Here are some articles, blogs, and podcasts from this past week that you may find helpful as you work with young adults in your church and community.
“What Role Does Your Church Play in Racial Reconciliation?” by Aaron Earls
The events of this past week in Charlottesville, Virginia, have elevated the conversation surrounding racial reconciliation. As young adult ministry leaders, we have an opportunity to start a very important conversation with our young adults about the injustice of racism.
Elmore examines how the three generations view leadership and the influence that can be established through leadership roles. Interestingly, the younger generations have a more servant-centered view of how leadership can be most effective.
“7 Back-to-School Prayers for Students” by Jaquelle Crowe
As colleges and universities are coming back into session this fall, Crowe offers some practical suggestions for ways we can pray for students as they return to school.
Mark Whitt is a collegiate minister with Baptist Collegiate Ministry at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Connect with Mark via Twitter.