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Medi-Share Welcomes New Chief Operations Officer

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Christian Care Ministry/ Medi-Share, the nation’s leading health care sharing ministry, appoints new COO, Brandon Harvath, to lead operations.

Mr. Harvath has held leadership roles for Highmark, Cigna, Independence Blue Cross and MBNA/Bank of America. Most recently, Mr. Harvath served as CEO at Saint Francis Healthcare, a Wilmington, DE based hospital, part of Trinity Health. 

Medi-Share’s CEO Scott Reddig says, “With a wide variety of experience over the last 20 years in the finance, insurance, call center, and healthcare arenas, I am excited for the insights and unique leadership that Brandon will bring to our ministry and to the Medi-Share program in particular.” 

Mr. Harvath has a heart and passion for the Lord and recognizes how God has opened doors throughout his career, including Christian Care Ministry/ Medi-Share. It’s this combination of faith, skill, and leadership experience that make him the ideal candidate to lead the Medi-Share Operations team and advance Medi-Share’s efforts to serve the Christian community. 

About Christian Care Ministry/ Medi-Share: Christian Care Ministry (CCM), a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, based in Melbourne, FL, operates the Medi-Share program, a Christian health care sharing program that provides an affordable alternative to health insurance for faith-based consumers. Founded in 1993, Medi-Share currently serves over 400,000 members across America.

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Company Name: Medi-Share
Contact Person: Debbie Ryan
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 407-361-3002
Country: United States
Website: https://www.medishare.com

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Amelia Island Microgreens Teen Connor Hiebel Awarded FedEx Entrepreneur Fund Grant For Empowering People

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Amelia Island Microgreens Teen Connor Hiebel Awarded FedEx Entrepreneur Fund Grant For Empowering People

Published on December 7, 2022

Amelia Island Microgreens was selected as one of 30 entrepreneurs to receive a $10,000 grant through the 2022 FedEx® Entrepreneur Fund, presented by FedEx and HelloAlice.com in collaboration with GenHQ.

“We believe everyone should have access to clean, nutrient-rich, and economical food,” says teen entrepreneur, Connor Hiebel.

Amelia Island Microgreens was selected as one of 30 entrepreneurs to receive a $10,000 grant through the 2022 FedEx® Entrepreneur Fund, presented by FedEx and HelloAlice.com in collaboration with GenHQ.

The program provides grants to small businesses owned by military-connected entrepreneurs or small business owners with disabilities.

“Covid made 2020 a challenging year, changing how we look at many things, said Christine Heibel, Connor Heibel’s business partner, and mother.

“For many of us, food security became an issue,” said Christina Hiebel.

“To meet this and his own personal health challenges, Connor started Amelia Island Microgreens and developed a selection of ‘Ready, Set, Grow!’ kits for people to grow microgreens for themselves and their pets.”

Connor and his business partner/mother Christine are currently on a media tour educating the public about microgreens. Listen to their recent appearance on Optimal Health Radio with Dr. Tami Patzer.

Amelia Island Microgreens is a mother/son-owned business born out of necessity to address Connor’s complex health challenges.

“Connor was born as a failure-to-thrive child, yet has created a thriving life (although challenging) through good nutritional and mental practices,” explained Christine.

Due to his health, Connor has not been able to attend public school for more than 50% of his school years. He has fluctuated between being medical homebound and homeschooled to fulfill his educational requirements.

“Growing a business has been an amazing educational experience with real-world lessons,” he said.

Having grown microgreens for more than a decade, Connor considers microgreens part of his medicine.

“Microgreens are the most nutritious stage in the life-cycle of a plant, delivering up to 40% more nutritional density than the mature plant,” said Connor.

“Microgreens are eaten live, not weeks or months after they have been harvested, providing enzymes not present in ‘dead’ food.”

Connor has always had an entrepreneurial spirit. At age four he sold a rock to a man (with lessons of supply and demand from his embarrassed mother). He purchased his first lizard at age 6 with money he made from making and selling soy candles.

At the peak of Covid, people around the world all experienced ‘less than desirable’ produce. To help people gain food security, Connor decided to take action to educate and empower people to grow nutrient-rich microgreens. In less than two years, Amelia Island Microgreens has a distribution of more than 4,000 ‘Ready, Set, Grow!’ trays in circulation.

The FedEx Fund will help Amelia Island Microgreens remove single-use plastic from their kits, aligning with their mission to empower people to achieve a healthier lifestyle. The Fund had more than 12,500 applicants. Amelia Island Microgreens was one of 30 applicants chosen.

“We believe every person deserves the opportunity to grow their own food, no matter their physical capabilities, age, or economical situation,” said Connor.

“We believe every family deserves food they can trust. We believe every child deserves to have the confidence to grow their own food and understand food does not come from a store.”

Amelia Island Microgreens kits are available online and local Florida retail stores: Coastal Cottage, Nassau Health Foods, and Redbones Dog Bakery. See Amelia Island Microgreens on Facebook, too.

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Heidi Sharman announces upcoming book, “Intuitive Goddess”

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Heidi Sharman announces upcoming book, “Intuitive Goddess”

Published on December 7, 2022

Heidi Sharman, owner of Heidi Sharman Holistic Health & Wellness releases book to help women to manifest great health and harness their feminine energy to build their dream lives.

Intuitive Goddess is the 2nd in the Goddess series by The London Publishing House. It features inspirational women who are sharing their real-life stories of how they listened to their call into greatness and wrote their own realities; manifesting their love, health and success, and harnessing their feminine power to build lives far beyond their dreams. 

Having experienced the loss of her health, mobility and independence due to a devastating injury,  Heidi found a way of healing and recovering physically and emotionally and now she helps other women take charge of their health, lose weight, restore balance,  and reconnect with their unique identities.

In 2017, Heidi was bouldering when she fell and broke her heel requiring surgery, a lengthy recovery and rehabilitation. Previous to this, when not working as a Card Brand Specialist she was incredibly active, spending most of her time running, climbing, taking part in outdoor activities and coordinating the busy lives of her 2 children. 

Suddenly unable to walk, do physical activities or manage her household,  she struggled, not only physically, but emotionally and the Consequences of her injury extended beyond the home when she missed a critical transition time at work, preventing her from taking on a new role within the organization. 

When damage from the injury persisted, Heidi was offered a 2nd operation that would help with the immense pain she was suffering from but the downside was that she would further lose mobility. She turned down the operation and switched her focus to her own nutrition. 

She made changes that included cutting gluten, sugar and dairy and within one month had stopped taking pain medication and she could walk, do outdoor activities and be active with her family once again. Today, Heidi has resumed hiking, enjoys long walks at the beach and has even gone back to climbing,

Heidi says:  “Our bodies, are a reflection of our physical and emotional well-being.  

Taking the time to listen and honor what they are asking for, creates the space for healing that you didn’t realize was possible.”

Intuitive Goddess will be released on 11th January 2023 and will be available on Amazon KDP and the Lulu bookstore.

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Spiritual Seekers Invited to Download Free Uplifting App, The Awakened Way™

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Spiritual Seekers Invited to Download Free Uplifting App, The Awakened Way™

Published on December 7, 2022

Internationally recognized spiritual teacher and author Suzanne Giesemann gifts those in spiritual need with new App sharing channeled messages of hope and inspiration.

Suzanne Giesemann is a Messenger of Hope and the founder and teacher of The Awakened Way™ – a path to knowing Who you are and why you’re here. Loved and respected for her contributions for uplifting those in need, Suzanne was honored by being included on the Watkins’ 2022 list of “100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People.”

Suzanne’s love and generosity serve as a bridge to many. A former U.S. Navy Commander who served as a commanding officer and aide to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, today she provides stunning evidence of the existence of Universal Consciousness and our interconnectedness. She teaches proven methods that anyone can use to connect with all levels of Consciousness. Her books, classes, free videos, and keynotes answer the tough spiritual questions of our time.

Suzanne’s free App guides the user to resources for personal growth, self-empowerment, and reassurance during these times of massive change. Once The Awakened Way App is loaded on smartphones, users receive a new daily inspirational message added to the treasury of over 4500 messages and inspirations from Sanaya, the spirit Team that supports Suzanne from the celestial realms. A special feature allows users to randomly receive the perfect message they need at the push of a button. The App is available free at the Apple App store or on Google Play. https://suzannegiesemann.com/awakenedwayapp/

One grateful user remarked about The Awakened Way™ app: “So powerful it should come pre-loaded on smartphones.”

If you are ready to receive daily messages of comfort and inspiration from Suzanne Giesemann’s The Awakened Way™ mobile application, go to https://suzannegiesemann.com/awakenedwayapp/ .

For more information about Suzanne’s work, visit www.SuzanneGiesemann.com.

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