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.
“Why Being is More Important Than Doing” by Phil Cooke
In this pastors.com article, Phil Cooke offers an important reminder. While we all want to achieve things with our lives, if we’re not careful, we’ll be tempted to sacrifice who we are for what we could achieve.
“6 Ways to Engage with Your International Neighbors This Christmas” by Tiffany Marshall
There’s a good chance you have an international friend, co-worker, or neighbor who only knows Christmas as the time Americans drink peppermint mochas and talk about an overweight old guy in a red suit who hands out toys. Tiffany Marshall shares a few ideas on how to engage and share the true meaning of Christmas with internationals this year.
“Staying Encouraged as a Leader” by Matt Brown
Let’s face it: Leadership can be draining at times, and one of the greatest challenges of leading people is keeping yourself refreshed with inspiration, motivation, vision, and passion for what God wants to do through your efforts. Matt Brown shares three helpful ways to stay encouraged as a leader in this post for Lifeway Leadership.