“He is the half part

   of a blessed man,

Left to be finished

   by such as she;

And she a fair

   divided excellence,

Whose fullness of

  perfection lies in


William Shakespeare

King John, Act 2, Sc. 1

Jess MacCallum is a business owner, writer and the often-challenged husband of a Proverbs 31 type woman.  Now married for over 29 years, Jess and Anne have 3 children—a son 25, and daughters, 23 and 20.

    Jess is the President of Professional Printers, (a nationally recognized commercial print provider); Anne leads worship at River City Chapel in Columbia, SC, speaks at conferences; writes music, and sings with Proclaim International.

    Jess has a BA in art (magna cum laude) from the University of South Carolina (1986), where he spent 4 years training with the Navigators ministry. Jess has been involved in a variety of ministries for over 35 years, focusing primarily on men's discipleship but including TESL (Japan), prison Bible studies, small groups, home churches, marriage counseling, and his favorite—nursery. He and his family attend River City Chapel in Columbia, SC.

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