Weekend Update (5/10)

Here’s some stuff to check out that I think might be helpful and fun for you.

WeekendUpdate

Ministry

The New Legalism / “I continue to be amazed by the number of youth and young adults who are stressed and burnt out from the regular shaming and feelings of inadequacy if they happen to not be doing something unique and special.”

You Only Get Ten Hours Per Week / Brian Howard provides a helpful grid for prioritizing your work.

Personal

The Socially Acceptable Sin / “It’s everywhere in our society and churches, yet almost never talked about.”

Back Online After a Year Without the Internet / This was a long article, but intensely fascinating. If you’ve ever thought your life would be better without technology or internet, you might be wrong.

Dear Mr. President / A mom writes a letter to President Obama after trying to explain abortion and the Gosnell case to her kids.

Fun

One Verse Songs / Tim Hawkins condenses a few songs into one verse.

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Luke Simmons

I was born and raised in Denver, CO and lived there through high school. Then I moved to Champaign, IL where I attended the University of Illinois and played on the Fighting Illini baseball team. I was married in December, 2001 to Molly, who I met at the U of I. In June of 2002, we moved to Phoenix and have been here ever since. In July of 2006, we welcomed a baby girl, Abby, into our family.

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