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.
For The Season – Stop Underestimating Christmas – Tim Keller – “The ‘all-accepting god of love’ many moderns believe in would never have bothered with the incarnation. Such a god would have found it completely unnecessary.”
For The Mission – 6 Times When It’s a Good Idea to Change the Mission Statement – Auxano
For Your Preaching – 7 Ted Talks that Will Make You a Better Preacher – ChurchLeaders
For Your Toolbox – 20 Apps, Sites, and Services Pastors Need to Know – ChurchFuel [PDF]
For Youth Ministry – How To Think Theologically About Youth Ministry – Kindred Youth Ministry [PDF]
For Engaging The Culture – Millenials in the Workplace – Simon Sinek [Video] – Note: The video has no spiritual content per se, but it does have many spiritual implications. Regardless, it’s worth the watch.
For Dealing With Sin – Growing Up in A Porn Saturated World