Catholic Hip-Hop Performer, Joe Melendrez, Joins Jesse! (#226)
The Fallen State (Audio)
On this week's episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson is joined by Joe Melendrez, a Catholic hip-hop performer and speaker. Tune in as Jesse learns more Joe's views on his career as a faith-based hip-hop performer, as well as his thoughts on his Catholic faith, relationships, and the world we're living in today. You don't want to miss it!
Taylor and Liv share memories from specific years in their life and how these and other memories shaped who they are and how they can help us through tough times. Musician & Speaker Joe Melendrez joins the show to discuss baldness, moles, workaholism and more. Find out more from him at JoeMelendrez.com. We close the show by introducing a BRAND NEW SEGMENT called Freestyle Preaching. Each host gives the other three words and they have to give a 60s sermon including those three words. We think it's hilarious but you let us know what you think :) Subscribe/Rate Never miss out on the craziness of each episode by hitting the subscribe button RIGHT NOW! Help other people find the show and #MakeCatholicismFunAgain by taking a few moments to leave a review in your podcasting app. Thanks! Connect 🎉Twitter: @taylorschroll & @fortecatholic 🎉Instagram: @taylorschroll 💖Twitch: Twitch.tv/fortecatholic Patreon Exclusive bonus content at Patreon.com/ForteCatholic. Hours of more show, access to receiving some sweet Forte Catholic swag/saint cards and a great way to help Taylor feed his three hungry children. Deals Libertas Alive Gear ForteCatholic.com/alive for 15% off Taylor's current favorite Catholic shirts and outerwear! Get your own so you can finally look cool. Catholic Balm Co. ForteCatholic.com/beard for 11% off your next order of anything you've ever need for your beard, lips or skin. Sock Religious ForteCatholic.com/socks for 15% off your next order of the best socks around. All music used on the show is by Brandon “BeTheSymbol” Morel. Find his music at bethesymbol.com. Episode art by Rebekah Landry. Special Guest: Joe Melendrez.Sponsored By:Catholic Balm Co.: Attention! Do you or someone you love have a beard, lips or skin!?!? Then boy do we have an offer for you! Forte Catholic has partnered with Catholic Balm Co. to bring you a great offer to save on your next purchase AND support both Forte Catholic and Youth Ministry. Every time you use the link below to purchase your next beard balm, you are supporting the work of Forte Catholic. Not only that, but the proceeds from Catholic Balm Co. go to support youth ministry across the nation. ALSO, if you use the code "forte" on your next purchase, you can save 10%! Wait, did I say 10%? Ooo buddy! We made like the 1984 movie Spinal Tap & turned it to 11. 11% off your first purchase! Sad because you already used the code once and want the same deal? Pro Tip: Use a friend or family members email at checkout to get the discount again ;) Promo Code: forteSupport Forte Catholic
Alto by Libertas is inspired by the Italian phrase "Verso l'alto", which means "to the heights" and is inspired by the heroic life of Pier Giorgio Frassati. Listen to conversations on Faith, Culture, Fitness and Mission-Driven Entrepreneurship that will help us pursue "the heights" together. Joe Melendrez is one of America's most energetic and electrifying Catholic keynote speaker, performer, MC and event/retreat leader. He has released four major Catholic hip-hop albums and travels the country and world sharing the Gospel with young people everywhere. Joe is the founder and CEO of God Swagg Apparel and the host of the Mission Driven Podcast. He holds a BA in Religious Studies from the University of Dayton and lives in the Simi Valley, CA area with his lovely wife and two young children.In our conversation we touched on various powerful topics, such as Joe's profound encounter experience with the Lord at age 15, how he came to grow in Faith and embrace his vocation and mission as a son of God, performer, and husband/father, and the mindsets and habits he uses on a daily basis to stay productive, energized and close to the Lord. Joe's charisma and passion for the Lord is truly unique and special, our conversation is going to inspire and motivate you! Follow Joe, invite him to come perform and cop some merch!:Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joemelendrez/Podcast: https://plinkhq.com/i/1471711284?to=pageTikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@joemelendrezmusicLinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joemelendrez/Twitter: https://twitter.com/joemelendrezFacebook: https://facebook.com/joemelendrezSnapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/add/joemelendrezWebsite: https://www.joemelendrez.com/Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/RosaryRapSpotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/16Li9B5ac8F6xKLZzS5Eix?si=UDPsfc70QMKJx26eW8DIxg Learn more about Libertas and shop our Faith inspired merch at www.libertasalive.com. Use code alto10 for 10% OFF at checkout! Follow us on Instagram @libertas_alive and sign up for our newsletter! Please subscribe, rate, review and share! Shout outs: Taylor Shroll who produced and edited this episode. Check him out! Dope Music:Dream Catcher by Kevin MacLeodLink: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4650-dream-catcherLicense: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/Wholesome by Kevin MacLeodLink: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/5050-wholesomeLicense: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
In this week’s episode, I speak with Joe Melendrez. He is one of America’s most exciting Catholic performers. He is a natural MC, a dynamic musical performer, an inspiring speaker, and an expert retreat leader. Joe shares how he was inspired to pursue the path he is on now, the origins of his Rosary Rap came to be, his experience at Kayne West’s Sunday Service and much more! For all things, Joe Melendrez, go to https://www.joemelendrez.com/ A BIG Thank you to our Executive Producers: Dr. Jeff Vista, Chris Lehmann, 2019 Men’s ACTS Team and Joe Nunez. Special thanks to Philip Strauch III for providing the Outro Music, "He must Increase." Text and Tune copyrighted. We are also brought to you by Breadbox Media. Check out our ever-growing line up of excellent Catholic Podcasts. Like what you hear? Support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/thejohn330podcast
Episode 10: Rep What You Believe - With Joe Melendrez
Two Catholic Dudes Podcast
In Episode 10, Ryan and Danny sit down with their friend Joe Melendrez and talk all about modern ways we can evangelize; from Joe's music career, his clothing line, family life, and more. Tell us all the fun, exciting ways that you share your faith with the world! Please help support this channel and this growing community by liking, commenting, and subscribing to stay up to date on all our upcoming episodes, and most importantly...please share this podcast on your social if you got anything out of it. We appreciate it so much!! ----------------------------------------- Joe Melendrez Website: https://www.joemelendrez.com/ Social Media @ JoeMelendrez Joe's Podcast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hn5yCi0MM0A ----------------------------------------- Consider supporting us on Patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/twocatholicdudes ----------------------------------------- Find us on Social Media: Instagram: @_TwoCatholicDudes Twitter: @2CatholicDudes Facebook: @TwoCatholicDudes Or email us TwoCatholicDudes@gmail.com and let us know how we're doing, book us for an event, or ask us a question. New episodes every Monday at 10am PST. Subscribe to stay up to date with the latest episodes! Please like and comment how we're doing, and PLEASE share this podcast if you've gotten anything out of it. We want to help this community grow and thrive, but it's up to you!
This guy is blowing up in the Catholic scene for a reason. Today, Adrian sans his imaginary brother Ramon; has a conversation with a man who is everywhere in the youth ministry scene. He is a child of God, husband, father, speaker, rapper, merchant of Catholic swag, and up until recently, he also had a side-hustle as a full-time Catholic school teacher. You can find him at:https://www.joemelendrez.comhttps://www.instagram.com/joemelendrez/https://twitter.com/JoeMelendrezhttp://www.facebook.com/joemelendrezhttps://www.youtube.com/rosaryraphttp://www.snapchat.com/add/joemelendrezAnd if you have time and want to be awesome, give us a five star review. You already read all this, so I know you have the time. And if you did already, thank you.