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.
“3 Ways to Learn from Even the Worst Criticisms” by Aaron Earls
It’s inevitable: You will be criticized regardless of how effectively you are leading or the outcomes you achieve. Here’s how you can take painful criticisms and turn them into useful challenges.
“Can Your Soul Survive Facebook and Twitter” by Russell Moore
If you’ve ever wondered if you should spend some time asking whether your social media account is leading you places you can’t handle, Russell Moore says in this recent blog, “You weren’t created for a hive or a pack. You were created for a church. And for that, you need more than a tribe. You need a soul.”
“5 Marks of Effective Prayer” by H.B. Charles, Jr.
Referencing Mark 1:40, H.B. Charles, Jr. explains that the key to prayer is a heart of dependence. Through five key principles, learn why Charles encourages us to pray with the holy urgency of one who has a need that only Jesus can meet.