Holiday Hope for the Brokenhearted

Your weekly roundup :: December 9 – 13

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

Generosity Means You Believe in the Cause

Is generosity always a spontaneous act? Not always, says author Judy Foley. In fact, choosing how and where to be generous can be a game changer. Discover more on this week’s blog!

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Listen to Episode 15 now!

Melissa Hinnant, owner of Grace and Lace and a Shark Tank entrepreneur, talks about why she built an entire business centered on her desire to always give. Hosted by Jordan Johnstone.

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Our work, love, pray favorites

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

How To Fix The Broken Rung

Shelly Zallis with Forbes writes about the “broken rung” between entry-level positions and management roles and what can be done to fix it.

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

Avoid Yuletide Tension: Talk About Expectations

Pam Woody with Focus on the Family talks about the unspoken expectations many couples have about the Christmas season — and the problems that can stem from this.

Christianity, faith, spiritual walk, relationship with God

Hope for the Holidays When Your Heart Is Breaking

Sherri Gragg with Relevant Magazine shares her support for those not feeling so cheerful this holiday season.

Listen to Molly Fletcher podcast on gratitude

We love this episode from Molly Fletcher on cultivating joy, gratitude, and connection in our daily lives. She interviews SoulPancake CEO, Shabnam Mogharabi, who discusses being intentional about tuning into joy in our daily lives and the power of tackling tough conversations.

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.