Welcome to The Exploring The Marketplace Podcast. Hosts Shawn Bolz & Bob Hasson interview everyday influencers, business owners, career professionals, entertainers about how their faith has changed their opportunities and transformed their lives. These stories will be forever embedded in your memory helping you see what God can do in your life! If a picture is worth a thousand words, their stories are worth a thousand self help books, sermons, or coaching sessions. Come join the conversation!
Supernatural Ministry in the Workplace with David Balestri (S:3 - Ep 15/0
Today on Exploring the Marketplace, Shawn Bolz and Bob Hasson interview, David Balestri. David is a Kingdom Entrepreneur, business consultant, author, speaker and executive pastor. David is a recognised prophetic and apostolic leader in Australia; he is passionate and active in championing the voice of God and supernatural ministry in the marketplace. Tune in as Shawn, Bob and David discuss his conversion at the age of 17 that catapulted his life into one of the most amazing, difficult, and rewarding trajectories. David shares stories of receiving prophetic words, the miraculous door the Lord opened and helping a client interpret a prophetic dream that unlocked a $50 million land deal plus many more. Tune in!
A Faith Journey into Mental Health with Amy Van Slambrook ( S:3 - Ep 14)
Today on Exploring the Marketplace, Shawn Bolz and Bob Hasson interview, Amy Van Slambrook. Amy is a Psychotherapist and certified leadership and relationship coach with over 30 years of trauma, relationship and leadership experience. Amy is a sought-after speaker, podcast host, and published author who blends therapy and coaching with her former corporate executive career to create a rare experience of transformation and healing. Tune in as Shawn, Bob and Amy share about nearly losing her life in an accident that led her to pursue trauma therapy to understand her own trauma and to help others overcome it. Amy talks about one of the greatest faith journeys of her life, moving from a corporate career into full-time entrepreneurship, the faith it took to build her practice, trusting Him for clients, for wisdom and for direction for the future. This pushed Amy to live out her life to the most expansive, limitless part of herself through the Holy Spirit flowing through her. Tune in!
How to Hear From God in the Workplace with Chrissy Weir (S:3 - Ep 13)
Today on Exploring the Marketplace, Shawn Bolz and Bob Hasson interview, Chrissy Weir. Chrissy is a food blogger and owner of Food Made Fresh where she found her passion to cook and create fresh whole-food recipes. Tune in as Shawn, Bob and Chrissy share how she went to college, wasn’t sure what to do after that but then found a love for food and became a food blogger. Chrissy shares the amazing door that God opened up for her to become a business owner that allowed her to transition quickly out of a 9-5 job and work just for herself. Chrissy shares how to deal with the stress of being an entrepreneur, about Christians in the food space and how her trusting in God has led to Him providing everything she has needed, when she needed it at every turn. Tune in!
Crazy RADICAL Obedience on Tik Tok with Keenya Kelly (S:3 - Ep 12)
Today on Exploring the Marketplace, Shawn Bolz and Bob Hasson interview, Keenya Kelly. Keenya is the CEO of If You Brand It and a marketing consultant where she strategically helps business owners develop video marketing strategies. Tune in as Shawn, Bob, and Keenya discuss how she heard from God to get onto TikTok to market her business. As a result it shifted her business and EXPLODED hitting close to having earned $1,000,000 because of the shift and hearing from God. Keenya is now teaching tik tok marketing on tiktok and helping clients reach millions of followers for themselves. Tune in!
Fear of Failure to Overcoming with Adam Cooney (S:3 - Ep 11)
Today on Exploring the Marketplace, Shawn Bolz and Bob Hasson interview, Adam Cooney. Adam is a 3rd generation family owner of a trucking company who took over the business from his Father as President. Tune in as Shawn, Bob and Adam share how he was working in the business, had felt unsettled and through a series of events and relationships moved to the Philippines to work with a team which ultimately they felt the Lord drawing them back into the family business. Adam shares how his faith created opportunities you wouldn't have without your connection to Jesus which opened up business opportunities through various relationships. Adam shares vulnerably how he overcame the fear of failing by realizing that when he tried to run this business in my own strength and in the manner that he thought it yielded to soulish desire which almost cost him his marriage. But….Jesus! Tune in!
From Exile to Abundant Blessing with Dr Steve Bonenberger (S:3 - Ep 10)
Today on Exploring the Marketplace, Shawn Bolz and Bob Hasson interview, Dr. Steve Bonenberger. Steve is an Author, Novelist, Futurist, Presenter, Talk-Show Host and Counselor who works with troubled and misguided families. Tune in as Shawn, Bob and Steve discuss how Began preaching at age 17 and pastoring churches by age 20, but is now counseling a healing model and how Jesus Christ is central to all human recovery and redemption. Steve shares epic stories of how his faith created opportunities he wouldn't have had without his connection to Jesus, and the exile of and by the Christian community he experienced. Steve shares how his saving grace was writing and telling stories that now open up channels of blessings and corridors of opportunity on an ongoing basis. Tune in!
There are very few Christian podcasts to go , to listen to the impact of the kingdom in the marketplace ..! Thanks for bringing it all together .. enjoy your interviews .
Relevant, important stories of creatives in the marketplace
Such an important podcast for creatives in the marketplace. Thanks Shawn!
Inspiration to action
These Podcasts have a practical element where the people being interviewed tell real life stories. I am inspired by seemingly everyday people sharing amazing stories of what God has done through them and it has built my faith to expect these things to new happening to me too. I’m not listening to these just for information but for inspiration and this Podcast delivers. Thank you Shaun!