Who we are and why we’re here.
Long story short
The program features Richard’s practical challenges and exhortations from God’s Word as it pertains to influencing others for Christ. The show also includes interviews with men and women who share their real life stories of how they are stepping out of the box and creatively and courageously impacting their marketplaces around the world.
Ministry in the Marketplace is now broadcast across the US. (Listening information)
More about the host
Thirty years ago Dr. Richard Hamlet was fresh out of college and ready to impact the business world. Armed with his degree in Business Administration, Richard began a successful fifteen year career as an investment professional, becoming a CFP, CFA, and CPA along the way.
But in 1997, God changed everything.
At the top of his business career, Richard felt God leading him to become a pastor. During the next six years, Richard earned his mDiv from Luther Rice Seminary and served on church staffs in Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. In 2003, Richard and his wife, Ginger, felt led to begin an evangelism and gospel outreach ministry (Global Ministries Foundation) that would take them all over the world to share the gospel.
As the non-profit grew, God connected the dots between Richard’s investment career and his call to ministry. With the average employee spending 70% of their time at work, it occurred to Richard that the workplace is today’s greatest mission field for believers. As such, Richard’s desire to help equip men and women to share their faith in their places of business took root, and Ministry in the Marketplace was born.
Dr. Richard Hamlet
Host of Ministry in the Marketplace
Richard hosts the radio program, teaching scripture and interviewing guests who are making an impact for Christ in their workplaces.
Producer and Director of Media
Jason schedules the shows, records the program, and manages post-production marketing. Jason also produces the show and provides voice-over audio.