CBMC Marketplace Ambassador Launch Gathering – October 2

CBMC Maryland will be holding a Marketplace Ambassador launch on Friday October 2 with testimony by Mark Whitacre and a dinner that evening. There is no charge for event, but registration is required.


  • bring together ALL followers of Christ in our business community,
  • stand and pray together for spiritual transformation,
  • encourage each other to live as effective Marketplace Ambassadors for Christ.

What you’ll gain:  At this event you’ll meet and be encouraged by other Christian men whom want to be effective Marketplace Ambassadors for Christ.  You’ll also receive information on CBMC’s Marketplace Ambassador Advancement System. This free resource is designed to equip and empower individuals and teams to become effective ambassadors for Christ in the marketplace (a.k.a. Marketplace Ambassadors). The Marketplace Ambassador Advancement System will provide media rich interactive resources that equip individuals to live out the attributes of effective ambassadors for Christ in the marketplace. Current components that are now available free with sign-up include:

  • Operation Timothy – eOT is a 21stcentury digital discipleship resource designed for one-on-one or small groups. This extraordinary tool for discipling new or growing believers was first introduced in 1970 and is designed to fulfill the mandate to “make disciples” in The Great Commission.
  • LivingProof – LivingProof 2014 is a reality-based video series demonstrating how to share the gospel while living a natural, winsome and Bible-centered lifestyle.
  • The Attributes – By purposefully resolving to live out the 10 Attributes of an Ambassador, we can become the Marketplace Ambassadors that God calls us to be.
  • CBMC TV – Video from national conferences that provide training, inspiration and encouragement.

MarkWhitacreAbout our Speaker
: Mark Whitacre an Ivy League Ph.D. and the highest-ranked executive of any Fortune 500 company to become a whistleblower in US history. He was responsible for uncovering the ADM price-fixing scandal in the early 1990’s.  His undercover work with the FBI during the ADM scandal was the inspiration for the major motion picture, “The Informant,” starring Matt Damon.  Mark Whitacre is now a Marketplace Ambassador for CBMC, an organization that has impacted his life greatly the past two decades.

For more background on the Marketplace Ambassador movement, please see these two video featuring Mark Whitacre:

CBMC Presents: Nate Timm Montgomery County FCA

FCA LogoThe Fellowship of Christian Athletes‘ vision is to impact the world for Jesus Christ through the influence of coaches and athletes. The Montgomery County area currently has 3 staff with a presence at 25 local schools, a growing ministry to area coaches, and sports camps to help local athletes grow in their faith and sport.

Please come and invite a friend to join us this Tuesday, August 18, to hear Nate Timm, FCA Area Director for Montgomery County describe how God is using FCA’s ministry to make disciples in our public schools for Jesus Christ through the influence of student athletes and coaches.

  • When:  Tuesday, August 18, 6:45-8:00 AM.  Our group time starts at 7:00 AM sharp, but we request that you arrive by 6:45 AM to allow time to get your bagel & coffee and spend some time to catching up with each other.
  • Where:  The Community Room at the Einstein Bagel on Firstfield Road & Quince Orchard Blvd in Gaithersburg MD.

Montgomery County FCA Area Director, Nathan Timm, started running cross country and track during his time at Marion High School in Marion, Illinois.

Nate Timm FCAHe went on to run cross country and track at Florida State University. Nathan came to know Christ through FCA during his freshman year. After graduating from Florida State in 2004, Timm started teaching English and coaching at Magruder High School. During his nine year tenure at Magruder, the Colonels set over 90 school records in cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track. Several of his athletes went on to compete at the collegiate level. In the fall of 2013, he started teaching and coaching at Parkland Magnet Middle School where he was an English teacher, cross country coach, and one of the FCA Huddle Coaches. In May of 2014, he came on staff as a part-time Area Representative for FCA Endurance.

After eleven years of teaching and coaching in the spring of 2015, Nathan felt a strong call to come on staff full-time. He now serves as the area director for the Montgomery County Fellowship of Christian Athletes.


FCA has changed Nathan’s life in many ways, but most importantly helped him grown in his relationship with Christ. He has a passion to share the love of Christ with the coaches and athletes of Montgomery County through the ministry of FCA.

Nathan and his wife Lisa reside in Montgomery Village with their two sons; Brady and Josiah.