Shine and Grind Show with Angeline Lawrence
Women’s History Month: Dr. Nicole Farmer-Women Transforming the Lives of Others

Women’s History Month: Dr. Nicole Farmer-Women Transforming the Lives of Others

March 10, 2016
Women Transforming the Lives of Others

Dr. Nicole Farmer 
CEO Lifeline Business Consulting Services


Transformation is never an easy process. Dr. Nicole Farmer personifies the pain staking process that turned her life around. Nicole has gone from public assistance to entrerpreneurship. In 2006, she was the first African American women to own a Tuffy’s Auto Repair franchise. She eventually had to close the shop, but as a result of her experience she branched our to help others.

Dr. Farmer launched Life Line Business Consulting Services to help women successfully maneuver through the start-up and development stages of operating a business. The firm has worked with over 100 female entrepreneurs and help over 50 obtain funding for their companies.  In 2015, she launched a national women’s business conference in Atlanta, Oakland, California and Richmond, Virginia along with publishing an e-book, 9 Power Principles to Bring Your Dreams to Reality.  

Visit the website at and contact the office at 313 965-3155. You can follow her on twitter at

The key takeaways from the episode include: 

1.       Align your passion with your skill set to create your business 

2.       Understand your vision and create a vision board to see it on paper 

3.       God gives us all the ability to obtain wealth through our God-given vision 

4.       We can do anything if we tap into God’s power and believe

Dr. Farmer left us with the scripture in Habakkuk 2:2, “And the Lord answered me, and said Write the vision and make it plain upon tables, that he may run that readeth it.” (KJV)  She states, “God wants to fill your house with glory. Your latter will be greater than the former.”


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Angeline Lawrence is an author, speaker and blogger. She co-authored Resilience: Living Life by Design and will publish her second book, Positioned4Power: The Working Woman’s Guide to Thriving in Life in spring of 2016. Check out her weekly blog posts, Words to L.I.V.E. by – (Live in Victory and Expectation) Visit her website at

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Overcoming Adversity Interview with Frances Purrier

Overcoming Adversity Interview with Frances Purrier

March 11, 2015

Overcoming Adversity – Interview by Angeline Lawrence

Special Guest 

Minister Frances Purrier, Founder of Power of One Radio Station

Challenges and setbacks are a part of everyday life for many of us. My special guest, Minister Frances Purrier, learned to deal with adversity through the power of prayer at an early age. As a licensed Minister she helps adults and youth overcome traumatic experiences such as mental, physical and sexual abuse.

Listen in as we discuss overcoming adversity and hear her lessons learned from being the founder of the Power of One Radio Station.  The programming focuses on spreading the gospel through all media with God-centered content.

Visit her website at You can reach her at Call 804-888-5518 or email: [email protected].

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Finding Your Flow Part 2 - Overcoming Obstacles by Angeline Lawrence

Finding Your Flow Part 2 - Overcoming Obstacles by Angeline Lawrence

August 11, 2014

Hello Shine and Grinders. Today I continue my discussion on finding your flow. In Part 2, I talk specifically about overcoming obstacles while flowing in the Spirit.  As Christians in the marketplace we will encounter road blocks and hinderences that could derail our projects.  However, we have the tools to overcome anything that stands in our way to acheive the God-given vision for our lives.

Listen in as I share my experiences and the expound on the scripture in Mark 11:23 (KJV) that tells us to speak to our obstacles.
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Domestic Violence Survivors find SAFEty in Entrepreneurship

Domestic Violence Survivors find SAFEty in Entrepreneurship

July 7, 2014
Kalyn Risker, Founder/CEO SAFE (Sisters Acquiring Financial Empowerment)

Kalyn Risker, Founder/CEO of Sisters Acquiring Financial Empowerment (SAFE), has a background in Human Resources. She knows first-hand the physcial, financial and emotional devastation caused by domestic violence. She turned her experience as a survivor into a business to help other women suffering the same plight. One in three women in the United States are victims of domestic violence. 

The 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization's mission is to equip survivors of domestic violence with the appropriate financial tools and resources needed to enable women to leave or recover from the economic portion of domestic violence. Over the past 8 years, SAFE has assisted 852 survivors of domestic violence through direct training, services, resources and referrals.  

SAFE’s 8th Annual Appreciation Fundraiser & Afterglow will be held on Friday, July 18, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with a special Afterglow Event immediately following until Midnight at the newly restored Detroit Historical Museum. 

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Interview with Camille Walker Banks, Executive Director, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Detroit

Interview with Camille Walker Banks, Executive Director, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Detroit

June 16, 2014


Camille Walker Banks is the Executive Director of the Goldman Sachs program at Wayne State University. She was a key advisor for large and small companies with the Michigan Economic Growth Corporation. 
The Detroit Program was launched in March 2014 with over 40 businesses enrolled. The national program targets existing businesses that need help to expand and grow. Applications for the third (3rd) cohort or class are being accepted until July 9th, 2014. Go to to apply for the class that begins in October. The office is located at 440 Burroughs Suite 205, Detroit, MI 48202. You can call at 313 309-4160 for more information. 

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Time Management Interview with Sheila Hawkins - Chief Time Wielder of Third Eye Group

Time Management Interview with Sheila Hawkins - Chief Time Wielder of Third Eye Group

June 2, 2014


Listen to my interview with Chief Time Wielder, Ms. Sheila Hawkins, CEO of Third Eye Group, a time management consultant firm. We discuss the importance of time management to help us reach our divine mission and purpose. Time is our most valuable asset. Once it is gone we can not get it back.
Ms. Sheila Hawkins shares some of her tools and tips on time management. She also discusses the need to examine ourselves and find out why we procrastinate. 
The Bible tells us to redeem the time (Ephesians 5:16) in order to exploit every opportunity that God gives us. We must grind it out and manage every minute to meet our daily objectives.
Visit to find out about upcoming seminars and workshops with the Third Eye Group. 
Interview with Deborah Hunter-Harvill. Importance of Community Service

Interview with Deborah Hunter-Harvill. Importance of Community Service

May 30, 2014

Shine and Grind is a podcast to edify and empower Christian Women in the marketplace.  The host, Angeline Lawrence is a minister, entrepreneur, speaker and writer that seeks to glorify God while helping her community. She is wife and mother of six (6) children that understands the challenges Christian women face with working or running a business in today's society.

Today we are discussing the importance of serving others in our communities. While some belong to national and international organizations such as #Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., you can still serve mankind right in your own community. Our interview with Dr. Deborah Hunter-Harvill highlights the importance of serving others.

She is the Founder and CEO of Hunter-Harvill educational consultants. 

Hunter-Harvill Educational Associates, Inc.         

A company developed to share expertise, experiences and best practices for better educating youth and creating passion, confidence and the team approach within colleagues and parents.

Visit her website at or contact her at (313) 743-8207  and email address: [email protected]

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