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Entrepreneurs Encouraging Entrepreneurs

By Jamie Shafer Nikki Carlson and Kailynn Bowling knew that business principles rooted in faith could help to create positive experiences for their clients and a desirable place to work. As word of their success has spread, recently they were named by Entrepreneur Magazine as having one of the Top Company Cultures of 2017. Nikki […]

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A Ministry in the Marketplace

By Jamie Shafer Ecclesiastes 3 tells us there is a season for everything. Life is a series of beginnings and endings. Sometimes our new beginnings require something else to end—even something we hold dear. For Beau Vanderbur, former pastor of Sycamore Christian Church in Cincinnati, Ohio, and his wife, Sheila, the journey of the past […]

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No Chance Encounters

By Jamie Shafer On any given day, Jealeania Morris might find herself working at her desk or watching the sun set in farm country as she travels on the back roads of rural America. While her career background includes experience in both corporate settings and vocational ministry, she recognizes that no matter the workplace, her […]

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Ensuring & Insuring the Mission of the Church

By Jamie Shafer Much like in our personal lives, churches need the protection that insurance provides. However, for Brotherhood Mutual it’s about more than just protecting an organization’s assets; it’s about building the kingdom as a whole. Formed over 90 years ago, the company shares on its website that Brotherhood Mutual originated as a mutual […]


Supporting Airline Personnel

By Jamie Shafer Imagine someone who travels the world and encounters a mission field of opportunities each day. Initially you might envision a missionary connecting with others in a foreign land, but that individual could just as easily be a pilot or flight attendant who is connected with the Fellowship of Christian Airline Personnel (FCAP). […]