Links of the Month (June 2017)

 

For Christian Parents – What Christian Parents Can Learn from Atheist Churches by Natasha Crain

For Evangelism – What If Unbelievers Aren’t Miserable? by Mike Leake

For Your Soul – What to do if You’re on the Wrong Seat in the Bus by Chuck Lawless

For Missions Trip Planning – Consider These Five Things Before Planning by John Kimbell

For Your Preaching – Five Words That Weaken Every Sermon by Jason K Allen

For Problem Solving – McDonalds Vs. Chick-Fil-A by Jon Acuff

Links of the Month (May 2017)

For Your Prayer Life – 7 Ways to Fight Distraction in Prayer by Gavin Ortlund

For Discipling – Grace and the Non-Instagrammable Church by Jared C. Wilson

For Time Management – The Work Life Balance Myth by Shawn Lovejoy

For Personal Health – Unintended Consequences of Sleeping In by Brian Jones

For Connecting With Students [Video] – Connecting with 6 Types of Kids by the Source for YM

For Your Toolbox – Summer Family Activity Book by the Village Church

Netflix continues to create original shows and content. Several of their most recent releases have been controversial. Here are some of the best articles I have found regarding the releases, along with helpful insight on Netflix’s end goal. My suggestion is to use or share some of the content with parents and teenagers.

Links of the Month (April 2017)

For Your Worship – Why I Didn’t Sing When I Visited by Tim Challies

For the Next Generation – 3 Reasons Young People Leave the Church by Jason K Allen

For Staff Culture – 7 Reasons the Best Employees Quit by INC

For Getting on the Same Page – Pastors, Parents Differ on Youth Ministry Goals by Barna

For Developing Trust – 5 Ways to Grow a Culture of Trust by JD Greear

For the Mission – Framework for Missional Christianity (11 Part Series) by Saturate & Alan Hirsch

For Guest Services – How to Lose a First Time Guest in 10 Minutes of Less by Carey Nieuwhof

Links of the Month (March 2017)

For Evangelism – Tim Keller Speaks at Google on The Gospel Coalition
 
For Understanding LGBT Issues – Mark Yarhouse’s Blog
 
For Leading Your Staff – 4x4x4 Coaching Process by Brian Jones
 
For the Next Generation – Time to Start Thinking about Gen Z? by Kindred Youth Ministry
 
For Your Library – Outreach’s Resources of the Year by Outreach Magazine
 
For Winning Over Parents – Top Five Ways to Win Over Parents by Youth Specialties
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