10 Prayers for the Mompreneur [Free Printable]

What do you pray for? I pray for my family, my marriage, my health…for friends and total strangers who are going through a difficult experience…for abandoned children and prisoners of war. Those are probably some of the same things you pray for. But I also talk to God about my business. I ask for divine direction and wise counsel.

If God has blessed you with a business or ministry (or the desire to start one!), here are some of my go-to prayers I’d like to share with you. May they help you remember to keep the faith in all matters of business!

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Gratitude

Lord, thank you for the blessing of my business or ministry. I am grateful that you planted a seed in my heart and gave me the resources and opportunity to use my gifts to serve others through my business or ministry.

And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. - Colossians 3:17

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Why We Thrive Together

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Six busy moms took time from their schedules last week to gather in Virginia Beach, Va for a day of strategy and support. They traveled from near (Richmond) and far (Minnesota) for the sole purpose of connecting with one another and helping each other grow in business.

We brainstormed, laughed, cried, prayed, strategized and soaked up the sun. We got clarity. We made decisions. We set goals. But mostly, we enjoyed the fellowship that comes from spending time with a small group of like-minded women. THIS is exactly why I created the International Christian Mompreneur Network five years ago! THIS is what I was missing. THIS is what I was craving. And I know it’s something many of us need.

So I just want to say thanks to the moms who participated in the mastermind session: Stephanie Danner, Kelly Garrett, Betsy Lavin, Maggie Kerrigan and Susie Fife. And I want to encourage the many mom business owners and ministry leaders who take the time to make these connections in their own little circles. I know you’re busy – we’re all ridiculously over scheduled. But as we learned in our day of masterminding, the experience of getting together IN REAL LIFE is invaluable!
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Meet Featured Sister Stephanie Danner

Stephanie DannerIf you’ve been neglecting LinkedIn as a social networking platform, I want you to know that I’ve met the nicest people there! In fact, that’s where I met Stephanie Danner, a fellow Christian mompreneur and resident of Hampton Roads, Virginia. Stephanie reached out to me via LinkedIn after realizing the many skills and interests we have in common. In no time at all, we were chatting on the phone like old friends! And that’s what I love most about LinkedIn — it truly does a great job of connecting people. Since that first conversation, I’ve learned more about Stephanie and am honored to share her story here with  you.

Meet Featured Sister Stephanie Danner

Business Name: CLARITI

Business Description: CLARITI encourages the empowerment of teens and adults by striving to Connect, Lead, Achieve, Reflect, Imagine, Teach, and Inspire others. Our vision is to promote positive perspectives and individualized inspiration through discovery of the authentic self.

Stephanie’s Story: 

After graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology, I devoted twelve years to teaching high school students with special needs. In my thirteenth year, I began working in the Family and Consumer Sciences Department, where I now have the privilege of teaching Life Planning and Child Development/Parenting to teenagers. My experience as a teacher engendered a clearly defined commitment to educate, motivate, inspire, and empower others.

In 2014, I published my first book, Ava, After the Divorce. My hope for this children’s book was for kids to see the experience of divorce as an opportunity to learn coping strategies which would result in a perpetual optimistic viewpoint. Ava offers her readers positive aspects of divorce. I am currently working on a high school “survival guide” for teens.

In 2015, I founded CLARITI, which is dedicated to providing assistance to teenagers and adults who are struggling to recognize their purpose. Our goal is to empower others to discover their value, identify their passion, develop their imagination and level of awareness, and live their best life.

My passion has always been to teach, and my enthusiasm can be attributed to my students’ success. Because of my persistence and desire to thrive, I will always have more to give and more to teach.

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