Links You’ll Like (7/31/17)

A weekly collection of thought-provoking, helpful, and fun online content.

Links You'll Like

Every week, I will be sharing a collection of thought-provoking, helpful, and fun online content that I think you’ll like. I want to help you infuse faith into your life and the broader culture. My hope is that this content will help you do both.

Links You’ll Like

3 Spiritual Reasons to Do Something You’re Not Good At – by Michael Kelley

As I’m writing this, I’m just a few hours away from when I will lace up my tennis shoes and play a 5 on 5, full court basketball game.

To be clear: I didn’t even make the junior high basketball team.

“My side, right or wrong” – by Seth Godin

Just give this a read.

10 Signs Of Highly Successful Leaders With Grit – by Brian Dodd

You cannot have success without grit. It is inherent in successful leaders.

7 Inspiring Writing Tips From On Writing Well – by Monica M. Clark

In case you like to write…

The One Time When Sleep Is Bad For You – by Marvin Williams

There are all kinds of studies that tell us that sleep is good for us. But, as I was reading Luke 22 the other day, I recognized the one time when Jesus said that sleep was bad for us.

From The Seahawks to Seminary – by Jared C. Wilson

I then learned that Tyler had come to the Midwest to train for the pastorate after surrendering a promising ambition to play in the NFL.

When a book isn’t enough – by Aaron Armstrong

For the last year, I’ve been trying to better understand the experience of people of different ethnicities—particularly African Americans. I’m not going to pretend that I’m unfamiliar with racism. Racism exists within Canadian culture, just as much as in any other. But what we read and see on the news here… It’s different.

Spiritual Formation is about Story – by Scot McKnight

This series is what happens when Dallas Willard meets N.T. Wright!

If you’re not following Mike Lee, you need to change that right away. They just released a new album. Links are in the YouTube description.

This was wild. Wildly cool!

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Brandon is the Spiritual Development Pastor at The Crossing, a church plant on the east side of Cincinnati. He is the author of Crucified to Life and Preaching Sticky Sermons. His passion is helping people discover hope and transformation in Christ. He & his wife, Sara & their daughters, Kairea & Piper, live on the east side of Cincinnati with their two dogs.

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