Financial Fireside Chat

All of our Grace Friends and Family (woman and men) are invited to attend this event on Tuesday, February 5, in Fellowship Hall. The evening will begin with dessert and coffee served at 6:30 p.m. and immediately followed by our featured speaker, Mr. Charles R.P. Brown III, the CEO and Portfolio Manager of CB3 Financial Group, Inc. 

Mr. Brown's presentation is entitled, “CB3’s Financial Chat for 2019: Protecting your Portfolio.” His key topics will be influences weighing on the markets as 2019 begins, selecting stocks in a correction environment, and understanding stop-loss strategy.  He also will provide information about charitable giving.

He has been trading commodities and stocks for thirty-plus years.  He has written numerous financial articles and a book, Not Your Father’s Retirement.  An experienced lecturer, he has appeared on national TV with his economic opinions and news.  He is known for his ability to “explain complex topics in his ‘everyman’ conversational style.” Apart from the financial world, he is an accomplished musician and performed in Carnegie Hall at age 17. He currently is an active member and performs in the Moody Church Orchestra in Chicago.

All are welcome to attend. Childcare will be provided. Reservations are requested but not required.  This event is hosted by the United Methodist Women. Contact Phyllis Pepiot ( for more information.