Episodes

THE MOMENTUM with Janice

Dec. 24, 2021

Join Janice in talking to herself about what the past year has been like and why she has decided to feud with instagram for the next one. WTF: Janice @godhasnotgiven // @jani_the_cat BAD WORDS PODCAST janicelagata.com Things…

PLATFORM CULTURE with Jo

Nov. 25, 2021

Join Janice and her friend Jo for an honest conversation about some of the dramas and “trauma responses” that have flared up in the deconstruction corner of Instagram. (No Nuance/No Names/Not THAT Nude November...) WTF: Jo L…

THE BAIT OF SATAN with The Bad Book Club

Nov. 16, 2021

BAD BOOK CLUB TEASER

B.I.B.L.E. with Josh

Nov. 4, 2021

Join Janice and her friend Josh for part two of a good good conversation on creativity, the Bible and creating new bibles. WTF: Josh @joshlink_ || instagram @_joshlink || twitter @dirtyrottenchurchkids || instagram @dirtyrot…

FRANK PERETTI with Josh

Oct. 28, 2021

Join Janice and her friend Josh Link for some reconsiderations of Frank Peretti, spiritual warfare and the secular world. It's an Irreverent crossover event!! (Warning: May be demonic.) WTF: Josh @joshlink_ || instagram @_jo…

A BLACK WOMAN AT HILLSONG with Joanna

Oct. 14, 2021

Join Janice and her friend Joanna for some backward glances at a few years in the lives of Black women who were wanting, working towards and waiting for Hillsong NYC to be so much better. WTF: Joanna @josiny || instagram @jo…

STEPFORD/PLEASANTVILLE with The Bensons

Oct. 7, 2021

Join Janice for part two of deja vu with The Bensons. From outreach to being unoffendable when everything is a performance to get to the top, how we each took a scenic route to realizing we were never going to look the part.…

THE GOLDEN GOOSE with The Bensons

Sept. 30, 2021

Join Janice for part one of a walk to remember with The Bensons, down the memory lane they share with a certain former celebrity pastor for remembrances and reconsiderations of the kinds of love, leadership and losses we fac…

HEAVEN, PRISON, TACO BELL with Daniel

Sept. 22, 2021

Join Janice and her friend/collaborator/twin Daniel Taytro as they listen to and talk through Lil Nas X's debut album Montero. 0:00:22 What we're doing 0:01:29 Initial thoughts on the album 0:04:42 MONTERO (CALL ME BY YOUR N…

UNACCREDITED CLERGY with Natalia

Sept. 16, 2021

Join Janice and her friend, Natalia Terfa, a legit Lutheran pastor with legit theological education and experience as they talk denominations, ordination and who should get paid for faith. WTF: Natalia: @nterfa (instagram) @…

THE MARKETING FIRM OF WHITE SUPREMACY with Ale

Sept. 9, 2021

Join Janice for part two, a continuation of her conversation with her friend, Alejandra Duque-Cifuentes. Or don't! If you're part of megachurch and wish to happily remain, this episode is not going to help - consider yoursel…

BIG CAT/STARFISH with Ale

Sept. 2, 2021

Welcome back! Join Janice for part one of a true back to school lesson on power from one of her favorite people to learn from, her friend, Alejandra Duque-Cifuentes. It’s a new season, we are going in and Ale is showing us …

IT IS WHAT IT IS NOW with Rich

June 17, 2021

Join Janice and her friend, former church planting pastor, Rich, for some honest talk about happiness, vulnerability, living the dream and then risking it all to fully live a real life as your whole self. Friend of the week:…

CREATIVE, CHARMING AND UNPROBLEMATIC with Faye

June 3, 2021

Join Janice and her friend, Faye, for some bodytalk. Get ready to exercise (and maybe exorcize?) some of the ways you think about the body in general and your body specifically. Friend of the week: Faye // @yourbodyisgood @g…

HOW IS IT FUNCTIONING? with Greg

May 20, 2021

Join Janice for a feast of food for thought with her friend, Greg - one of her favorite thinkers. Get ready for a deep dive into Christianity as an institution and an exploration of how it functions. Friend of the week: Greg…

INSTITUTIONS PROVOKING US with Elizabeth

May 6, 2021

Join Janice for a trip down under with her friend and fellow Hillsong College survivor, Elizabeth. Listen in as they reminisce about the lessons learned and revel in how much they have unlearned. @godhasnotgiven // godhasnot…

FRIENDSHIPS ARE IMPORTANT (PERIOD) with Aramis

April 25, 2021

Join Janice for a conversation about friendship with her longtime acquaintance, Aramis (relationship maven and host of the podcast, Deliberdating). Follow along as they both dig into the importance of friendship and Aramis d…

THE UNGETTABLE GIRL (A Bonus Episode!)

April 20, 2021

Join Janice for a bonus episode featuring one of her most popular past guests ( @ohwetalkintalkin ) and a guest appearance by some random character ( @deliberdating ) as they take on Christian Art during A Week Away. @godhas…

I'M NOT HERE FOR CRUMBS with Libby

April 8, 2021

Join Janice for a good, honest conversation with her friend Libby, as they talk trash (as trash) about the trash that is white supremacy and how to be better allies in spite of it all. Friend of the week: Libby // @elisabeth…

BOTTOM RUNGS with Adrian

March 20, 2021

Join Janice for a good chat with Adrian Gibbs (one of the Dirty Rotten Church Kids) as they go wide and get self-reflective to talk about the white supremacist terror targeting AAPI folx, tensions between Asian and Black com…

JESUS AND JOHN WAYNE with Kristin Du Mez

March 14, 2021

Join Janice for the podcast’s first author interview (!!) as she talks “Jesus and John Wayne” with historian, scholar and author Kristin Du Mez. Come for the evangelical slander and stay for the empathy. Friend of the week: …

IT BE YOUR OWN with Janay

March 4, 2021

Join Janice and her friend (slash-better-stronger-bolder-version-of-her-Hillsong-self) Janay, as they discuss skinfolk, credentials, how to starve at a feast and the truth or fiction of one of Janice's least favorite catchph…

THE VERSION OF ME THAT LOOKED LIKE YOU with Jo

Feb. 21, 2021

Join Janice and the brilliant Jo Luehmann as they discuss the effects of parenting. How much does the way we were raised have to do with the religious spaces we end up in? Do parents always know best? And what do you do when…

THE JOB THEY DO IN HELL with Ajanet

Feb. 11, 2021

Join Janice and her long-standing friend, Ajanet, as they reminisce about the adventures of Rocketpack and Builda, from doing time in Sydney to doing time upstate, it may take longer than it should, but they always escape. F…