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A Disturbing Culture Shift: Popular Apps and Websites and What They Tell us About Today's Youth

I’ve noticed a disturbing trend and shift in the current teen culture. The point of awareness came to me when I was preparing and researching different apps that are currently popular with teens. 543 more words

Parenting

#100wordbookreview An Ethic of Excellence by Ron Berger

A text which lives up to its name; a beautifully crafted narrative sharing an inspirational educators philosophy and principles.

As well as telling a personal heart warming tale of making education purposeful, personal and relevant this book shares how to apply these principles in your practice. 60 more words

Reinventing How We Work

The only way to build passion is to go out into the world and experience a lot of stuff.” – David Kelley, IDEO founder… 353 more words

Change

A Double Crisis

Near the beginning of Mark Labberton’s book Called, he writes, “The church has lost its way in the world. What’s more, it doesn’t know it. This is a double crisis for a community that Jesus said is to be the light of the world, the salt of the earth (Matthew 5:13-16). 990 more words

Culture Shift

The Truman Show - Nobody is Racist Anymore....right?

Do you remember watching The Truman Show in elementary school? It’s on Netflix so if you are in the mood to reminisce, you can do what I did and check it out! 581 more words

People

Missional Questions for Every Congregation to Ask

In Scott Sunquist’s book Understanding Christian Mission, he lists six missional questions every congregation needs to be asking to help them live into God’s missional plan. 1,064 more words

The Most Depressing Job Fair. EVER.

I definitely went to one today, and I’m not exaggerating–it deserves the biggest trophy for making people sick and miserable. It was held in a small, plain room with only a couple of recruiters from the most corporate businesses you will ever encounter: Allstate Insurance, New York Life, some small company that markets vacation spots, and the Northeastern School in Seattle that was recruiting for potential students for their MBA, Project Management, or MPA programs. 413 more words

Life