Insecurity is something all humans struggle with. Young and old, male and female, across the globe--insecurity has no boundaries. While it is a commonality among humanity, it doesn't mean it's something you have to live with. Insecurity is painful for many, but there is a greater fear to drown out the lesser one. Scripture tells us that the fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. It is in this greater fear, that we learn how to grow, live, and, possibly defeat, our insecurity. Join us to learn how to live fearlessly.
What is burn-out and why has the World Health Organization reclassified it as an occupational syndrome? What causes it and how can it be dangerous to our health if not addressed? Today we will gain some keen insights on healthy living and avoiding burn-out.
John Perritt (MDiv RTS ’09 & DMin SBTS ’16) served in youth ministry at Pear Orchard Presbyterian Church for over 12 years. Prior to that, he served in youth ministry at First Presbyterian Church in Hattiesburg, MS. He published Your Days Are Numbered (2016), What Would Judas Do? (2017), and Time Out! The Gift or god of Youth Sports. He has also published articles with The Gospel Coalition and Desiring God.
Dr. Linda Mintle is a licensed marriage and family therapist, a licensed clinical social worker and national expert on relationships and the psychology of food, weight and body image. With 30 years of clinical experience working with couples, families and individuals, she brings her common sense approach to people who want to live in positive mental health. Dr. Mintle is a best-selling author with 19 book titles to her credit, winner of the Mom’s Choice Award, a national news consultant, featured writer for Beliefnet and hosts her own website.