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Sick Day Phobia is Real

October 6, 2017



Your weekly roundup :: October 2 – 6

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


This week’s blog: “Where Is Your Treasure?”

As women in the workplace, we’re no stranger to the daily plate-spinning required to balance priorities at work and at home. This month, we’re talking about priorities and sharing a few questions to help you assess and rank the different tasks, activities, and responsibilities in your life.

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Sick Day Phobia Is Real—But Why?

Kit Warchol with Career Contessa dives into the idea of “sick days” and why none of us want to take them, even when we really are sick.





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Why Loving Yourself Is Good Stewardship

Elizabeth Moyer writes on the Institute for Faith, Work & Economics blog and lobbies for the dire importance of “wholehearted living.”






Your Calling Actually Isn’t About You

Sharon Hodde Miller with Christianity Today shares her story of struggling to find her calling and encourages everyone to fight the pull of inward focus.





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Listen to our latest “Mentoring Monday” show

Our latest “Mentoring Monday” radio show featured Jennifer Spaulding.





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!

  • 4word Virtual Bible StudyEvery other ThursdaySeptember 28 – December 28 @ 12PM CST
  • Forest Hills Baptist ChurchSunday Evening SeriesOctober 8 @ 6:00PM
  • ChicagoPower Breakfast in the CityOctober 10 @ 7:00AM
  • SouthlakeMonthly LunchOctober 10 @ noon
  • NashvilleRising Strong Book StudyOctober 10 @ noon
  • AustinLakeway Small GroupOctober 10 @ 6:30PM
  • DallasFall Fellowship Bible Study with PCPCOctober 11 @ 7:00AM
  • HoustonDays of Heaven on Earth Bible StudyOctober 12 @ 7:00AM
  • HoustonGalleria Bible StudyOctober 12 @ 7:30AM
  • PortlandOctober LuncheonOctober 12 @ noon
  • AustinMeet-and-GreetOctober 12 @ 4:30PM
  • New SongMini WorkshopsOctober 12 @ 7:00PM
  • San DiegoGatheringOctober 13 @ 11:30AM
  • DallasPreston Center Book StudyOctober 13 @ noon
  • AustinNorthwest Small GroupOctober 15 @ 6:00PM
  • San AntonioGatheringOctober 17 @ 11:30AM
  • NashvilleBook StudyOctober 17 @ noon
  • TulsaOctober Luncheon and Sister ConversationsOctober 17 @ noon
  • DallasFall Fellowship Bible Study with PCPCOctober 18 @ 7:00AM
  • HoustonDays of Heaven on Earth Bible StudyOctober 19 @ 7:00AM
  • HoustonGalleria Bible StudyOctober 19 @ 7:30AM
  • AustinNorth Small GroupOctober 19 @ noon
  • DallasFrisco Meet Up MondayOctober 23 @ 5:30PM
  • ChicagoLeadership MeetingOctober 24 @ 7:00AM
  • DallasFall Fellowship Bible Study with PCPCOctober 25 @ 7:00AM
  • HoustonDays of Heaven on Earth Bible StudyOctober 26 @ 7:00AM
  • HoustonGalleria Bible StudyOctober 26 @ 7:30AM
  • PhoenixLunch GatheringOctober 26 @ 11:30AM
  • TulsaBook StudyOctober 28 @ 9:00AM
  • Forest Hills Baptist ChurchYoung Professionals (18-40)October 28 @ 10:00AM

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




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