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Marketplace Ministry

By Jason Smith
A podcast for Christian entrepreneurs that looks at business through a Biblical lens. Your business is a calling, and when done well, it is an act of worship that brings glory and honor to God. Join us each week as we encourage you to build kingdom minded businesses that bring a positive impact in your sphere of influence.
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How To Crush Imposter Syndrome And Live the Life God Planned For You
I'm not good enough. I don't have what it takes. I'm a fraud. These negative thoughts are shared among all people, regardless of their economic status. Today, we are talking about the pandemic of imposter syndrome. What is it, and what can you do about it so you can live the life God planned? We recorded this episode live on Clubhouse. Grab your copy of Who I Am According To God's Word: https://jmsmith8094.systeme.io/34a9be3b Follow Us On Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Follow Us On Instagram - https://instagram.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith - @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat - @jjeffcoat45
39:00
May 09, 2022
Why We Use Essential Oils
Jeannie Smith joins me on the show today to discuss why we use essential oils in our home. If you have been curious about essential oils, then this is the show for you. We talk about what they have done for us; and how you can benefit from using essential oils in your home. Connect with Jeannie on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/jeannie.smith.716 Shop Young Living https://bit.ly/3F9vZHo Follow Us On Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Follow Us On Instagram - https://instagram.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith - @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat - @jjeffcoat45
22:18
May 02, 2022
Do You Want to Start A Podcast?
Do you want to start a podcast? In this episode, I shared when I realized I wanted to create a podcast. Join my podcast membership if you have ever thought about starting a podcast but aren't sure where to start. You can become a founding member now through April 30, 2022. To join, send me a message or text MEMBERSHIP to 502-833-6136. Follow Us On Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Follow Us On Instagram - https://instagram.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith - @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat - @jjeffcoat45
16:07
April 25, 2022
Mission Accomplished
When Jesus died on the cross, He gave a clear demonstration to us that leaders accomplish their missions. This episode concludes our series on the Leadership Lessons of Jesus. Join us for Revival Nights at Abundant Life Church - Stream Live on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/c/AbundantLifeChurchKY Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Apply for the Kingdom-Minded Entrepreneurs Mastermind Group - Text MASTERMIND to 502-833-6136 for more information
38:04
April 18, 2022
Leaders Don't Take All the Credit
Jesus gave credit to John the Baptist's ministry. He confirmed that John was the fulfillment of Malachi's prophecy, and declared that the anointing of Elijah rested upon Him. By recognizing John's ministry, Jesus gave us a clear example that as leaders we must give credit where credit is due instead of hoarding all the praise for ourselves. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Apply for the Kingdom-Minded Entrepreneurs Mastermind Group - Text MASTERMIND to 502-833-6136 for more information
24:15
April 11, 2022
Leaders Serve Their People
When Jesus described what genuine leadership looked like, He first discussed what genuine leadership is not. Genuine leadership is not following the example of the world by lording it over our followers. By contrast, genuine leadership is when leaders serve their people. Do you want to improve your leadership? Find out three strategies you can use in your workplace to lead from a position of service in today's episode. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Apply for the Kingdom-Minded Entrepreneurs Mastermind Group - Text MASTERMIND to 502-833-6136 for more information
38:39
April 04, 2022
Guarding Against Cancel Culture
Cancel culture is a cancer of society that affects Christians and non-Christians alike. It doesn't matter who you are. If you allow the toxicity of "cancel culture" to take root in your heart, it will destroy your relationships. Discover four ways to guard your heart against cancel culture. Today's show features the talk I prepared and delivered at the 2021 Purity Conference at Abundant Life Church in Radcliff, Kentucky. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
26:40
March 28, 2022
Leaders Follow Through
Jesus surprised His disciples when He began to do this. One of them even tried to stop Him, but He finished the job anyway. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
22:05
March 21, 2022
Leading Through Grief
Grief is a powerful emotion that can debilitate a person, yet Jesus experienced grief after receiving some bad news. Find out how He handled it, and get a new strategy for leading through grief in your life. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
16:53
March 14, 2022
Know Your Vision and Plan
Jesus knew where He was going. He also knew what the plan was for those that would follow Him. When you know your vision, you will know exactly what to do. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
30:51
March 07, 2022
Leaders Send Their Followers
If you are not doing this, you are missing out on great returns for your business and ministry. After Jesus' Sermon on the Mount, He demonstrated outstanding leadership by doing this. What He did worked so well over 2,000 years ago that military organizations still use it today. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
30:49
February 28, 2022
We Have A Wow Marriage
For the first time ever, my wife Jeannie Smith joins me on the podcast to share about what we learned and experienced at the WOW Marriage Conference this past weekend. We pray that our insights will inspire you and help you to transform your marriage into a WOW Marriage. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store It's the last week to sign up for the Marketplace Ministry Coaching Program $50/month or $550/year - https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/coaching
22:30
February 21, 2022
Leaders Are Teachers
Jesus was more than a master at showing His disciples how to do things. He also spent time teaching them. Find out how teaching is an integral part of being a leader. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store Sign up for the Marketplace Ministry Coaching Program $50/month or $550/year - https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/coaching
27:39
February 14, 2022
From Embers to Lasting Flames
Chris and Lisa Wood, the other half of the Wow Marriage Podcast, join me today to talk about their upcoming Wow Marriage Conference, this February at Abundant Life Church in Radcliff, Kentucky. During this episode, we discuss what they see as the biggest problems affecting marriages today and what we can do about it. This episode is brought to you by the Wow Marriage Conference. Register online at https://alcky.com/marriageconference Listen to The Wow Marriage Podcast https://wowmarriageconferencepodcast.buzzsprout.com/ Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store Sign up for the Marketplace Ministry Coaching Program $50/month or $550/year - https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/coaching
27:23
February 07, 2022
Leaders Lead by Example
"Show, don't tell," and "Lead by example." These are simple leadership concepts, but they are easy to overlook. Resist the temptation to tell people what to do. Stop thinking that the best way to get things done is to do it yourself. What did Jesus do? The only command He gave His disciples when they first started following Him was, "Follow me." After that, He showed them what ministry is. He showed them how to follow Him. This episode is brought to you by the Wow Marriage Conference. Register online at https://alcky.com/marriageconference Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store Sign up for the Marketplace Ministry Coaching Program $50/month or $550/year - https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/coaching
31:51
January 31, 2022
Leaders Call Their Followers
After the Holy Ghost launched Jesus into ministry, and after Jesus had proven Himself through 40 days of fasting and temptation by the devil, the next thing Jesus did was He called His followers. In this episode, we'll talk about why that's important and why you can't rely on the Field of Dreams mentality of "if you build it, they will come" to build a profitable business. This episode is brought to you by the Wow Marriage Conference. Register online at https://alcky.com/marriageconference Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store Sign up for the Marketplace Ministry Coaching Program $50/month or $550/year - https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/coaching
24:27
January 24, 2022
Leaders Follow the Holy Ghost
It is interesting that Jesus, who was God, needed to be led by the Holy Spirit, who is also God, in order to be launched into His ministry. If Jesus needed the leadership of the Holy Ghost, how much more do we, mere humans, need the leadership of the Holy Spirit in our lives? In this episode, find out what it means to be led by the Holy Ghost in your business, ministry, and life. This episode is brought to you by the Wow Marriage Conference. Register online at https://alcky.com/marriageconference Connect with Marketplace Ministry  Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Call or Text Us – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store and take advantage of our $10 sale on best-selling titles. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
28:01
January 17, 2022
Leaders Are Prepared
Jesus provided many examples of what leadership is. During this series, we will examine what the gospels have to say about Jesus and His leadership style. We will uncover what we have extracted from the Bible about Jesus' leadership. In this episode, we talk about how God prepared Jesus for His ministry. In addition, we talk about how God has equally prepared us for everything He has called us to do. This episode is brought to you by the Wow Marriage Conference. Register online at https://alcky.com/marriageconference Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Text – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store: Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
29:58
January 10, 2022
The Secret to a Better Marriage is You
Chris and Maria Walker from The Wow Marriage Podcast join me on the show today to talk about marriage. They share some of the struggles they experienced in the early years of their marriage and explain how the grace of God has helped them to have the Wow Marriage they have today. The Walkers, along with their co-hosts Chris and Lisa Wood will be hosting their first marriage conference at Abundant Life Church in Radcliff, Kentucky on February 18th & 19th. Register online at https://alcky.com/marriageconference Listen to The Wow Marriage Podcast https://wowmarriageconferencepodcast.buzzsprout.com/ Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Text – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store: Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
41:34
January 03, 2022
ENCORE: Creating Better Habits with Alison Bradow
Habits are routines we usually perform without thinking about them. Because they become second nature, we might find that we have developed both good and bad habits over time. Many people will admit they have habits they would like to change, but it can often be tricky. Alison Bradow talks about why habits can often be challenging, and she provides a strategy for setting new habits. This episode is the last of our season one encore episodes. Connect with Alison on Facebook and Instagram @alisonbradow. Visit her website https://livewellwithalison.com. 
18:05
December 27, 2021
ENCORE: Count It All Joy with Joy Giron
Joy is a choice. In this message from Joy Giron, you’ll be encouraged to embrace change and see challenges as an opportunity for joy. This episode is part of our season one encore.
25:22
December 20, 2021
ENCORE: Confronting Trauma with Rhonda Velez
In this episode, Rhonda Velez, a business and career coach, entrepreneur, and podcast host, shares her story of confronting the trauma of losing a newborn, depression, and struggle with suicide. Then she offers insight into how she helps her coaching clients to engage the trauma in their lives so that they can grow into the person God has called them to be. This episode is part of our season one encore. Follow Rhonda on Instagram @realityoflife02 and visit her website https://rhondavelez.com Listen to her podcasts 24 Carat Conversation Podcast (https://apple.co/3fN8sAX) The Recovering PK Podcast (https://apple.co/3wW05Zy)
22:52
December 13, 2021
ENCORE: Instagram Strategies with Nina Velez
In this episode, Nina Velez from Collective Strategies shares Instagram marketing and how it can help local businesses grow their sales. Follow Nina on Instagram @collectivestrategies for more Instagram and LinkedIn marketing tips. This episode is part of our season one encore.
22:02
December 06, 2021
ENCORE: Focus on the Solution Not the Problem
When faced with a problem, you have a choice. You can choose whether to focus on the problem or you can choose to focus on the solution. When we choose to focus on the problem, we magnify it. The problem becomes bigger in our sight, and then we become discouraged and perhaps we even think it is impossible to solve. But when we see the problem and then focus on the solution, we begin to see the possibilities of what could be. That’s the first step in solving the problem. This episode is part of our season one encore.
27:58
November 29, 2021
Why Business People Need the Anointing
Terry Linscott is the Senior Pastor of Abundant Life Church and the host of the Anointed Leadership Podcast. He joins me today to talk about why business leaders need the anointing of God in their lives. We’ll answer questions like “What exactly is the anointing of God?” and “Why do business people need to be anointed?” If you are ready to surrender your will to God and pick up His anointing for your life, then get ready for a powerful message that will encourage you and inspire you to walk in the power of the Holy Ghost. How to get in touch with Pastor Terry: Anointed Leadership Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/anointed-leadership-podcast/id1550396840 Facebook - https://facebook.com/pastorterrylinscott YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUCikZqlo_MnwzB0S95sdZQ/ Email - terry.linscott@jmsm.org Website - https://alcky.com Register for Outcry 2021 – https://alcky.com/outcry Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Text – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store: Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
37:23
November 22, 2021
Outcry Conference with Quintin Jones
People worry about a lot of things these days. Jesus told us, “Seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things will be added unto you.” When we know our identity in Christ, we have confidence in knowing that all our needs are met according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus. Today, Quintin Jones joins us on the show to talk about the upcoming Outcry Conference. If you’re a young adult or an upperclassman in high school, make sure you register for this event so you can ring in the new year right by being in the presence of God. Go back and listen to Ep. 5 Ministerial Leadership in the Workplace with Quintin Jones. Register for Outcry 2021 – https://alcky.com/outcry Contact Quintin Jones Facebook - @quintinj1 Instagram - @q.tip.jones Clubhouse - @q.tip.jones Connect with Marketplace Ministry Facebook - https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse - @jmsmith8094 & @jjeffcoat45 Text – 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store: Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
31:05
November 15, 2021
Goal Setting with Rhonda Velez
Business Coach and podcast host Rhonda Velez joins me on the show today to talk about the importance of goal setting. Goal setting is Rhonda's signature topic, and she has helped women in business to set and achieve goals. In a world that has adopted the mindset of "What's the point?" Rhonda shares why she thinks it is important to set goals and how goals help motivate people towards success. Connect with Rhonda at rhondavelez.com Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse  Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45  Text us at 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store: Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
24:20
November 08, 2021
Pursue Excellence Not Perfection
As a recovering perfectionist, I know a thing or two about always trying to get everything "just" right. In this episode, I want to talk to you about letting go of perfectionism, and instead, exchanging perfection for excellence. Perfection is not the same thing is excellence. And just because something is done with excellence, doesn't make it perfect. Connect with Marketplace Ministry  Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast  Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast  Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45  Text us at 502-833-6136  Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
18:18
November 01, 2021
Count It All Joy with Joy Giron
Joy is a choice. Whenever you face a challenge or circumstance, you get to choose whether you will respond with agitation or with joy. In this message from Joy Giron, you will be inspired to choose joy every single time. Purity Conference Registration: https://bit.ly/3tZw7nj  Connect with Marketplace Ministry  Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast  Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast  Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45  Text us at 502-833-6136  Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
26:40
October 25, 2021
Six Attributes of Biblical Leaders
In 1 Timothy 4, the Apostle Paul exhorts Timothy to be an example in word, conduct, love, spirit, faith, and purity. Today, we are going to examine these six attributes of biblical leadership. When you are an example to others in these six things, you create a culture in your business that will flourish no matter the circumstances. But when you don't exemplify these things in your life, your employees and customers will know it. It's not enough to strap the label "Christian Business" on your business. You must walk out your faith by being a good example in these six things. Purity Conference Registration: https://bit.ly/3tZw7nj Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
27:51
October 18, 2021
Living a Life of Purity with Elijah Linscott
Elijah Linscott joins us today to share about the upcoming Purity Conference for teenagers at Abundant Life Church in Radcliff, KY on November 12th and 13th, 2021. Purity Conference Registration: https://bit.ly/3tZw7nj Learn More About U-Turn Youth Ministry: https://u-turnyouth.com Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast  Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast  Connect with us on Clubhouse  Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45  Text us at 502-833-6136  Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
38:45
October 11, 2021
Principles of Christian Leadership in Business with Bill Woolsey
Bill Woolsey is president and founder of FiveTwo, a network that equips Christian entrepreneurs to build, fund, and grow ventures that serve people. A pastor for over 35 years, Bill has led congregations, established a church plant, and helped it grow from seven families to over 1,600 families across three campuses. Today, Bill shares critical principles of Christian leadership in business that will help listeners expand their reach and kingdom impact for Jesus. Connect with Bill Email bill@fivetwo.com Website: https://fivetwo.com StartNew Training: https://startnewtraining.com StartNew Summit: https://startnewsummit.com Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
26:08
October 04, 2021
Flexing the No Muscle
Many times, we shy away from saying, "No," when we know we should. We often do this because we want to be seen as helpful, courteous, and reliable. We become so accustomed to saying, "Yes," that we lose the ability to say, "No." What's worse is that we become ashamed of saying, "No." But the truth is learning how and when to say "No," is just as valuable as knowing how and when to say "Yes." In this episode, we will talk about flexing the no muscle, and today's message comes with a challenge to start saying No. Connect with Marketplace Ministry  Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360  Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast  Connect with us on Clubhouse  Jason Smith @jmsmith8094  Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45  Text us at 502-833-6136  Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
32:29
September 27, 2021
Why I Quit Social Media
For the past three years, I have studied everything I could to learn more about social media marketing. And in my endeavors to do so, I have become known in my immediate circle as "the Social Media Guy." Because of that, it might surprise you to learn that I quit social media. In this episode, I will reveal the reason behind my social media exodus. Is it right for you? You decide. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
37:44
September 20, 2021
Spiritual Warfare
We are in a spiritual war. The battle lines are drawn against angels and demons. The spirits of darkness want nothing more than to drive a wedge between your relationships. They won't stop until they have conquered your business, marriage, kids, and every area of your life. As spiritual leaders and business people, we must stand against these forces of darkness. We do that by donning the Armor of God. And this isn't merely a Sunday school lesson for children. Spiritual warfare is real, and if you don't take it seriously, you will lose. If you are ready to reclaim what the devil and his minions have stolen from you, this episode is for you. Get ready to fight back with the Spirit of God on your side. If God is for you, who can stand against you? Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98. Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
31:02
August 30, 2021
How To Recover from Falling Away
If you have breath in your lungs, if you're a human being, sooner or later, you are likely to stumble. During this episode, we will be talking about why people fall, what the effects are when they fall, and finally, we will offer insights into how to recover after falling away. Grab your Bible, a pen, and a notepad, and get ready for an encouraging word that will inspire you to get back on track with what God has called you to do in your life and business. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98. Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
30:60
August 23, 2021
Content Creation Tools That Will Simplify Your Life
During this episode, I share with you eleven content creation tools that I personally use and find helpful as a content creator. I do not have an affiliate relationship with any of the apps or tools discussed in today's episode. Today, I want to help you simplify your life. Examine these tools for yourself to see if they can help with your content creation needs. THE TOOLS: Habit List - https://habitlist.com/ TubeBuddy - https://tubebuddy.com/ Grammarly - https://grammarly.com/ Descript - https://descript.com/ Anyword AI Copywriter - https://anyword.com/ Answer the Public - https://answerthepublic.com/ Evernote - https://evernote.com/ Canva - https://canva.com/ Adobe Spark - https://spark.adobe.com/ Headliner App - https://headliner.app/ Creator Studio - https://facebook.com/creatorstudio/ BONUS: Pat Flynn's Descript Videos  https://youtu.be/-5-RNBYeGu8 https://youtu.be/-7x3CbbR-ns Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98. Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
27:30
August 16, 2021
5 Reasons Why Now is the Best Time To Start Over
If you have had thoughts about starting over, you are in good company. Millions of people have decided to start something new, and there is no better time than right now to do it. Here are five good reasons why you should seize the opportunity to start over. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook - https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Follow us on Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094; Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
10:05
August 09, 2021
Hug Your Haters
When people say negative things about you, it is usually an indication that they are experiencing pain somehow. How a person treats you has more to do with them than it does with you, so when you're faced with someone spreading rumors, gossip, slander, or complaints about you or your business, the best thing you can do is respond with love. It isn't always easy to do, and it certainly isn't the first instinct for many of us, but if you can train yourself to respond in love if you can learn to hug your haters, your life will be so much better.  Ep. 26 Conquering the Spirit of Offense - https://apple.co/3rSap3v Ep. 25 Thwarting Limiting Beliefs - https://apple.co/3ly3GdU Hug Your Haters by Jay Baer - https://bit.ly/3rW2nqo Connect with Marketplace Ministry  Find us on Facebook - https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360  Follow us on Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast  Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094; Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136  Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98  Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store.  Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
16:11
August 02, 2021
Whoever Has Your Ear Has Your Life
It is easy to become distracted by the millions of voices we encounter every day in our noisy world. Whether it's the news, social media, friends, or family, we are constantly being bombarded with information that attempts to manipulate us into living and believing a certain way. Not all voices are friendly voices. Not all messages will help you to prosper. In today's episode, we explore what the Bible has to say about the voices we listen to. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook - https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Follow us on Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094; Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98 Check out our selection of business books at the Marketplace Ministry Podcast Book Store. Visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/book-store
15:17
July 26, 2021
Encouragement and Hope for a Post Pandemic World with Sheila Smith
Today, Sheila Smith joins me to discuss her new book, Yes, You Can! 20 Days of Encouragement While Teaching and Living in a Post-Pandemic World. This book is packed full of bite-sized daily devotions that you can use, whether you are a teacher, a parent, or a business owner, who has struggled through the past 18 months. Sheila shares her story of struggling through the pandemic as a teacher and finding her voice to share the message God engrafted in her heart. She used to say that teaching is everything, but now she says encouragement is everything. Click here to pick up a copy of her book on Amazon https://amzn.to/2VQDQGZ Connect with Sheila Website: https://sheila-smith.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Sheila-Smith Instagram: sheila_thewriter Connect with Marketplace Ministry Find us on Facebook - https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Follow us on Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094; Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98
32:34
July 19, 2021
Now Hiring in America
The pandemic is over, and the economy is opening. Employers need workers, but workers don't want the jobs that are available. In this episode, we discuss the state of hiring in America right now, and offer a strategy to employers (and prospective employees) for finding a job in the current job market. Get a template for interviewing ideal team players from Patrick Lencioni - https://thetablegroup.com Find us on Facebook - https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Follow us on Instagram - @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98
25:30
July 12, 2021
Conquering the Spirit of Offense
We all have the opportunity to get offended. When we do, it always causes us more harm than good. In this episode, Justin shares about when he had the opportunity to get offended and how he handled that situation. Then, we explore more about how you can conquer the spirit of offense in your life to have greater success in your life. Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Connect with us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at 502-833-6136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98 Pick up your copy of Conquering the Spirit of Offense by Carolyn Savelle https://amzn.to/3ykvrK1
34:21
July 05, 2021
Thwarting Limiting Beliefs
Where do limiting beliefs come from? We suggest that they come from labels that others put upon us. What's worse is when we accept those labels as truth in our lives and start putting them on ourselves. In this episode, we discuss the limiting beliefs that held us back and how a relationship with Jesus is the only way to overcome limiting beliefs in your life. Connect with us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Connect with us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Follow us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at +15028336136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98
27:25
June 28, 2021
Dealing with Overwhelm
In this episode, we talk about several strategies we have used when combating overwhelm in our lives. If you have ever felt like you have too much to do and more than you can handle, you are not alone. We hope the strategies we outline here today will prove helpful in your life. Join the conversation and let us know what other tips, tools, and techniques you have found useful when dealing with overwhelm. Connect with us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Connect with us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Follow us on Clubhouse Jason Smith @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45 Text us at +15028336136 Get your copy of my book Improving Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98
24:59
June 21, 2021
Finding Clarity in Your Purpose with Anna Barnes
Do you ever wonder if what you are doing is what you are supposed to be doing? Today's guest, Anna Barnes, talks to us about her unusual career path to having a home-based business and how she has trusted God every step of the way. If you need to find clarity in your purpose, Anna's story will help you realize that you are not alone. With God, anything is possible. Connect with Marketplace Ministry Instagram: @marketplaceministrypodcast Facebook: https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Clubhouse: Jason Smith - @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat - @jjeffcoat45 Get Your Copy of Increasing Your Sales with Facebook Ads https://amzn.to/3kF0t98
21:07
June 14, 2021
Confronting Trauma with Rhonda Velez
In this episode, Rhonda Velez, a business and career coach, entrepreneur, and podcast host, shares her story of confronting the trauma of losing a newborn, depression, and struggle with suicide. Then she offers insight into how she helps her coaching clients to engage the trauma in their lives so that they can grow into the person God has called them to be. Follow Rhonda on Instagram @realityoflife02 and visit her website https://rhondavelez.com Listen to her podcasts 24 Carat Conversation Podcast (https://apple.co/3fN8sAX) The Recovering PK Podcast (https://apple.co/3wW05Zy) Connect with Marketplace Ministry Instagram: @marketplaceministrypodcast Facebook: https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360 Clubhouse: Jason Smith - @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat - @jjeffcoat45
21:59
June 07, 2021
Why Memorial Day Is Important with Arthur Shutt
Today is Memorial Day, a day honoring all who served in the United States military and gave their lives so we can live in freedom. Today my guest is Arthur Shutt III. As a former history teacher of over 20 years, Arthur brings a unique perspective on history with him. In this episode, we discuss Civil War reenactment, the Bible, and why it's important to remember our fallen heroes. Connect with Arthur on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Arthur.H.Shutt.III or send him an email at crierman1863@gmail.com to learn more about history or Civil War reenactment. Visit our website https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com Connect with us on Clubhouse: Jason Smith - @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat - @jjeffcoat45 Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360
22:16
May 31, 2021
Overcome and Empower with Justin Jones
We all face adversity. When we do, we have a choice. We can either submit to it, or we can overcome it. If we decide to overcome, we must accept that we have chosen to fight for what we want, for what God has called us to be. When we accept the responsibility of fighting and overcoming adversity, we empower ourselves to achieve the success that only comes by the grace of God.  To learn more about Overcome and Empower, follow Justin on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100011192312012 or follow him on Instagram @o.n.e._jones90 or connect with him on Clubhouse @o.n.e.jones. Visit our website https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com Connect with us on Clubhouse: Jason Smith - @jmsmith8094 Justin Jeffcoat - @jjeffcoat45  Follow us on Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast Find us on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360
28:17
May 24, 2021
God's Not Done in 2021 with Darla Lynne Salas
Darla Lynne Salas is an author and pastor of Bridge of Faith Church in Hayward, CA. In this episode, she shares her story of becoming a licensed minister. We talk about the opportunities and challenges of being in ministry in a post-pandemic world and more. Connect with Darla online at https://darlalynnesalas.com or on Instagram @darla.lynne.salas or @bridgeoffaithchurch. Connect with us online at https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com, Instagram @marketplaceministrypodcast, on Facebook https://facebook.com/jasonsmith360, or on Clubhouse @jmsmith8094 and @jjeffcoat45
25:52
May 17, 2021
Can You Start A Business In A Pandemic? with Lakera Adams
Lakera Adams is a serial entrepreneur in the childcare space. For years she has run Amos House Academy in Vine Grove, Kentucky. In 2020, she decided to open a new business in Radcliff called The Hangout Club. The Hangout Club is where children ten and up can go after school to play games and socialize. Her plans quickly changed in response to the global pandemic when schools all over the state shuttered due to executive actions by the governor. That didn't stop her. She persevered and pivoted to meet the rapidly changing requirements of the business environment.
14:05
May 10, 2021
Your Business Idea Revealed
Congratulations! You've completed the Discover Your Business Idea Challenge, and today, you will finally uncover your business idea. Now that you have your business idea, what's next? We want to invite you to enroll in the Marketing Foundations Course. This course will help you transform your business idea into reality. Upon completing the course, learners will be able to design their product or service, define their ideal customer, create a marketing plan, write a business plan, design a business launch, and open for business. To learn more, visit https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com/foundations
05:37
May 08, 2021
Threats To Your Business
What threatens your business? That is the focus of today's challenge episode. Be careful not to confuse weakness with a threat. A weakness is an internal problem or struggle that you have, while a threat is an external force that acts upon the business environment as a whole. Identify the threats to your business so you can plan around those threats.
11:18
May 07, 2021
Identify Your Opportunities
Ken Coleman says that the definition of your sweet spot is the intersection of your greatest talent and greatest passion. Today's challenge is to review your list of strengths, passions, knowledge, and skills and identify different ways to serve people in the marketplace with your top talent and top passion.
05:41
May 06, 2021
What is Your Kryptonite?
It is Day 5 of the Discover Your Business Idea Challenge, and today we are exploring the topic of weaknesses. For today's challenge, we ask you to dig deep and be as honest as you can about answering this question: What are my biggest struggles? None of us are good at everything; we all have weaknesses. Having a weakness doesn't make you weak, it doesn't make you a failure, and it certainly doesn't make you inadequate. However, knowing your weaknesses allows you to plan around those weaknesses, so you can be successful in what really matters: your strengths.
06:10
May 05, 2021
What Are Your Strengths?
If you are joining us again today, you've decided that you have what it takes to run a business, and you are ready to dive deep to Discover Your Business Idea. Today, we want you to begin to identify your strengths, passions, knowledge, and skills. These will be the cornerstone of your business idea.
09:43
May 04, 2021
What is Your Why?
In today's challenge episode, we are talking about mindset. Your mindset is all about how you perceive the world and how you perceive yourself in the world. How do you define success? Is having money equivalent to having success? Do you let your past failures define you? Zig Ziglar said, "Failure is an event. It's not a person." When we truly understand that, we can learn from our mistakes instead of becoming defined by them. For today's challenge, ask the tricky question: Why do you want to start a business? Examine your heart and check your motives. Are they coming from a place of purity and service towards others? Or is it clouded by judgment and hurt? After today, you must decide whether to continue with the Discover Your Business Challenge. If you find that your heart is in the right place, join us again tomorrow for more of the Discover Your Business Idea Challenge.
07:33
May 03, 2021
Who Are You and Why Are You Here?
It is Day Two of the Discover Your Business Idea Challenge. In today's show, we are talking about identity. When you know who you are, you'll know your purpose. But if you don't know who you are, you will never discover your true purpose for being here. Take time today to pray and ask God, "Who am I to you? Why am I here?" Meditate on these questions and allow the Holy Ghost to deposit the answers into your spirit.
11:12
May 02, 2021
Design Your Life First
This episode kicks off the Discover Your Business Idea Challenge. We designed the Discover Your Business Idea Challenge for people who have the spark of a business idea, who feel called by God to start a business, but they are not yet clear on what type of business to create. In today's episode, we discuss the critical role of designing the life you want before you develop your business.
08:14
May 01, 2021
Instagram Marketing with Nina Velez
In this episode, Nina Velez from Collective Strategies shares Instagram marketing and how it can help local businesses grow their sales. Follow Nina on Instagram @collectivestrategies for more Instagram and LinkedIn marketing tips. Connect with us: @marketplaceministrypodcast on Facebook & Instagram Clubhouse: Jason @jmsmith8094; Justin @jjeffcoat45
21:47
April 26, 2021
Knowing Who You Are In Christ with Aron Epstein
One of the most important things to be sure of if you desire to do marketplace ministry is knowing who you are in Christ. A former businessman turned foreign missionary, Aron Epstein, shares his marketplace ministry experience on today's show. But more than that, he talks about the importance of knowing your identity in Christ. Connect with Aron online: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/seedsoflovemissions Instagram: @solovemissions Website: https://seedsoflovemissions.com Connect with us: Facebook: https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram: @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse: Jason @jmsmith8094; Justin @jjeffcoat45
23:35
April 19, 2021
Faith for Business with Stacy Bonet
One ingredient for success is faith. Evangelist Stacy Bonet, host of the Faith Worth Following Podcast, joins me today to discuss the importance of having faith in your business. We talk about: what faith is why faith is crucial, not only for Christians in general but also for business owners how to find faith when you have none how to grow faith when all you have is a little Connect with Stacy Bonet on social media: Facebook: https://facebook.com/faithworthfollowing Instagram: @stacybonet Podcast: https://www.faithworthfollowing.com/podcast Connect with Us: Facebook: https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram: @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse: Jason @jmsmith8094; Justin @jjeffcoat45
24:20
April 12, 2021
Breaking Through the Comfort Zone
A comfort zone is a place where we feel safe, secure, and confident. If you stay there too long, you will become complacent. That's a dangerous place to be because it means that you will stop growing. And when you stop growing, you start dying. Today's episode talks about how the challenges of 2020 and a global pandemic shook us out of our comfort zones and how it is still challenging us to break out of our comfort zones to become who God has called us to be. Connect with us: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram: @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse: Jason - @jmsmith8094; Justin - @jjeffcoat45 Text Us: +15028336136 Visit us online at https://marketplaceministrypodcast.com.
29:03
April 05, 2021
Ministerial Leadership in the Workplace with Quintin Jones
If you've ever felt like you had to hide your faith as a leader or employee in a secular work environment, then today's episode is for you. Quintin Jones talks about the importance of bringing 100% of yourself to work. Whether or not you are a believer, you have the opportunity to bring your complete authentic self to the workplace. Connect with Quintin on Facebook, Instagram, or Clubhouse https://facebook.com/quintinj1 https://instagram.com/q.tip.jones Clubhouse: @q.tip.jones Connect with Marketplace Ministry on social at Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram: @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse: @jmsmith8094 and @jjeffcoat45
27:58
March 29, 2021
Five-Fold Attitudes for Business
Why do Christian businesses fail? Not all Christian companies fail, but many do. And if we serve a God who gives us the power to get wealth, a God who blesses His people with wealth and adds no sorrow with it, then why do they fail? In this episode, we will explore the Five-Fold Attitudes for Business. If any of these attitudes are wrong, then your business will surely suffer. Want a copy of the Five-Fold Attitudes for Business? We'll be happy to send you a one-page PDF for you to declare over your business. Could you send us a DM on Instagram? Facebook: https://facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram: @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse: Jason @jmsmith8094; Justin @jjeffcoat45
24:04
March 22, 2021
Creating Good Habits with Alison Bradow
Habits are routines we usually perform without thinking about them. Because they become second nature, we might find that we have developed both good and bad habits over time. Many people will admit they have habits they would like to change, but it can often be tricky. Alison Bradow talks about why habits can often be challenging, and she provides a strategy for setting new habits. In this episode, we explore:  Why changing your habits can be difficult  How to become more self-aware and intentional about your habits How habits are relational and how developing good habits requires accountability The four parts of the habit loop Why change is sometimes easier for some people compared to others What to do when you backslide into old habits Alison’s four-part strategy for setting new habits  Connect with Alison on Facebook and Instagram @alisonbradow. Visit her website https://livewellwithalison.com.  Social links  Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram  - @marketplaceministrypodcast  Clubhouse -  Jason Smith @jmsmith8094  Justin Jeffcoat @jjeffcoat45
17:46
March 15, 2021
How To Overcome Fear In Your Business
Today, we are talking about how you can overcome your fears in business. We talk about our fears and how we overcame them while providing a seven-step checklist that will help you overcome your fears. When God called Moses, Moses gave numerous excuses about why he couldn’t do what God asked him to do. But every time Moses gave God a reason, God gave him a solution. Joshua was a brave military commander. He was known for being among the ten spies Moses sent to spy out the promised land. Out of ten spies, he was among two who gave a favorable report. He was brave as a military leader and a soldier, but when God appointed him to take over for Moses, God felt it was necessary to reassure him to be “strong and courageous.” The fear of failure is one of the most significant setbacks of an entrepreneur, but it is also one of the basic requirements of being an entrepreneur. Fear does one of three things. It will either drive you to fight, flee, or freeze. How did the fear of failure influence me to close my first business? Having a mentor is critical for success. A mentor can serve as a sounding board for ideas and provide feedback and insight into the next. How do you frame success or failure? On the one hand, what appears to be an utter failure could be a great success, depending on your perspective. We explore how to understand the fear and the antidote to fear from the Lord’s language. General George S. Patton once said, “Courage is not vacant of fear. It is facing the issue in the midst of fear.”  Seven Steps to Overcoming Fear  1. Acknowledge the Fear  2. Determine if the Threat is Real  3. Focus on What You Can Control  4. Cast Your Cares Upon the Lord  5. Trust God to See You Through  6. Do Your Homework  7. Do It Scared  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast  Instagram: @marketplaceministrypodcast  Clubhouse: @jmsmith8094 @jjeffcoat45
33:23
March 08, 2021
Focus on the Solution Not the Problem
Welcome to the Marketplace Ministry Podcast. We designed this show for small, local business owners with up to 20 employees. In this episode, we introduce ourselves by sharing the stories of our business experiences. We have experience ranging from starting a business to transitioning out of business and becoming an entrepreneur again in response to COVID-19. We exist to bring encouragement to entrepreneurs who have companies that the pandemic has ravaged. We want to help you get over the pandemic and get back on the winning track. But that means you’re going to have to get comfortable being uncomfortable. What are the challenges of being the chief everything officer of your own business? We all start from a place of inexperience. We must trust God to help us in our business. We discuss why receiving correction is an integral part of the process, even though it can be uncomfortable. There’s no shame in getting a job if you’ve run a business as an entrepreneur and your business failed. The skills you’ve learned as an entrepreneur are an asset in the marketplace. Are you focused on the natural stimuli all around you, or are you focused on Jesus? Do you draw strength and courage from your past victories? How getting cold feet is like starting a business or starting a podcast. Connect With Us Online Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marketplaceministrypodcast Instagram: @marketplaceministrypodcast Clubhouse: @jmsmith8094 @jjeffcoat45 ztRnqSInwx7OWLAwWpyg
27:16
March 01, 2021