Terry A. Smith has served as lead pastor of The Life Christian Church for 26 years. TLCC is a non-denominational faith community in West Orange, NJ, serving the New York City metro area. Terry is also co-founder of Movement.org (formerly the New York City Leadership Center) and has previously served as an instructor in its Leadership Fellows program. Terry is passionate about challenging, developing, and encouraging leaders, whether they know they are leaders or not. He holds a bachelor of science in organizational management and a master of arts in organizational leadership. Terry shares his insight with Dr. Joey on leveraging the power of hospitality to be an effective leader through his book, “The Hospitable Leader!” You [...]
Kim Peacock is the author of “Victorious Heart: Finding Hope and Healing After a Devastating Loss”. The book details her handling of grief over the loss of her 17-year-old daughter. It also provides insightful advice for those seeking to support and help those who grieve. Kim has raised six children, living with her second husband in a log house in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. Through her blog, Wild Victorious Heart, and her book and speaking, Kim acts as a grief mentor to others in need. You can find her book on Amazon.
Today’s guest is Jacob Bustos, a chef, cooking coach, and foodie who’s been working in the food industry for over two decades, now managing several Panera restaurants in Southern California. Jacob underwent a life-saving bariatric procedure in 2012, sparking his 160-lb weight loss journey. Jacob followed this surgery up with a traumatic skin removal surgery that nearly ended his life. This journey was a very private and personal experience that affirmed Jacob’s purpose: “Feed people with much healthier options.” Today he’s on a mission to share his story and insights on portion control and weight loss habits to inspire a healthier, brighter world. Jacob is the author of, "When Food is Your Frenemy." Check it out [...]
David L. Hancock founded Morgan James Publishing in 2003. David has revolutionized book publishing from the author’s standpoint. As Founder of Morgan James, he was personally selected for Fast Company Magazine’s Fast 50 for his leadership, creative thinking, significant accomplishments, and his significant impact on the industry over the next ten years. David was cited by NASDAQ as one of the world’s most prestigious business leaders, and named a Finalist in the Best Chairman category in The American Business Awards, hailed as “the business world’s own Oscars” by the New York Post. David serves as President of the Executive Board for Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg, and as Chairman of the Board of The National Center [...]
Prior to founding SalesNexus, Craig Klein spent 15 years building and leading sales teams selling multi-million dollar, multi-year contracts to energy companies such as ExxonMobil, BP, Shell, and Chevron. Craig is a member of the Forbes Agency Council, where he is also a contributing writer. He has also written several books on sales and marketing, as well as articles for Small Business Today magazine, Premier Agent magazine, The Customer Collective and SocialMediaToday.com. Craig's latest book is "Inside-Out Selling." You can find it on Amazon by clicking here. If you would like to know more about Sales Nexus, check out the special offers they have for Faith Positive Nation by clicking here. Craig is the father of 3 [...]
Todd is the Founder of the 315 Project. It's a ministry based on 1 Peter 3:15: "But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect." Hear Todd talk with Dr. Joey about how his ministry is encouraging people to share their stories!
Jason Parker is the best-selling author of Sound Retirement Planning, and the host of Sound Retirement Radio, a popular podcast. He has been a frequent guest on ABC, FOX, & NBC. He is the inventor of the retirementbudgetcalculator.com. Hear Jason talk with Dr. Joey about how his faith guides his retirement advice! To find out more, go to Jason Parker's website. You'll also find a great deal on the Retirement Budget Calculator!
Carlos Rosales has worked in business leadership roles for 35 years, so he knows what it takes to be a successful executive. Carlos has been working with professionals and executives for over a decade, helping them reach new levels of business success and personal fulfillment. Continuing along his life’s mission of speaking truth into the lives of business leaders, Carlos wrote his first devotional book, 10X for Christ, based on his own life experiences and walk with Christ. He’s passionate about sharing the 10X Lifestyle and he will tell Dr. Joey how each of us can live a bolder, more engaging life for Jesus Christ! You can find more about Rosales' ministry by going to his website. [...]
Ali Master is a proud American immigrant, entrepreneur, redeemed-by-Christ Muslim, husband, father, and church leader. He was born in Pakistan, but landed in Texas back in 1986. His first job was at a McDonald’s, but he worked his way up to joining the global firm of Ernst & Young and became a partner there in eight short years. Master is the author of “Beyond the Golden Door: Seeing the American Dream Through an Immigrant’s Eyes.” At personal risk, Master has chosen to openly share his story. He says everyday Americans need reminding of the amazing and free nation in which we live. Hear Master share his incredible faith journey with Dr. Joey! To find out more [...]
Today’s guest is Janet Kafadar, an online business coach and consultant who helps early stage coaches and service based business owners along their journey to building sustainable online businesses. Janet is a busy mom of 3 kids under 8, and she’s personally experienced the frustration and overwhelm of feeling stuck in her own business. Today, she coaches and teaches women how to build their online business empires after dark, while working a day job, raising a family, and everything in between. Her mission is to activate goal-driven women to go after what, figure out their next impactful step, build their businesses on 20mins a day without wasting precious hours getting lost down the Google rabbit hole. Find [...]