245 | Prioritize the Priceless (Jay Bennett)

245 | Prioritize the Priceless (Jay Bennett)

245 - jay bennett

Key Takeaways

  • Find moments of GLEE with your kids
  • God reaches down to us like a father excitedly reaches down to his kids after a long day at work
  • Follow the cloud…explore the mystery
  • Find ways to teach your kids generosity at an early age
  • Community is key…community of people who will hold you up and will pray


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Jay Bennett

Jay Bennett has been married to his wife, Sally, for 51 years and has three grown sons, three daughters-in-law, and nine grandchildren. Professionally, Jay led a “parallel career” of practicing law and engaging in a wide variety of business transactions in the Twin Cities (Minneapolis), domestically, and internationally for the past 40 years while also leading a Christian foundation serving Christian ministries for 35 years.

To integrate his passions to see the Lord’s resources flow generously into high-impact ministries, Jay founded National Christian Foundation Twin Cities in 2000, a Christian Community Foundation and NCF affiliate. He serves on numerous for-profit and non-profit boards including service as Chairman of the National Christian Foundation.

Key Quotes (Full Transcript of Conversation Here)

  • 23:22 – “There’s a joy and there’s a freedom in becoming a more generous person, generous living, including generous giving. Because as we embark in that direction, as we ascend toward what he calls us to be and in how he calls us to serve, he descends to meet us. And so it’s a mutual journey toward intimacy that gets better and better.”
  • 33:47 – “So to allow the Prince of peace to invade our lives and make us better husbands and fathers is something that can be a tough experience, but it’s also something that just makes us much better people.

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