Culture

Trending This Week (5.1)

Jacob Eckeberger
May 1st, 2015

Every week we pull our favorite links from across the inter-webs. This week’s trending links include resources for parents to survive the summer, consuming media the right way, connecting students with the rest of the church, and plenty of fuel for your procrastination.

BLOGS FROM YOUTHSPECIALTIES.COM THIS WEEK

Tony Akers wrote about “Helping Seniors Transition” – CLICK TO VIEW

We showcased a ton of amazing youth ministry thoughts that came out of youth workers at YS Team Training in Nashville, Houston, and Kansas City – CLICK TO VIEW

Coby Cagle shared how he uses the summer to “Innovate and Incubate” – CLICK TO VIEW

BLOGS FROM OTHER GREAT YOUTH WORKERS THIS WEEK

Fuller put together a great list you can forward to parents: “5 Free Resources to Survive the Summer” – CLICK TO VIEW

Youth Ministry Unleashed has some great fuel for small group conversations with students: “Consuming Media The Right Way” – CLICK TO VIEW

Andy Blanks wrote this great post: “Your Students’ View of the Bible Starts with You” – CLICK TO VIEW

Justin Knowles shared his thoughts on: “How Do You Connect Your Students to ‘Big’ Church?” – CLICK TO VIEW

Jen Hatmaker wrote honestly over at The Washington Post: “I, as a white mom of two black children, do not share Baltimore’s pain. Instead, I grieve with you.” – CLICK TO VIEW

FUN THINGS TO FUEL YOUR PROCRASTINATION

Pouring Molten Aluminum in a Watermelon – CLICK TO VIEW

Top 10 Cat Superpowers – CLICK TO VIEW

Stephen Hawking on One Direction – CLICK TO VIEW

Sesame Street: The Aveggies – Age of Bon Bon (Avengers Parody) – CLICK TO VIEW

Will it Blend? – Apple Watch – CLICK TO VIEW

Jacob Eckeberger

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