Here are some articles/blogs from this past week that you may have missed, but may be helpful to you as you work with young adults in your church and community.
The discussion about the emergence of Generation Z in the young adult world is gaining steam. McPeak shares some key observations from focus groups that he conducted over the past year and how the church will have opportunities to interact with Gen Z.
- “How to Actually Have Influence at Your Job” by Banning Liebscher
Young adults see opportunities to be salt and light in many of their different roles in life. Liebscher gives some excellent reminders about how we can be an influence for Christ in our jobs.
- “The Cost of Following Christ: One Man’s Journey from Islam to Christianity” (podcast) by Afshin Ziafat
Afshin’s story of coming to Christianity is an amazing account of truly counting the costs. This podcast from the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission proves to be a significant encouragement for young adults.
Mark Whitt is the Collegiate and Young Adult Specialist at Lifeway Christian Resources. Before joining Lifeway, he spent many years on the campus of Murray State University as a campus minister. Connect with Mark via Twitter.