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Be Thankful For YOU

As working women, mothers, wives and friends, we know what it feels like to be burdened by a hectic schedule. In the midst of our never-ending to-do lists , it gets easy to put aside our physical, mental and spiritual health. Diane Paddison shares her reflections on the things she has learned to self-asses when life gets crazy: time with God, room to celebrate, leaving enough margin, and getting adequate rest. Show yourself some love today by following her guide and asking what you most need to thrive right now.


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Veteran and Servant: Living Out My Faith in the Military

Rachel Sherburne, a former missionary serving troops and families turned business owner/speaker, served in the Air Force in Baghdad shortly after Saddam Hussein’s death and right as the troop surge began. Her experience of living out her faith in the military inspired her to begin a career ministering to her brothers and sisters in the Armed Forces.


Mentoring Monday radio show

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This week’s Mentoring Monday radio show featured Lee Blaylock.





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screen-shot-2016-10-31-at-3-28-40-pmTHE LATEST 4WORD BOOK IS HERE!: We’re so excited to share with you Diane’s latest book, Women Who Work, Love, Pray: Celebrating 5 Years of 4word! Click here to learn more about the book and to order yourself (and your friends and family) a copy!









TAMPONS ARE A JUSTICE ISSUE: Ruth Moon Mari writes on Christianity Today and explains how her recent trip to Africa showed women’s hygiene products in a whole new light.








HOME IMPROVEMENTS THAT PAY FOR THEMSELVES: Brian Acton writes on Money and offers up five home improvements you can make on your home that will actually end up paying for themselves.







4word: Local Group Events

Take a look at these upcoming 4word: Local Group event dates and see which one(s) you can attend. We’d love to see you there!

For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.





Make Your Next Career Move

As a 4word: Member Insider, you’re given exclusive access to numerous job openings across the country via the 4word Job Connections Board. We wanted to highlight a few jobs currently available. Just login to your 4word: Member Insider account to apply to one or more of these positions!

Not a 4word: Member Insider? Email your credentials to to begin the application process.

Featured Company: PennWell
Location: Tulsa, OK
PennWell Corporation is a cutting-edge media and events company responsible for covering a variety of industries where decision-makers across the world look first to gain the leading edge in their markets. With a fast-paced and growth-oriented environment, PennWell values exceptional performance and recognizes the outstanding people who work together to make success happen. PennWell offers a comprehensive benefit and compensation package as well as a friendly and integrated culture with a business casual work environment.

Open Positions on the 4word Job Connections Board
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Job #1: Front-End Web Developer
PennWell – Tulsa, OK (remote considered)
The PW3 front-end web developer is responsible for an evolving technology platform at PennWell. This Technical role requires strong front-end development skills and experience developing visually appealing and intuitive interfaces across multiple device sizes and types. Full-stack skills are a big plus.

Job #2: Director of Payroll
USCF Benioff – Children’s Hospital – Oakland, CA
The Payroll Director reports to the Controller and is responsible for the leadership of the entire payroll function in a complex unionized environment with an estimated gross annual payroll of $200 million.

Job #3: Sales Representative
PennWell – Essex, United Kingdom, or Nashua, NH
Learn how to sell, what to sell, and propel your sales career! The Sales Representative will have the opportunity to get world-class Sales Academy training at the Tulsa Headquarters. Hands on training will include the sales process, from lead generation through close in an assigned territory. Training will also include travel to events to interface with clients and customers. Develops and implements agreed upon Sales Plan which will meet both personal and business goals of expanding the customer base. Works with the sales and support teams for the achievement of customer satisfaction, revenue generation, and long-term account goals in line with the company vision and values. Upon training completion the Sales Representative will work out of the Nashua, NH office or the Waltham Abbey office (two positons currently open).




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