Your weekly roundup :: June 17 – 21
As you head into your weekend, here are a few articles from the past week we thought you might enjoy.
Simplifying your life and living with intention are keys to following the path that God designed for each of us, but those two mindsets are not easy to attain. We all want to experience life to the fullest, and that desire sometimes leaves us with packed schedules, copious amounts of stress, and the constant nagging feeling that we are missing out on something or aren’t stacking up to what society has identified as “perfect.”
Diane Paddison writes about three steps she has used throughout her life to help her clear out the clutter and focus everything on what matters most.
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On a scale of one to ten, how much joy does your life currently bring you? Marie Kondo shook us all (in the best possible way) with her quest to help us simplify our homes and let them truly bring us peace and joy. But why let our houses have all the fun? Sandy Olsson, founder of The Master’s Program for Women and a 4word Mentor, joins the podcast to talk about how to simplify your life and give yourself the chance to live intentionally. Hosted by Jordan Johnstone.
Our work, love, pray favorites
Molly Fletcher interviews Carli Lloyd, co-captain of Team USA in her fourth World Cup, to learn more about the leadership skills she has honed over the years to become the incredible player she is today.
Maria Magallanes with Women Working lists ten things we all do over the course of our lifetimes that hinder us from being truly happy.
David Nathaniel Clay with Relevant Magazine encourages Christians to not try to play up their accomplishments and instead appreciate the gift of their weaknesses.
Our 4word women join this amazing community because of their need for connection with women just like them. The 4word C-Level event is one of the many ways we minister to our 4word women! Watch the video recap of the C-Level Connection brunch from the 2019 Divine Design 4word Gala, and if you’re a C-Level woman, make your plans now to join us in Dallas, TX, on June 12-14, 2020, for our next C-Level event.
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!
- Philadelphia – Fairmont/Spring Garden Gathering – June 22 @ 10:00AM
- Washington D.C. – Metro Area Quarterly Foodie Friendzie at Salt Line – June 22 @ 11:30AM
- Austin – Summer Open House – June 23 @ 5:30PM
- Springfield – June Gathering – June 25 @ 11:30AM
- Colorado Springs – Enneagram Book Club for Couples – June 27 @ TBD
- Chicago – June Happy Hour – June 27 @ 5:00PM
- Chicago – June Luncheon – June 28 @ noon
- Colorado Springs – Network in Style – June 29 @ 9:00AM
- Oklahoma City – Meet Up – June 29 @ 10:30AM
For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.