This study group features a panel including Ron Blue, Sharon Epps, and Dr. Amy Sherman. This presentation is unique in that it incorporates research as well as practical experience related to leading clients on a path to greater financial contentment. Dr. Sherman and Sharon Epps have collaborated on a high-level research study to identify barriers to financial contentment as well as key influencers of contentment in people’s lives. They share the result of their findings while Ron shares how his own personal experience with clients affirms what they discovered. We hope that you will take the time to be encouraged in your own contentment journey by this robust panel discussion!
Ron Blue is widely considered to be the father of Christian financial planning. He is the founder or co-founder of Ronald Blue Trust, National Christian Foundation, Kingdom Advisors, and The Ron Blue Institute for Financial Planning. He is also the author of more than 20 books and has served on the boards of numerous organizations. Ron and his wife, Judy, have been married for 55 years, have five children and 13 grandchildren, and live in Bloomington, Indiana.
Sharon Epps has served as President of Kingdom Advisors since August 1, 2022, after previously serving as Chief Operating Officer and Director of Training. Sharon has a background in corporate banking, as a stewardship pastor, and as an executive with Crown Financial Ministries and Generous Church. She was also a co-founder of Women Doing Well. Sharon’s passion is to energize stewardship and generosity through highly-leveraged leaders.
Dr. Amy Sherman is the author of five books (including Restorers of Hope and Kingdom Calling) and numerous “how-to” ministry manuals, and scores of articles for various publications. She frequently speaks to gatherings of Christian community ministry practitioners or public policy leaders. Dr. Sherman conducted the groundbreaking study of more than 7,400 Christian women, published in the Women Doing Well report, Directions in Women’s Giving, which has helped to launch a movement among Christian women who desire to steward their resources in light of God’s generous heart.