"Accepting ourselves is always the starting point to something greater - a deeper maturity, a deeper walk with God, and ultimately, a greater acceptance and understanding of our neighbor. How we see ourselves affects how we see others." - Amy Hollingsworth, The Simple Faith of Mister Rogers
Launched in 2018, Ben and Sherry moved forward with a social entrepreneurial journey that focuses on personal stewardship and legacy living. IEnate is indeed a testimony of what grace and genuine reliance on God's leading in our lives can look like - individually and collectively.
Sherry Waters is a Spiritual Companion|Community Chaplain, where she helps direct individuals in spiritual formation, vocational civic responsibility and personal stewardship. Sherry coaches individuals on being better stewards of everything with which they've been entrusted. Through IEnate, LLC, Sherry inspires others to use their talents, resources and skills to live their lives serving others and the community. A former chaplain for Carolinas Healthcare System (now Atrium Health), Sherry infuses her spiritual care experiences as a chaplain and complementary integrative wellness support in the stewardship coaching she provides. She has her Master's of Practical Theology/Pastoral Counseling & Care from Pfeiffer University, a B.A. degree in Communications from the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill; and her certification in Nonprofit Management from Duke University.
Ben Bellury is a Transformational Leadership Coach and facilitator. With over 28 years of advisement and coaching in financial services, he brings his visionary leadership to the table by guiding teams toward successful strategy and empowering groups to press forward on articulating and achieving God's highest intention. He has his B.A. degree in Organizational Leadership from Queens University of Charlotte.