Feature Business Partners

C12

C12

BLUE RIDGE
Greg King – Email / LI / Web

SHENANDOAH VALLEY
Todd Dodson – Email / LI / Web

MID-ATLANTIC
Steve Calhoun – Email / LI / Web

C12 is the nation’s largest network of Christian CEOs, business owners, and executives. C12 gathers thousands of Christian CEOs and business owners around the country in local Peer Advisory groups to help each other grow their businesses and impact the marketplace.

* Hampton Roads Chair Positions Available *

Chesapeake RV Solutions

Chesapeake RV Solutions

Your Happy Camper Headquarters!
WE SELL FAMILY FUN!

3360 Battlefield Blvd. South, Chesapeake
(757) 532-0222

FB / Youtube / Web 

Chesapeake RV Solutions is a family-owned recreational vehicle dealership with an “at-home” atmosphere located in Virginia near the North Carolina Border. Whether you’re looking for a new or used RV or want to upgrade your current camper, it would be our pleasure to help you. We have an extensive RV parts inventory and RVDA Certified RV Master Technicians to get the job done right the first time. Founded in 2003 by retired Navy SEAL Tim Loen & his wife Jacqueline.

Freedom First Credit Union

Freedom First Credit Union

Freedom First Credit Union
Branch locations: Roanoke, Salem, Blacksburg, Vinton, Daleville, and Lynchburg

ATM locations extend throughout Central Virginia

www.freedomfirst.com

 

Freedom First is a not-for-profit credit union with assets of over $950M and serves Southwest and Central Virginia. Our mission is Helping People Prosper – Helping Communities Thrive. Whatever your banking needs – from personal to business banking, to commercial lending and private banking, to Impact Banking and financial counseling – you can Find Your Freedom at Freedom First.

Soundz Hearing CVA

Soundz Hearing CVA

Lynchburg: 1319 Enterprise Drive Suite A, Lynchburg, VA
Smith Mtn. Lake: 13335-A Booker T Washington Highway, Hardy, VA
434-239-HEAR
info@soundzlynchburg.com
soundzhearingcenters.com

Owners Tim and Veronica Bratton’s mission is to restore communication for families by providing equipment and resources to help pepople hear and understand their loved ones better. They offer hearing evaluations Monday through Friday, and by appointment on Saturday. Soundz Hearing CVA can be reached at 434-239-HEAR or through our business directory at myjourneyfm.com.

All Business Partners

A.G. Jefferson

1007 Sheffield Dr., Lynchburg
(434) 846-3937

FB / Web

A.G. Jefferson Opticians specializes in filling eye wear prescriptions for eyeglasses, sunglasses, children’s eyewear, and contact lenses. We offer exceptional customer service, high-quality fashion frames and technologically advanced lenses at affordable prices. A. G. Jefferson Opticians, a name people have trusted since 1940 serving Lynchburg, VA and the surrounding area with their eye wear needs.

Alcova Mortgage, CJ Sweat

The Legacy Team
CJ Sweat, Branch Manager
NMLS ID# 1200574 | Licensed In VA

308 Market St. SE, Roanoke, VA 24011
804.517.2801
cjsweat@alcova.com

FB / Web / Li

Alcova Mortgage serves the greater Richmond area with home mortgage and lending services.  He helps clients through the complex mortgage process, explains the options, and guides clients to avoid common mistakes. With rates changing daily, now is a good time to talk to a mortgage professional to discuss your home ownership goals.

Alcova Mortgage, Jonathan Sweat

The Legacy Team
Jonathan Sweat, Branch Partner
NMLS ID#308553 | Licensed in VA & FL

308 Market St. SE, Roanoke, VA 24011
(540) 314-8843
jsweat@alcova.com

FB / Web / Li

Alcova Mortgage serves the greater Central VA area with home mortgage and lending services.  He helps clients through the complex mortgage process, explains the options, and guides clients to avoid common mistakes. With rates changing daily, now is a good time to talk to a mortgage professional to discuss your home ownership goals.

Allstate Insurance

TOM CRAVEN JR.
14116 Wards Rd. Lynchburg
(434) 237-1888

FB / Web

All State Insurance provides policies for home, auto, life, business owners, renters, motorcycles, boats and more. Tom is dedicated to giving back to the community where he has lived his entire life.  He enjoys helping customers as they make decisions that help protect what matters most: their family, home, car and boat.

Aluminum Fences Direct

9660 Falls of Neuse Rd., Ste. 138, #238,
Raleigh, NC 27615
(888) 830-2219

FB / EmailWeb / Youtube

Aluminum Fences Direct is a wholesale aluminum fence distributor serving homeowners and small to mid-sized fencing contractors. We are the Premier Direct On-line aluminum fence supplier that represents US manufacturers based in the Carolinas that lead the industry and is committed to customer satisfaction. Whether you need pool fencing or a new fence for your home or business, we have the quality products you need at the prices you want.

Blue Ridge Apothecary

2122 Colonial Avenue SW, Roanoke
(540) 345-6480

FB / Email / Web / IG

Blue Ridge Apothecary compounds personalized medications such as bio-identical hormone replacement, skin care products, pain creams and pet medications. They work with healthcare providers, veterinarians, and patients to customize prescriptions. Blue Ridge Apothecary is Veteran Owned, chemical-free, vegan, handcrafted, natural products, herbalist, organic, and fair trade.  Blue Ridge Apothecary is located across from Towers Mall in Roanoke.

Blue Ridge Bagels

19327 Leesville Rd.
Lynchburg, VA 24502
p:(434) 221-3952
w:www.blueridgebagels.com

 

Blue Ridge Bagels offers breakfast and lunch items including their home-made bagels and home-made cream cheese.  They also offer donuts and other pastries, sandwiches, specialty drinks, and much more.

Blue Ridge Women’s Center

5034 Williamson Road NW
Roanoke, VA  24012

p: 540-362-3007 x200
e:annr@blueridgewoman.org
w: blueridgewoman.org

Nearly 45% of all pregnancies are unplanned, leaving many women feeling alone and uncertain of her future. By providing a safe environment to be heard and supported, Blue Ridge Women’s Center equips each woman to make an informed decision for her and her family.

 

 

C12

BLUE RIDGE
Greg King – Email / LI / Web

SHENANDOAH VALLEY
Todd Dodson – Email / LI / Web

MID-ATLANTIC
Steve Calhoun – Email / LI / Web

C12 is the nation’s largest network of Christian CEOs, business owners, and executives. C12 gathers thousands of Christian CEOs and business owners around the country in local Peer Advisory groups to help each other grow their businesses and impact the marketplace.

* Hampton Roads Chair Positions Available *

Capital Repair Services

www.Capitalrepairservices.com

Richmond – 6566 W. Broad St. (804) 377-6230
Warsaw – 4600 Richmond Rd  (804) 333-4236
VA Beach – 4961 Cleveland St. (757) 497-7645

Capital Repair Services locations are authorized sales and service centers for Cub Cadet, STIHL, Generac, and DR Power. We also sell original outdoor power equipment parts and can make warranty repairs for most brands and types of small engines and outdoor power equipment. We will repair items outside of warranty and can offer pickup and delivery service within a 100-mile radius of our location.

Chesapeake RV Solutions

Your Happy Camper Headquarters!
WE SELL FAMILY FUN!

3360 Battlefield Blvd. South, Chesapeake
(757) 532-0222

FB / Youtube / Web 

Chesapeake RV Solutions is a family-owned recreational vehicle dealership with an “at-home” atmosphere located in Virginia near the North Carolina Border. Whether you’re looking for a new or used RV or want to upgrade your current camper, it would be our pleasure to help you. We have an extensive RV parts inventory and RVDA Certified RV Master Technicians to get the job done right the first time. Founded in 2003 by retired Navy SEAL Tim Loen & his wife Jacqueline.

Child Evangelism Fellowship of Virginia

Child Evangelism Fellowship of Virginia
cefva.com

 

Child Evangelism Fellowship is a Bible-centered organization composed of born-again believers whose purpose is to evangelize boys and girls with the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ and to establish (disciple) them in the Word of God and in a local church for Christian living. CEF has many different ministries for children, but the primary ones are the Good News Club and the 5-Day Club.

Christian Women Business Organization (Hampton Roads Group)

p: 757-432-0222 or 757-620-8544

e: jacqueline@chesapeakervsolutions.com or elaine@elainelankford.com

fb: https://www.facebook.com/cwbogroup

w: cwbogroup.com/chesapeake

We are a proactive group of professional Christian women who desire to see each woman be successful in her business, ministry or profession. We are a combination of networking, women’s ministry and prayer partners (however, this not a bible study). We feature a monthly inspirational speaker. Learn great marketing tips and gather referrals, and you can also receive a “commercial” opportunity to promote your business.

Computer Exchange

20607 Timberlake Rd, Suite B
Lynchburg, VA 24502

 

p: 434-239-0439

e: cxe@cxeonline.com

w: www.cxeonline.com

 

Computer Exchange serves both individuals and businesses with computer sales and service and IT support. They offer both remote and on-site computer and technology support. This includes spyware and virus removal, file management, data recovery, network setup, repair, and upgrades, website hosting, and much more.

Curtains, Blinds & Bath

18458 Forest Road
Forest, VA  24551
p: (434) 660-0576
e: cindy@curtainblindbath.com
w: www.curtainsblindsbath.com

 

Curtains, Blinds & Bath has been thanking God for their business of helping you with your decorating and interior design needs.   This includes custom made shades, blinds, curtains and other window treatments. Curtains, Blinds & Bath is open Monday through Friday 10 to 4 and online at curtainsblindbath.com

Cutz For Guys

www.cutzforguys.com/

Midlothian – 804-378-2889
15809 City View Dr., Midlothian, VA 23113

Mechanicsville – 804-277-3391
7045 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Mechanicsville, VA  23111

Short Pump – p: 804-360-8175
11530 West Broad St., Richmond, VA 23233

Cutz For Guys offers grooming services for men and boys including precision haircuts, massaging shampoo, and straight razor neck shaves.  Their three Greater Richmond area locations include Mechanicsville Turnpike, West Broad Street in Short Pump, and Westchester Commons in Midlothian.

Digital One Technology

5521 Fort Avenue
Lynchburg, VA  24502

p: 434-509-1515 ext 1002
e: https://digitalonetechnology.com/contact
w: digitalonetechnology.com

 

Digital One Technology serves individuals and businesses in Lynchburg, Roanoke, and throughout the Central Virginia area. Their services include Computer Repair, Security Systems, Access Control, Networking and infrastructure, and all things lT related.

East Side Rides

27444 Southampton Pkwy, Courtland, VA
(434) 532-6790

FB / Email / Web / IG

“East Rides LLC is a family-owned business that takes pride in the work we do. We understand that our best customer is a happy customer that takes pride in their ride! We look forward to helping you achieve your automotive dream! The mission of East Side Rides is to provide customers with exceptional customer service for all of their automotive and performance needs. We are your go-to auto classic car restoration shop in Virginia.

Ed’s Automotive

5627 Boonsboro Road
Lynchburg, VA 24503
p: (434) 384-8986
e: edsautomotiveinc@comcast.net
w: edsautomotiveinc.com

 

Save the date… April 30th, 10 am to 4 pm, for Ed’s Automotive 50-year celebration and car show!  More details.  Ed’s Automotive is a complete automotive repair facility. Their mission is to help you maintain your vehicle so that your family has a safe and dependable daily commute.  To accomplish this, they provide excellent customer service, honest estimates and repairs, and work hard to repair your vehicle in a timely manner at a competitive price.

Environmental Options

PO Box 879, Rocky Mount, VA 24151
p: 540-483-3920
e: eo@environmentaloptions.com
w: www.environmentaloptions.com

 

Christian owned and operated, Environmental Options provides hazardous and non-hazardous waste disposal, vac truck services and tank cleaning. They also offer parts washer and equipment cleaner lease programs. They have been serving the Virginia, North Carolina and West Virginia areas since 1984 and can be reached at 540-483-3920 or on the web at environmentaloptions.com.

Freedom First Credit Union

Freedom First Credit Union
Branch locations: Roanoke, Salem, Blacksburg, Vinton, Daleville, and Lynchburg

ATM locations extend throughout Central Virginia

www.freedomfirst.com

 

Freedom First is a not-for-profit credit union with assets of over $950M and serves Southwest and Central Virginia. Our mission is Helping People Prosper – Helping Communities Thrive. Whatever your banking needs – from personal to business banking, to commercial lending and private banking, to Impact Banking and financial counseling – you can Find Your Freedom at Freedom First.

Gentle Shepherd Hospice

6045 Peters Creek Road NW
Roanoke, VA 24019
p: 540-989-6265
e: info@gentleshepherdhospice.com
w: www.gentleshepherdhospice.com

 

Kim’s Devotionals (Co-Founder and VP)

Gentle Shepherd provides Christ-centered hospice care in Southwest and Central Virginia. Their dedicated team partners with physicians to meet the patient’s medical, emotional and spiritual needs in order to provide comfort, increase quality of life and most importantly inspire hope.

Herbert E. Maxey Jr., P.C.

13160 W. James Anderson Hwy.
Buckingham, VA  23291
p:(800) 248-1950
e: herbert@hemaxey.com
w:herbertmaxey.com

 

Herbert E. Maxey, Jr. is a personal injury lawyer and offers legal representation for those injured in automobile, truck and motorcycle accidents.  He also negotiates insurance claims and engages in settlements and litigation related to personal injury or medical malpractice cases.  Herbert Maxey serves clients throughout Virginia.

Laura Ruff, Associate Broker

Divine Fog Realty
18321 Forest Rd., Lynchburg, VA
(434) 485-2935

lauraruff.com / getruff.com

Laura has represented residential and commercial clients for over 28 years. Laura is current member of the Lynchburg Association of Realtors and MLS, the VA Assoc. of Realtors and the Nat. Assoc. of Realtors. Past Chair of Public Relations in Lexington Buena Vista Rockbridge Assoc. of Realtors.  Laura provides real estate services throughout Central Virginia including Bedford County/Town/Evington/Forest, Amherst/Madison Heights/Monroe, Campbell County/Concord/Rustburg and all of Lynchburg & surrounding area.

Liberty University

1971 University Boulevard
Lynchburg, VA 24515
p: 800-582-2000
w: www.liberty.edu

 

Get a world-class education with the solid Christian foundation you’re looking for at Liberty University. Here, you’ll gain the values, knowledge, and skills you’ll need for success in every aspect of life.

 

Longs Farm Supply

1103 Lynchburg Avenue
Brookneal, VA 24528

p: (434) 376-5901
e:longsfarmsupply@gmail.com
w: Facebook

Family owned and operated Longs Farm Supply offers consultation and products for farming, gardening, and lawn care.  They also offer cold-weather products including sleds and shovels, ice melt, firewood, heaters, and more.

Medi-Share

p: 844-50-BIBLE
w: https://mychristiancare.org/medi-share/

* Mention The Journey when contacting them online.

 

Medi-Share® is a non-profit Christian healthcare sharing ministry that saves members on their monthly medical costs and fosters authentic biblical community. Memberships include tele-health, prescriptions, and more.  With Medi-Share, there’s an option for every budget.

Moore’s Electrical and Mechanical

PO Box 119, Altavista  24517

(434) 369-4374

Email/Web

 

Moore’s Electrical and Mechanical offers electrical, HVAC & plumbing services for your commercial or industrial needs along with 24/7 emergency services to clients throughout Virginia and North Carolina. Their mission is to “build great things, serve on purpose and impact our world.

 

Old Southern Charm

3873 Thomas Nelson Hwy #3829
Arrington, VA 22922
p:(434) 942-0798
e:oldesoutherncharmllc@gmail.com
w: facebook.com/Olde-Southern-Charm

 

Olde Southern Charm offers primitives, home decor, gifts, and more to beautify your home for Spring and every season.  Their products include decorations, centerpieces, linens, and primitives.   Olde Southern Charm is located about halfway between Lynchburg and Charlottesville on Thomas Nelson Highway.

Patel and Dalrymple Attorneys At Law

5200 Fort Avenue
Lynchburg, VA  24502
p:  434-832-7030
e:  sam@pdlaw.us
w:  www.pdlaw.us

 

For those purchasing a home this summer, the lawyers at Patel and Dalrymple offer real estate closing services in the Lynchburg and surrounding areas.   Patel and Dalrymple can help with every stage of a real estate transaction from start to finish including, drafting a purchase agreement, title searches and issues that may arise from home inspections.

Professional Plumbing Services & Remodeling, LLC

P.O. Box 712, Vinton, VA 24179
p: 540-312-5675
e: proplumbingserv@gmail.com
w: www.pro-plumbingservices.com

 

Professional Plumbing Services is Christian owned and operated and serves the Roanoke Valley and surrounding area. They provide new construction, remodeling and repairs for whole house plumbing needs. Professional Plumbing Services can be reached at 540.312.5675.

R Coffee Limited

4925 Boonsboro Road, Lynchburg, VA 24503
p: 434-384-0518
e: rcoffeeclotheirs@gmail.com
w: www.rcoffeeltd.com

 

R Coffee Ltd offers classic men’s apparel and more in casual and business settings for every generation. Their styles and brands include Vineyard Vines, Tommy Bahama, Southern Tide and Peter Millar.  They offer everything from polos, shorts, and tees to performance wear to custom suits. R. Coffee Ltd is located in Lynchburg in the Boonsboro shopping center and online at rcoffeeltd.com.

Redemption Thrift

8914 Patterson Avenue, Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 918-1435

contact@Richmondstudycenter.org
richmondstudycenter.org/redemption-thrift
Hours of Operation: Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm

 

Redemption Thrift offers gently used new and vintage furniture, housewares, and home décor. They are open 10 am to 6 pm, Mo-Sa, have new items arriving daily, and offer some pickup options. Redemption Thrift supports the Richmond Center for Christian Study, a place for students and the community to explore a biblical worldview and its relevance to our lives and the world we live in. “I can truly say that without the Study Center, I would not have found my life with Christ.”

S & R Cleaning and Floor Services

Roanoke, VA
p: 540-580-1587
e:  sandrcleaningandfloors@gmail.com
w:  S & R Cleaning

 

S & R Cleaning and Floor Services offers janitorial services for businesses, commercial sites, and churches. They specialize in wax floor stripping, waxing, and buffing. S & R Cleaning and Floor Services serves the greater Roanoke area.  Visit their Facebook page www.facebook.com/SRCleaningAndFloorsServicesOfRoanoke.

 

SERVPRO of Lynchburg, Bedford, & Campbell Cnty.

Pinpoint Weather Sponsor
9628 E. Lynchburg-Salem Tpke
Goode, VA 24556
p: 434-525-9559
w: www.servprolynchburg
@serveprooflynchburg

 

ServPro provides residential and commercial service in Lynchburg, Bedford, and Campbell Counties with 24 hour emergency service for fire, water, mold, and storm damage.  ServPro provides emergency cleaning and restoration services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  They can be reached at 434-525-9559.

Shepherds Guide

1208 N Centerville Turnpike
Chesapeake, VA  23320
p: (757) 896-1000
e: contact@shepherdsguide.com
w:www.ShepherdsGuide.com

 

The Shepherd’s Guide’s mission is to Identify & List EVERY Christian Owned Business and Organization so Americans can find them easily and efficiently. The World’s Largest Christian Business Directory is a source to help connect you with other Christian businesses and organizations.  Ask about advertising in this remarkable online Christian resource at shepherdsguide.com.

Soundz Hearing CVA

Lynchburg: 1319 Enterprise Drive Suite A, Lynchburg, VA
Smith Mtn. Lake: 13335-A Booker T Washington Highway, Hardy, VA
434-239-HEAR
info@soundzlynchburg.com
soundzhearingcenters.com

Owners Tim and Veronica Bratton’s mission is to restore communication for families by providing equipment and resources to help pepople hear and understand their loved ones better. They offer hearing evaluations Monday through Friday, and by appointment on Saturday. Soundz Hearing CVA can be reached at 434-239-HEAR or through our business directory at myjourneyfm.com.

Tina Friar – Keller Williams Realty

1179 A Vista Park Drive, Lynchburg, VA 24551
p: 434-660-6020
e: tina@hiretinafriar.com
w: www.hiretinafriar.com

 

A Lynchburg resident and realtor for over 20 years, Tina Friar specializes in new construction, developments, resale homes and has recently added a farm and land division. For more information on buying, selling or how to Hire Tina Friar call 434-660-6020 or visit them on the web at HireTinaFriar.com.

Trusted Compass

1208 N Centerville Turnpike
Chesapeake, VA  23320
p: (757) 896-1000
e: tlambert@thetrustedcompass.com
w:http://thetrustedcompass.com

 

The Trusted Compass Christian Business Network, “A Movement of Christians in the Marketplace”  offers Christian business ministry leaders from all around the world a place to network, be encouraged, equipped, and challenged with new strategies, ordained & released to advance God’s Kingdom.  The Trusted Compass hosts monthly network meetings and workshops throughout the year.

Virginia Living Museum

524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News  VA
(757) 595-1900
https://thevlm.org/

Don’t let the word museum fool you.  Most everything at the VLM is very much alive.  The Virginia Living Museum is a very special place that connects people to nature and native animals, while protecting what is most precious in the world around us.  We are inspired by the animals in our care and are committed to motivating tomorrow’s veterinarians, marine biologists, scientists, or wildlife photographers.

Walls Insurance Agency

1018 South Church Street
Smithfield, VA  23430

Hampton Roads – Jacob “Jay” Walls
p:  (757) 357-4456
e: info@wallsins.com
w: www.wallsins.com

Central Virginia – Amber Friehaut
p:  (434) 333-6616
e: amber.freihaut@wallsins.com

Founded in 1953, Walls Insurance Agency is an Independent Insurance Agency providing customer sales and service for multiple insurance companies including faith-based company Goodville Mutual. Walls Insurance Agency specializes in Auto, Home, Business, Farm, Bonds, and Life Insurance. The agency’s strongest attributes include: christian faith, third generation owned (69 years), veteran (Army), and well-established in the Southside – Tidewater, and Central Virginia regions.

Wisecarver Ranch Beef

FARM TO TABLE THROUGHOUT VIRGINIA

p:  434-579-4511
e:  skeeterwisecarver@gmail.com
w:  www.wisecarverranch.com
fb:  Wisecarver Ranch – VA

 

Wisecarver Ranch’s mission is to Naturally Raise Prime Beef 🥩 with no antibiotics and no growth hormones to produce the ultimate in taste and tenderness!! . Skeeter Wisecarver at Wisecarver Ranch provides custom cut local beef, in vacuum sealed portions for quarter cow, half cow and whole cow amounts.  They also provide free delivery in Virginia of our Wisecarver Ranch Natural Raised Healthy Wagyu and Angus Beef �.