How to Love Those Who Think Differently Than You
Your weekly roundup :: July 11 – 15
As you head into your weekend, here are a few articles from the past week we thought you might enjoy.
Hear from 4word’s 2023 Gala speaker, Jamie Kern Lima!
Jamie Kern Lima, who founded It Cosmetics and sold it for $1.2 billion 8 years later, shares the keys to building great organizations, on the Craig Groeschel Leadership Podcast. Listen here.
Want to see Jamie in person? Click here to get your tickets to the 2023 4word Gala!
Learn How To Get Rid of the ‘Fluff’ In Your List of Priorities
4word founder Diane Paddison shares how she learned to get rid of the “fluff” in her priorities and hone in on what matters most to her, an exercise that has resulted in her living a much more fulfilling and focused life.
Did you know we have Monday blogs available in Spanish and Mandarin?
NEW episode – Listen to Part 1 of Donna Letier’s story
Listen to Part 1 of Donna Letier‘s story and hear how living around the globe gave her a love for everyone and a desire to always go after what she felt would bring joy and accomplishment to her life.
Be part of a global mission to impact 10 million women to integrate their faith at home and at work. 4word is a global organization with expansive networks connecting women every day. Join us and be part of the journey. To learn more about Journey 4word, click here!
Our work, love, pray favorites
How to Avoid Being Stuck With Dead-End Work
Kevin J. Delaney with Time reviews The No Club, a clear-headed explanation of how many of us—particularly women—overwork ourselves or miss opportunities for advancement because we’re not critical enough about the work that we take on.
Adam’s Aloneness Wasn’t Just His Singlehood
Danielle Treweek with Christianity Today explains that, in Adam’s story, the Bible points to a deeper truth—that it is not good for us to be isolated from community.
Three Ways You Can Love Those Who Think Differently
Angela Perritt with Relevant Magazine encourages us, as the world watches Christians, to glorify God in how we choose love over hate and compassion over division.
Listen to the latest Mentoring Monday show featuring Naomi Inman!
Success Made to Last Mentoring Monday focuses on setting Godly examples and being role models. Hear from Naomi Inman, a very experienced mentor and counselor.
4word: Community Group Events
If you are not yet connected with a community group, please join one! See the complete list of virtual meetings by clicking HERE.
Virtual Global Gathering – 7/15 @ 8:00 AM Central Time
Bay Area “The Road Ahead Summer 2022 Cohort Series begins7/5 @ 6:00 PM Pacific Time
NEW! 4word Women in STEM Virtual Group beginning 9/13 @ 6:00 PM Central Time
Ongoing Monthly Gatherings
- Virtual Global Gathering – 7/15 @ 8:00 AM Central Time
- Houston Summer Social – 7/15 @ 7:30 AM
- Philadelphia Fairmount/Spring Garden – 7/16 @ 10:00 AM
- Tulsa Breakfast Group – 7/16 @ 9:00 AM
- Houston Gathering Virtually – 7/19 @ 6:30 PM
- San Antonio Luncheon – 7/19 @ Noon
- Detroit Gathering – 7/20 @ 5:30 PM
- Philadelphia Old City/Historic District Virtual Gathering – 7/20 @ 7:30 AM
- Colorado Springs Gathering – 7/21 @ 6:30 PM
- Portland Luncheon – 7/21 @ Noon
- DFW Dallas Breakfast – 7/22 @ 8:00 AM
- Oklahoma City Gathering – 7/23 @ 10:30 AM
- Military Study – 7/27 @ 7:00 PM
- Tulsa Luncheon – 7/27 @ Noon
For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.