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Putting the faith into Facebook: how millennials are modernising the Church of England

Nick’s tongue would appear at the corner of his mouth whenever he filled in his worksheet.

Churches are using targeted social media ads to convert and recruit.

“Go and make disciples of all 18- to 34-year-olds within a 10-mile radius who prefer Chick-fil-A to Popeyes.”

Young People Are Going to Save Us All From Office Life - The New York Times

Gen Z-ers and millennials have been called lazy and entitled. Could they, instead, be among the first to understand the proper role of work in life?

Inspire: Are We Listening to Young Adults? | Christian Reformed Church

When it comes to raising up the next generation of leaders in the Christian Reformed Church, said Dr. Mary Hulst, we need to be willing to have frank conversations about money, sex, and power.

Millennial loneliness poll: 22 percent say they have “no friends” - Vox

Loneliness can be helpful, unless it becomes chronic.

Anything But Christian: Why Millennials Leave the Church

You’ve seen us, with our man-buns and wrist-tattoos. We’ve lurked in the corners of your church coffee-shops: girls with half their hair buzzed away, boys with blooming beards. We come after college…

Innocent Children Are Dying In Unconscionable Human Warehouses On the US-Mexico Border, But I’m Going to Use My Polit...

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‘The Human Experience Is Infinite.’ - The New York Times

Fewer than two decades ago, L.G.B.T. youth had a few mainstream labels to understand their identities. Today, the terminology is far more extensive.

The Pacific Northwest is the American religious future - Religion News Service

SEATTLE (RNS) — Early in this century, the academic center that I direct undertook a research project to examine religion and regionalism in American public life. Of the eight regions we divided the country into, the most distinctive was the Pacific Northwest — Washington, Oregon and Alaska.

These Millennials Got New Roommates. They’re Nuns. - The New York Times

A project called Nuns and Nones moved religion-free millennials into a convent.

Opinion | Five Lies Our Culture Tells - The New York Times

The cultural roots of our political problems.

Let He Who Is Without Yeezys Cast the First Stone - The New York Times

Should pastors wear $5,000 sneakers? There’s been soul-searching recently over materialism in houses of worship.

"Christus vivit": Post-Synodal Exhortation to Young People and to the entire People of God (25 March 2019) | Francis

Pope Francis’post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation dedicated to Young People and to the entire People of God, “Christus vivit”, the result of the 15th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment [3 to 28 October 2018], 25 March 2019

March 21st | Burned out? Here’s some advice.

Millennials: burned out? Not a new phenomenon, with possibly ancient cures. Do you want your airline safety features to be like the after-market upgrades on your car? And: electroconvulsive therapy is the second most controversial medical procedure, other than abortion. Now the legislature might legalize its involuntary application.

Can better corporate organization humanize the marketplace? Kickstarter is finding out. | America Magazine

Kickstarter is one of a small but growing number of entities, known as “benefit corporations” or “public benefit corporations,” that are ushering in a new approach to business.

Almost Half of Practicing Christian Millennials Say Evangelism Is Wrong - Barna Group

In a new report Barna finds that Christian Millennials feel conflicted about evangelism—in fact, almost half believe it is wrong to share their faith.

Employ Millennials? Here's Why You Should NOT Try To Retain Them

Millennials may not be 'loyal', but they can add tremendous value to your company.

Opinion | The Fleecing of Millennials - The New York Times

Their incomes are flat. Their wealth is down. And Washington is aggravating future threats.

Watch Saturday Night Live Highlight: Millennial Millions - NBC.com

Watch Saturday Night Live highlight 'Millennial Millions' on NBC.com

Late to Launch: The Post-Collegiate Struggle - The New York Times

Despite a low unemployment rate, many young adults lack job prospects that mesh with their idealized vision of the post-college world.

How Millennials Became The Burnout Generation

I couldn’t figure out why small, straightforward tasks on my to-do list felt so impossible. The answer is both more complex and far simpler than I expected.

Is the Protestant Work Ethic Real? (Ep. 360) - Freakonomics Freakonomics

People who are involved in religion tend to have lower rates of drug use, higher levels of happiness, and longer lives. But does religion actually cause any of that? (Photo: Kevin Dooley/Flickr)

Opinion | The Return of Paganism - The New York Times

Maybe there actually is a genuinely post-Christian future for America.

Millennials Didn’t Kill the Economy. The Economy Killed Millennials.

The American system has thrown them into debt, depressed their wages, kept them from buying homes—and then blamed them for everything.