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Taking Care of Business: An Entrepreneur on Work and God


Interview with Resurgence at Mars Hill. Read the Full Interview Here - And Alexandra Abraham knows something about work. The 23-year-old student and Mars Hill Church member started her own business recently, and she’s caught the eye of Forbes magazine,which just named her one of nine All-Star Student Entrepreneurs in their current issue. But rather than have the business take over her life and push God out of it, the whole experience has grown Alexandra in her faith and shown her how clearly and strongly God is working in her life and through the business.
In this Q&A, she shares her thoughts about pride, control, and the word “deserve” in light of a life with Christ.

RESURGENCE: WHAT TYPE OF BUSINESSWOMAN WOULD YOU BE IF YOU WEREN’T A CHRISTIAN?

Alexandra Abraham: I’d be an empty one. I can’t imagine a life where I’m just working to fill my own bank account—that there isn’t any meaning, beyond my own gratification and needs. That would be awful. Waking up every morning being able to go “All right God, what do we have on the agenda for today?!” is thecoolest thing in the world. I get to be a part of his mission and that’s incredibly humbling and exciting. Crazy, downright insane miracles happen to launch this company every day, and I just wish more people were able to see first hand what I get to see. And if they were, there wouldn’t be a doubt in their mind that God exists because it’s been that crazy. Read the rest of the article ...

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