Losing Your Job Might Be a Gift From God

Your weekly roundup :: August 19 – 23

As you head into your weekend, here are a few articles from the past week we thought you might enjoy.


Sign up now for the upcoming 4word Mentor Program class!

It’s time for a new 4word Mentor Program class! If you’ve been thinking about getting a mentor for a while but just haven’t found a good fit, give our program a try.

Our mentor and mentee pairs are hand-picked according to the mentee’s goals and expectations for the mentorship, and our mentors all operate from a foundation of faith. Click here to sign up today! 


Survivor of Sexual Discrimination, Harassment & Retaliation

Judy Foley, Founder and CEO of The Culture of Trust, shares her personal story of surviving sexual discrimination and harassment and how she’s evolved. 

Did you know our Monday blogs are now available in Spanish? If you or someone you know is interested in receiving these blogs each week, click here

Listen to Episode 11 now!

Racism, ageism, sexism, and many other issues affect us in the workplace and then bleed outside the office and into our daily lives, too. Joi Freeman, a highly successful business woman and 4word woman, talks about what it’s like to be a single woman of color in the workplace, and how her status carries over to the church. Hosted by Jordan Johnstone.


Our work, love, pray favorites

women in the workplace, career advice, Christians in the workplace

It’s 2019. Why is gender discrimination still so prominent in the workplace?

Kim Lawson with Charlotte Five lists four things that could help level the scales for men and women in the workplace. 

relationships, dating, singleness, Christian dating, Christian relationships, parenting

10 Signs You’re a Chronic People Pleaser—and How to Stop

Career Contessa highlights ten traits of someone who can’t help but please others, even at their own expense.

Christianity, faith, spiritual walk, relationship with God

Lost Your Job? Perhaps It’s God’s Gift of a Career Change

Gary Hansen writes on the Institute for Faith, Work & Economics blog with his personal story of finding the blessing in losing his job.

Listen to this week’s Mentoring Monday show!

Don’t miss this week’s episode of Mentoring Monday, featuring Dr. Marlene Bizub.


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.