Welcome to Coffee & Chai, a podcast on faith, culture, and our continual pursuit of happiness. I am a Software Engineer in the San Francisco Bay Area, as well as a Pastor, and I've had the opportunity to meet some incredible people who are doing some cool and creative things, and are changing the world in amazing ways. From music to technology, social justice, and all things FAITH, we're talking about it!
I LOVE drinking Chai, and everyone loves Coffee...hence Coffee & Chai!
Music and Faith (ft. Cassandra Mary)
Cassandra Mary is singer, songwriter, producer, and musician from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Her latest song, Come/Go, is currently trending on Spotify and reaching thousands of listeners around the world. On the podcast, we talk music, creativity, and faith! Follow her on IG @cassandramary, and listen to "Come/Go" on all streaming platforms (https://ffm.to/comego).
Finances and Faith (ft. Shannaan Dawda)
Shannaan Dawda is is a certified public account, financial coach, and author of the 5-star rated book "From Paychecks to Power". Everyday he works with clients helping them become financially free. On the podcast, we talk about financial habits, debt free strategies, and the connection of our faith in finances. You can follow Shannaan on Instagram (@shannaandawda), as well as purchase his book on Amazon.
Creativity and Faith (ft. Bledjon)
Bledjon is a rapper, actor, poet, and all-around creative. In 2015 he launched his debut album, "The Popular Loner", and in 2020 he's releasing his latest album, "Worth the Weight". On the podcast, we talk about creativity, the process, and how what we create is a reflection of our lives and everything we go through. You can follow Bledjon on Instagram/Twitter (@bledjon510), as well as listen to his music and latest album on Apple Music/Spotify. All of this can be found on his website https://bledjon.com.
Trap Yoga & Jesus (ft. Audrey Cash)
Audrey Cash is often referred to as a soul flow teacher. She has a passion for connecting the physical practice, mindfulness, and inner awareness. Her students consider her greatest teaching strength as her ability to provide a challenging class that is approachable and inspiring. Audrey is the owner of Level3 Yoga, a mobile yoga studio that provides pop-up classes throughout the metro Atlanta area. Along with her 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification, Audrey has completed trainings in Yin Yoga, Grounded Kids Yoga, and is currently a E.R.Y.T. with the Yoga Alliance. She has been teaching since 2015 and formerly served as a studio manager at CorePower Yoga. On the podcast we discuss entrepreneurship, trap yoga, and faith. Follow Audrey on IG (@thesoulfulyogi).
Faith in Homebuying (ft. Tamika Ellsworth)
Tamika Ellsworth is a founding Realtor of EQ1 Real Estate, a boutique brokerage in Silicon Valley who are changing the face of real estate. As seen on season 6 of the TV show, 'The American Dream', Tamika’s passion for real estate echos her love for a great success story! On the podcast we discuss the process of buying a home, and the faith behind every story.
Faith in Practice (ft. Kyle Woumn)
Kyle Woumn is a Software Engineer and CTO of Shopr, an online marketplace that connects shoppers to the local apparel stores around them to get their items delivered within 2-hours. On the podcast we talk about entprenuership, putting our skills in practice, and the faith required to get started and keep going.
Love this podcast
I love hearing these stories of how people are finding, following, and using their passions in purposeful ways. Always inspiring.