Trending This Week (Aug 15)

Jacob Eckeberger
August 14th, 2014

Every Friday we pull our favorite links from across the inter-webs. This week's trending links include back to school prep, a discussion about how marketing shapes kids, another DYM Webshow, tips for recruiting volunteers, and plenty of fuel for your procrastination. 

Blogs From This Week

Tic Long discusses leadership and how Christ encourages us to lead differently: “How to Lead Well” CLICK TO VIEW

Matt Larking (@MattWLarkin) reminds us all that we should be good stewards of our time and energy: “What you are doing is NOT good!” CLICK TO VIEW

Blogs From Other Great Youth Workers This Week

Jason Sansbury (@JasonSansbury) wrote a great post with practical ways to start the school year well: “Back to School Prep” CLICK TO VIEW

Walt Mueller continues the CPYU (@CPYU) series on how marketing shapes kids: “Youth Culture Today” CLICK TO VIEW

Another great DYM Webshow (@DYMWebshow) this week: “Episode 249” CLICK TO VIEW

Awana Youth Ministry (@AwanaYM) shared a great short video with some ideas for recruiting volunteers: “Recruiting Volunteers” – CLICK TO VIEW 

Jason Carr (@MyLegacyNow) put together a short practical list for when small group doesn't go as planned: “The Recovery” – CLICK TO VIEW

Fun Things To Fuel Your Procrastination

Pained Faces Of Soloing Rockstars Make A Lot More Sense With Giant Slugs: CLICK TO VIEW

The Muppets cover Beastie Boys (sorta) and it's amazing: CLICK TO VIEW

You apparently turn into The Rock when you drink a gallon of milk: CLICK TO VIEW 

A Turkish farmer invented a robot to keep bears away from his crops… and it will haunt your dreams: CLICK TO VIEW

“Apparently” Kid get's songified: CLICK TO VIEW

Jacob Eckeberger

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