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Stop Giving 100%

August 11, 2017

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runner exhausted don't give 100%


Your weekly roundup :: August 7 – August 11

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


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This week’s blog: “Stop Pushing and Start Resting”

Resting is not just about getting more sleep. Rest is about replenishing your soul, your relationships, and your reason for existing on this earth. Read this week’s blog to learn more about the importance of rest and how you can build a rhythm of rest into your life.



Our work, love, pray favorites


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If You’re Giving 100% at Work, You’re Making a Huge Mistake

Kathleen McAuliffe with Career Contessa urges you to stop trying to run at maximum speed all day, every day, and instead adopt an 80/20 mindset.





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4 Life Lessons to Support a Strong Marriage

Mike and Tammy Oswalt share their marriage story (so far!) and list four “life lessons” they’ve learned along the way.




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After 50 Years in a Wheelchair, I Still Walk with Jesus

Kelli B. Trujillo with Christianity Today interviews Joni Eareckson Tada and talks about the accident that changed her life 50 years ago.







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!

  • San DiegoGatheringAugust 11 @ 11:30AM
  • DallasBook Study at Preston CenterAugust 11 @ noon
  • TulsaAugust Luncheon and Sister ConversationsAugust 15 @ noon
  • San DiegoSummer Social and ConcertAugust 16 @ 5:30PM
  • HoustonGalleria Bible StudyAugust 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
  • HoustonGalleria Bible StudyAugust 24 @ 7:30AM
  • PhoenixGatheringAugust 24 @ 11:30AM
  • TulsaBook StudyAugust 26 @ 9:00AM
  • DallasFrisco Meet-Up MondayAugust 28 @ 5:00PM
  • Los AngelesAugust GatheringAugust 29 @ 6:00PM
  • New York CityPrayer MeetingAugust 29 @ 6:30PM
  • HoustonGalleria Bible StudyAugust 31 @ 7:30AM

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




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