Here are some additional resources related to the topics we discuss through the EXIT experiences. Enjoy!
BOOK— “After College: Navigating Transitions, Relationships and Faith” by Erica Young Reitz — The years after college can be some of the most uncertain, unstable times of life. Many recent graduates grieve the loss of community, question their place in the world, and struggle to find meaningful work. Learn how to flourish with this practical guide addressing the top issues graduates face: making decisions, finding friends, managing money, discerning your calling, and much more.
FINDING A CHURCH
*Finding a Church–Practical Points (printable)
*”This Bod’s for You (or, Why Go to a Local Church?)”
*“Should I Go? The Both/And of Body Life”, Stephen Lutz blog, October 10, 2012
FAITH AND WORK
*A Faith that Works: Perspective and Tools (printable)
*Interview “Katherine Leary Aldsdorf: We’re Made to Work”, Faith and Leadership, January 28, 2013.
*“How to Share Your Faith at Work”, The Gospel Coalition blog, June 2, 2014
*“Is All Work a High Calling?”, The High Calling
Two online communities that offer excellent resources for integrating faith and work in our everyday lives:
*Relating to Your Parents Post-College (printable)
*A one-stop shop for financial wisdom, practices, and tools. If you have never enrolled in a Financial Peace University Course (offered by many churches), we strongly recommend it!
Other online budgeting resources:
*Check our Calvary Church Alumni page for more resources (including a list of church recommendations in various locations)
*“20 Things Nobody Tells You When You Graduate College”, Time article by Jon Acuff, May 6, 2015