Your weekly roundup :: April 2 - 6
As you head into your weekend, here are a few articles from the past week we thought you might enjoy.
This week's blog: "Does Being The Busiest Pay Off?"
When someone asks how you're doing, is your first response always, "busy"? This month, we're talking about simplicity: in our schedules, our spaces, and our spiritual life. Find out how busy God wants you to be, in this week's blog.
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Our work, love, pray favorites
Starbucks Has Closed Its Pay Gap in the US
Courtney Connelly with CNBC writes about how Starbucks has finally achieved 100% equal pay for all U.S. employees, and lists other companies with whom they join the ranks for equal pay.
6 Ways to Survive the Grief of Childlessness
Chelsea Patterson Sobolik with Christianity Today shares from the heart about dealing with the grief of longing for a child but not being able to have one.
3 Things the March for Our Lives Tells the Church About Gen Z
Daniel Whyte IV writes on Relevant Magazine with his thoughts on how church leaders should use the recent rise of Gen Z when considering how to minister to them.
Listen to the latest Mentoring Monday radio show!
Listen to the latest episode of the Mentoring Monday radio show, featuring Kathleen Cooke!
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!
- Forest Hills Baptist Church - Coffee Conversations - April 7 @ 10AM
- Chicago - April Power Breakfast in the City - April 10 @ 7AM
- San Francisco - Career Salon with Lisbeth McNabb - April 10 @ 6:30PM
- Southlake - April Luncheon - April 10 @ noon
- Houston - April Speaker Series - April 11 @ noon
- Colorado Springs - April Gathering - April 12 @ 6:30PM
- Portland - April Luncheon - April 12 @ noon
- San Diego - April Gathering - April 13 @ 11:30AM
- Austin - Northwest Small Group - April 15 @ 6:00PM
- Austin - Quarterly City-Wide Gathering - April 17 @ 6:00PM
- San Antonio - April Gathering - April 17 @ 11:45AM
- New York City - Winning in the Workplace - April 17 @ 6:30 PM
- Atlanta - April Luncheon - April 19 @ 11:30AM
- Phoenix - April Lunch Gathering - April 19 @ 11:30AM
- Austin - North Small Group Meeting - April 19 @ noon
- Denver - Launch Event - April 20 @ 1:00PM
- Chicago - April Luncheon - April 20 @ noon
- Tulsa - Breakfast Getaway to the Mercantile - April 21 @ 9:00AM
- Southlake - April Yoga Pants and Coffee Hour - April 21 @ 9:00AM
- Dallas - April Meet-Up Monday - April 23 @ 5:30PM
- Chicago - Relationship Life Cycle - April 23 @ 5:30PM
- Detroit - April Gathering - April 24 @ 6:00PM
- Springfield - April Gathering - April 25 @ 11:30AM
- Charlotte - Launch Event - April 26 @ 11:30AM
For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.