Messes, Money & Marriage






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4word is excited to announcement a SECOND ROUND of the 4word 30-Day Kindness Challenge with partner Shaunti Feldhahn, based off of her book The Kindness Challenge. The goal of this challenge is to help you mend a relationship in your workplace by focusing on being kind toward that person.

Starting this Monday, January 30, participants in the 4word 30-Day Kindness Challenge will receive one (1) daily email for 30 days, featuring tips, research, and encouragement as you work to improve a professional relationship in your life.

If you missed it this first time,
click here to sign up for Round 2!


What You Missed

I Don’t Understand, God

Our loving God has a way of showing kindness when we least expect it! If you don’t understand what God is doing in this season of your life, allow your heart to be encouraged by Diane Paddison’s morning devotional letter.





Thank You To Our Sponsors!

We would like to thank our “That’s What Love Is 4” Gala and Celebration Dinner sponsors

Amethyst Sponsor
Lisa and Clay Cooley

Ruby Sponsors
April and Mark Anthony
Erin and Bob Botsford
Gene and Jerry Jones Family Foundation
Reliant at Home
Lisa and Kenny Troutt

Topaz Sponsors
Lucy Buchanan
Kathleen and Bob Gray
Chartwell Partners
Ka and LL Cotter & Kathyrn and David Waldrep
Melisa and JF Denis
Gemini Rosemont & Jones Day
Marci and Stan Johnson
Patricia and Lou Myers
Diane and Chris Paddison
Pickens Ridnour, LP & Trocchio Advantage
Locke Lord, LLP
Tandy and Lee Roy Mitchell
Stewart Title
Sue Sullins, Brenda Teele & Wendy Whiteman


We would also like to thank our “That’s What Love is 4” Awards Luncheon and Celebration sponsors to-date:

Event Sponsor

Sapphire Sponsors
Global Media Outreach
Kathryn and Gerald Tack

Host Sponsors
Abstract Construction
Beck Construction
Buckner International
Patricia Myers
The Richards Group
Texas Floor Covering



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Take Notice


A Daughter’s Destiny – “A Daughter’s Destiny: Finding Redemption in the Midst of Broken Dreams” is the story of a mother’s failed hopes and her daughter who sifted through the ashes of the broken past to find a voice to inspire women around the world. In a novelized approach to tell a powerful story, Anita Carman leads readers to explore what it means to define a life, a purpose, and a passion.









The Bible in Presidential InaugurationsHugh Whelchel writes about the role of God’s Word at every inauguration.









11 Ways to Make Money While You SleepJohn Rampton lists eleven ways you can fatten your bank account while you catch some much needed Zs.








4word: Local Group Events

Take a look at these upcoming 4word: Local Group event dates and see which one(s) you can attend. We’d love to see you there!

For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.






Make Your Next Career Move

As a 4word: Member Insider, you’re given exclusive access to numerous job openings across the country via the 4word Job Connections Board. We wanted to highlight a few jobs currently available. Just login to your 4word: Member Insider account to apply to one or more of these positions!

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Featured Company: Comdata
Location: Brentwood, TN
Comdata is a leading provider of fleet management and B2B payment solutions. As the largest fuel card provider and second largest commercial issue of MasterCard in North America, Combat offers on of the most comprehensive suites of payment solutions on the market. They are always on the lookout for the brightest talent to join our team and take us to the next level.

Open Positions on the 4word Job Connections Board
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Job #1: Account Development Specialist
Comdata – Brentwood, TN
Comdata is looking for an Account Development Specialist-Corporate Payments, to become an expert on generating, prospecting, and qualifying leads that drive opportunities for the strategic sales team. This is a very important entry level sales position for a motivated and ambitious person who is interested in developing a sales career in technology and financial services.

Job #2: Graphic Design Lead
PennWell – Nashua, NH
PennWell is looking for a Graphic Design Lead to create designs from initial planning stage to delivery, adhering to design briefs and instructions, and established brand guidelines. Multi-task various small and large-scale assignments, and to assist other designers in supporting roles when required. This position will act as liason between other designers and clients.

Job #3: Accountant/Office Manager
Undisclosed – Richardson, TX
A growing company is seeking an Accountant/Office Manager to perform the daily financial duties using Quickbooks, payroll and data entry. The Office Manager will also be responsible for coordinating team events, have a strong attention to detail as well as be an independent/self starter.





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