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.
“Learning to See Your Single Neighbor” by Holly Stallcup
Perhaps it’s true—the strong and adventurous single seems to require less from the church. But, the truth is, all of us need the body of Christ. No one can, or should, go it alone. In this Christianity Today feature, Holly Stallcup shares four practical ways to start seeing and showing up for your single friends.
“Seven Tips for Recruiting High-Level Volunteers” by Carey Nieuwhof
Would you volunteer to work for you? Carey Nieuwhof addresses this question with seven ways to create the environment in which high capacity leaders thrive in this feature for Lifeway Leadership.
“4 Reasons Christians Skip Church” by Daryl Crouch
It’s no longer just fashionable to be late to church. Many Christians in post-Christian America simply do not see weekly church gathering as a necessary part of their spiritual formation. These four realities help explain why Christians make skipping church a way of life.