Each week I like to make at least four suggestions on a resource that has been an encouragement to me. I hope it might encourage you, as well. My suggestions aren’t necessarily churched, or spiritually related, but they are good reads, listens, learnings, gadgets, and restaurants. Let me know what you think HERE
Here’s Your 4forFRIDAY May 18, 2017
A Really Good Read: 5 Daily Choices the Smartest People Make
According to multiple sources, the average number of decisions an adult makes each day is about 35,000. Some are smart, others … well, let’s just keep things on a positive note and say it’s the smart decisions you make every day that will lead to success.
A Great Article to Read:7 Habits of Highly (Financially) Effective People
Just like bacon ice cream and “Call Me Maybe” parodies, self-help trends come and go. But Stephen Covey’s game-changing book “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People,” which has sold more than 25 million copies, is one of a handful of titles that’s still as relevant today as when it was first published 28 years ago. Bonus: It’s also a pretty useful blueprint for managing money. Here’s how you can use the book’s touchstone habits to up your financial game.
A Really Solid Read: The Rosie Project
I’m a bit late to the party with this one, but Bill Gates considers this a must read. I think you’ll laugh out loud a few times. The international bestselling romantic comedy “bursting with warmth, emotional depth, and…humor,” (Entertainment Weekly) featuring the oddly charming, socially challenged genetics professor, Don, as he seeks true love.
A Solid Listen: Pentatonix Version IV – Classics
The five-member a capella group Pentatonix has released a new music video featuring their own arrangement of Elvis Presley’s “Can’t Help Falling In Love”. The somber yet beautiful rendition is one of the seven tracks released from their latest album, PTX Vol. IV – Classics. The simple video, set against a black backdrop, focuses on the group, as the camera pans to each singer in a circle while their voices are woven in and out together by the melody.
And a quote I’m pondering from Dwight Eisenhower: “The middle of the road is all of the usable surfaces. The extremes, right and left, are in the gutters.”
See you Sunday at Sugar Hill Church for our Graduate Day with some of the greatest stories of faith, that will encourage you and your family.
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