Tag Archives: Millennials

Are your thoughts up to date?

(Click here for a video of John reading this Catch.) I must say, I am thrilled at the responses we have gotten to yesterday’s Catch about older people going downward in age and outward in relationships as opposed to the … Continue reading

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Down and out in your town

(Click here for a video of John reading this Catch.) I know there are older people who might like me, and me them, but generally speaking, it appears older people naturally go up in age and inward in focus. I … Continue reading

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‘Take A Chance On Me’

(Click here for a video of John reading this Catch.) I think John is a pioneer. I know Marti is. Are there others? Are there older, wiser people out there who are willing to invest in me, believe in me, … Continue reading

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Simply the Best

“I am tired of people criticizing my generation,” wrote a Millennial in our recent questionnaire. “Why can’t people just listen — and then call out the best in me? Even if they are considered an elder, I want a friend. … Continue reading

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Down and out

Today we put a new spin on “down and out.” We’re not talking about being knocked out. We’re saying “down and out” is the way to go — the way we want you to focus, especially if you’re a boomer. … Continue reading

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World on fire

In several Catches this week we are recalling to everyone some of the characteristics of the Jesus Movement that fostered a revival 50 years ago, in seeking to create, not another movement, but an environment conducive to God’s direct involvement … Continue reading

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Listening to millennials

We need to start listening to millennials. They are sensitive to things that are near to the heart of God, but have been overlooked by evangelicals for decades.  Take just the single issue of justice. I grew up dead center … Continue reading

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He is greater than me

“It took me a long time to figure out what that meant,” he said. I was standing in line a few days ago in the local grocery when a young millennial behind me made a comment that at first I … Continue reading

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Wake up to the world

It is a travesty when the people of God become the holy oil sprinkled on the status quo. – Os Guinness My fictional character, Ben Beamering from the novel we’ve been talking about lately, Saint Ben, never did what was … Continue reading

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Your Perspective Matters

“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” — Henry David Thoreau We are greatly encouraged by the number of Catch Citizens who responded to our request for their good thinking, insights and understandings. However, this … Continue reading

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