic?27:43 Hebrews 11 and the Philippines30:37 What are some of your unexpected joys or benefits in this pandemic?38:30 “I don’t want to do a call when a text would have done. I don’t want to do a face-to-face meeting when an online call would have done.”39:42 How has this pandemic affected your values?45:22 What are you learning about God during this pandemic?54:10 Q&A: “Is it selfish of me to want my husband to make me happy?”

    • 1 hr
    From the West to the East, From the Womb to the Mountains

    From the West to the East, From the Womb to the Mountains

    It's a special Manu episode!00:50 Joe is into Westerns04:14 Carla is into everything Korean15:25 Michael Breen and Mike Breen are different people16:40 Philip is into Japanese Stuff18:22 Special Episode: Manu Episode19:56 Challenges in Having Children22:08 The Husband’s Role in Loving and Leading His Wife Through Reproductive Challenges26:35 The Wisdom of God in Providing a Man and Woman as Parents35:27 The Tension When One Parent Has Stronger Faith for an Issue Than the Other39:52 Carla’s Default Mode42:07 Joe Defends People Named Karen43:40 The Idea for a Potential Homebirth is …birthed?59:35 Manu the Unpredictable01:05:34 Question of the Day: Dream Hiking Destination

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Reply 1988, Long Drives, Calling and Passion Fruit

    Reply 1988, Long Drives, Calling and Passion Fruit

    Carla is into another KDrama. Joe likes driving long distances in the US. We get more into calling and passion fruit gets a surprising mention.01:00 Carla is into Reply 198806:40 Joe is into long drives in the US12:00 Topic of the Day: Calling #216:30 Finding Meaning in whatever you’re doing and the downside of doing that yourself20:35 Are we called to change the world?24:52 Until you fix it here (heart) And address it here (home) Nothing changes here (world)26:26 Mission without Discipleship will Fail / Discipleship without Mission is a Pyramid Scheme / Discipleship with Mission is God’s Kingdom31:17 How do we know our calling?36:00 How other people confirm your calling37:33 Can other people decide your calling for you? What’s the role of community?45:33 How do you deal with burnout or callings in toxic environments?51:41 Side Topic: Is being a pastor’s wife a calling?54:19 Does every callig have to do with making disciples?57:45 Question and Answer: How do you keep your kids in the car seat?

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Calling, Cavities, Authors, and Dude Perfect

    Calling, Cavities, Authors, and Dude Perfect

    Joe is into the Dude Perfect documentary. Carla is into cavity build up. (?!) We talk about calling. If there are a lot of questions, we'll make it into a series. Also, the kids are in the room. Listen till the end for the bloopers.Time Codes:00:00 Why we missed a week05:36 Joe is Into Dude Perfect07:16 Carla is into the build up of cavity (?!)09:54 What is the last name of Joseph, the husband of Mary?11:00 Topic of the Day: Calling13:57 Wrong Ways to Understand Calling15:29 Three Parts of the Call of God in our Lives27:14 The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet. (Frederick Buechner)29:06 The Dude Perfect Documentary and Calling34:20 The Importance of Creating Value39:37 The Beauty of A Life in the Middle of God’s Call41:24 Sometimes One’s Calling Comes in Parcels44:31 Our Four Point Grid for Guiding Our Call (Calling over Career, Message over Brand, Character over Image, Service as Success)52:38 Q&A: Some of our favorite authors (including Philip’s!)01:03:00: Bloopers

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Motherhood Episode, Carla Follows More Podcasts, and Joe’s First (Only?) Videogame Entry

    Motherhood Episode, Carla Follows More Podcasts, and Joe’s First (Only?) Videogame Entry

    We talk about motherhood: the impact our mothers have had on us, the darkside of motherhood, and how we honor our parents when we feel God is telling us something else from what they want us to do.Timecodes:01:14 Joe is into Rome: Total War05:50 Carla is into Brené Brown's podcast16:21 Topic of the Day: Motherhood17:04 Carla's Lesson from Her Mom21:15 A Dad's Influence Compared to a Mom's Influence23:05 Joe's First Lesson From His Mom25:30 Motherhood and Space40:40 The Difference in our Footsteps44:34 The Danger of Idolizing Motherhood49:14 Carla's KDrama Mentoring Group50:58 Valentine's Day in the Bonifacio House55:11 The Danger of Idolizing Children01:03:02 Honor Doesn't Mean Obedience01:06:44 Question and Answer: How to Honor Toxic Parents

    • 1 hr 13 min
    Marriage Questions for Singles: The One, Red Flags, Best Time, and Not Wanting Marriage

    Marriage Questions for Singles: The One, Red Flags, Best Time, and Not Wanting Marriage

    We finish all the marriage questions. And they're really meaty ones! Time Codes:00:33 - Carla is into Nature Podcasts: Nat Geo and Overstory07:43 - Joe is into The Office12:20 - How do we keep the passion alive in marriage?23:33 - How do I know this person is the one?30:30 - What do I do when my partner doesn’t want to talk about the future?35:45 - Do I break up when I see a red flag or do I accept it?44:30 - How do I bring up with someone that God is a must in marriage?48:37 - What is the best time to get married? Should we start it young?54:45 - Why do we even need marriage? Is it wrong to not want marriage?01:01:33 - How do we deal with hurtful comments from in-laws?01:07:49 - What can a wife do to encourage her husband to lead her spiritually?01:10:50 - What can a wife do when she finds out that her husband has been unfaithful?

    • 1 hr 19 min

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