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.
In light of recent events where suicide and depression have played a role in the loss of pastors and church leaders, Thom Rainer addresses a frank conversation with congregational members around the world about one way they can help.
“4 Reasons Why Disappointment Is an Opportunity for Discipleship” by Michael Kelley
Ministry leaders and young adults—you will be disappointed soon. Remember, disappointment might be painful, but Michael Kelley encourages that it’s also an opportunity. Don’t waste it.
“3 Unconventional Ways to Appreciate Your Pastor” by Katie Orr
In honor of pastor appreciation month, Katie Orr explains that “Your pastor’s best will never be enough, but the good news is that he doesn’t need to be Superman.”