Trending This Week (Aug 22)

Jacob Eckeberger
August 21st, 2014

Every Friday we pull our favorite links from across the inter-webs. This week's trending links include quick advice for how not to name a youth group, what you wish you knew about teens and digital media, tips for male pastors interacting with girls, the church's barriers to loving others, and all the fuel for your procrastination. 

Blogs From This Week

Jody Livingston (@JodyLivingston) shared a great guest post: “5 Kyes to Effective Campus Ministry” – CLICK TO VIEW

A new 1Q interview where 3 incredible youth workers respond to the question: “What practical ways do you balance family and ministry?” – CLICK TO VIEW

AFFIRM films is giving away a FREE discussion guide for the new film “The Remaining” – CLICK TO VIEW

Blogs From Other Great Youth Workers This Week

Tim Gough (@TimGoughUK) shares a great practical post: “How NOT to name your youth group” – CLICK TO VIEW

Fuller Youth Institute (@FullerFYI) had a great interview with Danah Boyd: “What you wish you knew about teens and digital media” – CLICK TO VIEW

Download Youth Ministry shared another great @DYMWebshow celebrating their 250th episode! – CLICK TO VIEW

Heather Campbell (@heatherlea17) wrote a post with good practical tips: “Tips for male pastors interacting with girls” – CLICK TO VIEW 

Relevant Magazine (@Relevantmag): “3 Barriers to the Church’s Ability to Love Others” – CLICK TO VIEW

Fun Things To Fuel Your Procrastination

Turtle VS Toy Truck – CLICK TO VIEW

Back to school parody: “Baby Got Class” – CLICK TO VIEW

Gilbert Gottfried does the speech from independence day – CLICK TO VIEW 

Bill Cosby confronts Jimmy Fallon about imitating him – CLICK TO VIEW

This commercial is so bad that it’s good – CLICK TO VIEW

Jacob Eckeberger

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