“This book cuts through the fakeness and fear. Part memoir and part manual, it offers hope for real people who often have real worries…I wrote this foreword because this was a book I needed, and I think other people need it too.” — Jon Acuff, Best Selling Author of Quitter, START and Do Over
"Being a man in contemporary culture can be extremely confusing. Rhett Smith brings light to the subject in, What it Means to be a Man. I highly recommend it." -- Gary Chapman, Best Selling Author of The 5 Love Languages
Outspoken: Conversations on Church Communication, which was a project that I wrote with 65 other contributors. You can read my contribution on Personal Growth, All Clear Communication Must Begin Here.
The New Media Frontier: Blogging, Vlogging and Podcasting for Christ, where I wrote a chapter on New Media Ministry to the MySpace-Facebook Generation: Employing New Media Technologies Effectively in Youth Ministries. 5 Things Every Parent Needs to Know About Their Kids and Sex by Anne Maria Miller, where I wrote a section on how to talk to your kids about sex, especially from a developmental perspective that takes into consideration theological and psychological concerns.
Arleen Spenceley -- 3 Lessons and 2 Tips
Relevant Magazine -- One Thing Every Marriage Needs: How a Simple Exercise Could Change Your Marriage
Relevant Magazine -- Are Christians Bad at Commitment?
Start Marriage Right -- Transform Your Marriage
Relevant Magazine -- How to Become a Great Parent Before You Have Kids
Fuller Youth Institute -- Feelings Not Allowed: How Our Response to Boys Sabotages Their Relationships
Fuller Youth Institute -- Failure: When Things Fall Apart in Our Kids' Lives
Fuller Youth Institute -- The Best Family Summer Ever
Fuller Youth Institute -- Tips for Successfully Launching Your Kids into College
ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION
Fuller Youth Institute -- Naming and Navigating Depression in the Lives of Teenagers
Faith Village -- What it Means to be a Man [Excerpt]: Depression: Trapped in our Anger
Converge Magazine -- What it Means to be a Man [Excerpt]: Manliness between the Extremes
Allison Vesterfelt -- What if You and Your Anxiety Were Friends?
Relevant Magazine -- Christian--and Depressed
Relevant Magazine -- Is There Room for Anxiety in the Church?
Sticky Faith -- Anxiety in the In-Between Stages of Our Lives: Healthy Strategies for Coping with Transitions
Introverted Church -- A Quiet Peace: Advent Anxiety
Catalyst -- Anxiety and Church Leadership
Fuller Youth Institute -- Managing Anxiety in the Family: Strategies for Changing Our Relationship Dance
Fuller Youth Institute -- Maintaining Relational Presence in a Technological World
Collide Magazine -- Twitter: On Second Thought
Collide Magazine -- Why Twitter? Shaping Our Narrative One Tweet at a Time
VOCATION AND SELF-CARE
Catalyst Conference -- Calling and Identity: The Intimate Relationship
Relevant Magazine -- Generation Indecision
People of the Second Chance (POTSC) -- Avoiding Grace
Youth Specialties -- Setting Up for the Long Haul: Establishing Boundaries and Self-Care