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Mental Illness and Marriage

August 4, 2017

mental illness and marriage


Your weekly roundup :: July 31 – August 4

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


This week’s blog: “Freedom: Still Searching?”

We’re wrapping up the month of July with a compilation of our favorite freedom-focused blogs from the 4word archives. We hope these blogs encourage you to continue seeking God’s freedom in every area of your life!



Our work, love, pray favorites


perfectionism at work



Five Ways Working More Slowly Can Boost Your Productivity

Faisal Hoque with Fast Company lists five surprising benefits of not working at breakneck speed.







When Your Spouse Is Mentally Ill

An anonymous writer shares her incredibly personal story on Christianity Today of journeying through mental illness with her spouse and what that looked like.






Redirection not Retirement

Peter Markgraaff with the Institute for Faith, Work & Economics encourages those feeling like they’re at a crossroads to realize they are never too old to find life’s purpose.







Listen to our latest “Mentoring Monday” show

Our latest “Mentoring Monday” radio show featured Naomi Inman.





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!

  • SeattleBrunch August 5 @ 10:00AM
  • ChicagoPower Breakfast in the CityAugust 8 @ 7:00AM
  • NashvilleRising Strong Book StudyAugust 8 @ noon
  • SouthlakeBook Study August 8 @ noon
  • PortlandAugust LuncheonAugust 10 @ noon
  • San DiegoGatheringAugust 11 @ 11:30AM
  • DallasBook Study at Preston CenterAugust 11 @ noon
  • San Diego – Summer Social and Concert – August 16 @ 5:30PM
  • Houston – Galleria Bible Study – August 17 @ 7:30AM
  • DallasMentor Program EventAugust 17 @ 6:00PM
  • Northwest AustinSmall GroupAugust 20 @ 6:00PM
  • ChicagoLeadership Team MeetingAugust 22 @ 7:00AM
  • South/Central AustinHappy HourAugust 22 @ 5:30PM
  • San FranciscoGatheringAugust 22 @ 6:00PM
  • NashvilleAfter-Work Gathering August 22 @ 6:30PM
  • Houston – Galleria Bible Study – August 24 @ 7:30AM
  • PhoenixGatheringAugust 24 @ 11:30AM
  • TulsaBook StudyAugust 26 @ 9:00AM
  • DallasFrisco Meet-Up MondayAugust 28 @ 5:00PM
  • Houston – Galleria Bible Study – August 31 @ 7:30AM

For details on these events, please visit our 4word Events page.




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