Your weekly roundup :: December 18 – 22
As you head into your weekend, here are a few articles from the past week we thought you might enjoy.
This week’s blog: “The Gift of Unity”
Wary of some challenging family dynamics this holiday season? Maybe the greatest gift you can give is the gift of unity. 4word founder Diane Paddison shares her advice for how you can bless those you don’t always get along with this Christmas.
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Our work, love, pray favorites
This Email Hack Could Dramatically Change How You Work with Your Boss
Jacqueline McElhone with Career Contessa shares a simple email habit to add to your weekly routine that will have a positive impact on your relationship with your boss.
This Christmas, I’m Defining Family by My Single Friends
Lore Ferguson Wilbert writes on Christianity Today about the decision she and her husband made years ago to create a family unit of singles in their church, especially around the holidays.
The Big Myth About Forgiveness
Jason Link with Relevant Magazine discusses why forgiveness is (and should be) harder work than we often allow.
Listen to the latest Mentoring Monday radio show!
Listen to the latest episode of the Mentoring Monday radio show, featuring Sharon Purcell!
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!
- Chicago – Leadership Team Meeting – December 26 @ 7:00AM
- Denver – Focus Group – January 6 @ 9:30AM
- San Antonio – Gathering – January 16 @ 11:30AM
- Austin – North Small Group – January 18 @ noon
- Colorado Springs – January Gathering – January 19 @ 6:30PM
- Austin – Northwest Small Group – January 21 @ 6:00PM
- New York City – January Prayer Meeting – January 23 @ 7:00PM
For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.
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